Reviews of Purple Noon (1960) and related work

Purple Noon (1960Moving picture, 118 minutes)

Based on the first of Highsmith’s Ripliad novels.

fiction moving picture

The American Friend (1977Moving picture, 125 minutes)

Based on the third novel in the series.

fiction moving picture spin-off

‣‣ Ripley’s Game (2002Moving picture, 110 minutes)

Malkovich is an improvement, but pretty much the only one.

fiction moving picture same source material

The Talented Mr. Ripley (1999Moving picture, 139 minutes)

fiction moving picture same source material