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Also Known As: Died: February 4, 1995
Born: January 19, 1921 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Fort Worth, Texas, USA Profession: Misc. Crew ...


Cast (feature film)

Motion and Emotion (1990) as Herself
A portrait of the celebrated West German filmmaker Wim Wenders.

Writer (feature film)

Carol (2015)
In 1950s New York, two women, one older and one younger, fall in love.
Two Faces of January (2014)
Intrigue begins at the Parthenon when wealthy American tourists Chester MacFarland and his young wife Collete meet American expat Rydal, a con artist working as a tour guide. Instead of becoming his latest marks, the two befriend him, but a murder at the couple's hotel puts all three on the run toge
Cry of the Owl, The (2010)
A troubled young man, Robert, leaves the big city and his ex-wife for the tranquility of a small town. He finds respite from his problems by secretly watching the normal domestic life of a woman he doesn't know through her kitchen window. When Jenny catches Robert in the act, she doesn't call the po
Ripley Under Ground (2005)
Set in the contemporary art world in London, Tom Ripley, is now at the forefront of a forgery ring that produces art attributed to a dead painter who the world believes is still alive. When an aficionado discovers some of the forgeries and threatens to expose the ring, Ripley stages a news conferenc
Ripley's Game (2002) as Source Material (From Novel: "Ripley'S Game")
The continuing story of Tom Ripley, a career criminal who has amassed his wealth through various illicit activities, including murder. He is married and living in France, when the necessity arises to silence two foes who could reveal his dark past. Concocting an assassination plan, Ripley makes a de
The Talented Mr. Ripley (1999) as Source Material Novel
A con artist infiltrates a playboy''''s glamorous life.
Petits Contes Cruels - La Terrapene, Les (1986) as Novel As Source Material

Misc. Crew (feature film)

The Talented Mr. Ripley (1999)
A con artist infiltrates a playboy''''s glamorous life.
Once You Meet a Stranger (1996)
Remake of the 1951 feature film, "Strangers on a Train." Two women meet on a train and are bound together in a pact to commit murder.
Geschichtenerzahler, Der (1989)
When a frustrated novelist's abused and fed-up wife fails to return from her vacation he's suspected of murder.
Cry of the Owl, The (1987)
A depressed draughtsman, seeking escape from his vindictive wife, becomes a peeping tom -- until his liason with the object of his desire leads to blackmail and murder.
Tell Him I Love Him (1977)
David is an accountant. He leaves town every Friday, pretending he is going to take care of his parents at their old people's home. But actually his parents are dead, and he spends the week-ends converting a chalet. He intends to live there with Lise, a woman he knows and loves since childhood. But Lise has just married another and has a baby. David's mad love does not see those facts as an obstacle...
American Friend, The (1977)
Jonathan Zimmermann, a picture framer in Hamburg is diagnosed as having leu leukemia. Ripley, an American art dealer dealing in forgeries, uses this fact to arrange for a mob associate of his to recruit Zimmermann as a hit man. Zimmermann agrees to this because this would ensure his family's financial future. Zimmermann descends into a nightmare world of deceit and double dealing. The narrative acts as a metaphor for the relationship between American (Hollywood) and post-war German culture. The appearance of several Hollywood directors in cameo roles underlines this.

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