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The Talented Mr. Ripley (1999)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $81,292,135Details
International Box Office $47,500,000
Worldwide Box Office $128,792,135
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Movie Details

Production Budget:$40,000,000
Domestic Releases: December 24th, 1999 (Wide) by Paramount Pictures
Video Release: June 27th, 2000 by Warner Home Video
MPAA Rating: R for violence, language and brief nudity
Running Time: 139 minutes
Franchise: Ripley
Comparisons: vs. The Count of Monte Cristo
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Keywords: Film Noir
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction
Production Companies: Mirage Enterprises, Timnick Film
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,003 $21,097 Apr 21, 2000 121
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,030 $35,717 Apr 14, 2000 114
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 871 $85,386 Apr 7, 2000 107
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 802 $134,373 Mar 31, 2000 100
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 700 $202,464 Mar 24, 2000 93
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,467 $78,471 Mar 17, 2000 86
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,385 $118,162 Mar 10, 2000 79
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,107 $210,407 Mar 3, 2000 72
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 920 $358,501 Feb 25, 2000 65
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 586 $951,425 Feb 18, 2000 58
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 518 $1,686,151 Feb 11, 2000 51
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 515 $2,488,414 Feb 4, 2000 44
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 705 $2,780,431 Jan 28, 2000 37
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 818 $3,710,484 Jan 21, 2000 30
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 560 $6,820,619 Jan 14, 2000 23
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 621 $9,322,535 Jan 7, 2000 16
Fastest Movies to Earn $50 Million at the Domestic Box Office 709 $52,004,000 Jan 7, 2000 15
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 774 $12,387,523 Dec 31, 1999 9
Biggest January Day at the Domestic Box Office 345 $6,136,000 Jan 1, 2000 8
Biggest Sunday at the Domestic Box Office 1,003 $6,300,000 Dec 26, 1999 2
Biggest December Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 239 $12,738,237 Dec 24, 1999 2
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,430 $12,738,237 Dec 24, 1999 2
Widest Opening Weekend 1,838 2,307 Dec 24, 1999 2
Biggest December Day at the Domestic Box Office 494 $6,389,000 Dec 25, 1999 1
Biggest Saturday at the Domestic Box Office 1,848 $6,389,000 Dec 25, 1999 1

Cast

   Tom Ripley
   Marge Sherwood
   Dickie Greenleaf
Cate Blanchett    Meredith Logue
Philip Seymour Hoffman    Freddie Miles
Jack Davenport    Peter Smith-Kingsley
James Rebhorn    Herbert Greenleaf
Sergio Rubini    Inspector Roverini
Philip Baker Hall    Alvin MacCarron
Celia Weston    Aunt Joan
Rosario Fiorello    Fausto
Stefania Rocca    Silvana
Ivano Marescotti    Colonnello Verrecchia
Anna Longhi    Signora Buffi
Alessandro Fibrizi    Sergeant Baggio
Lisa Eichhorn    Emily Greenleaf
Gretchen Egolf    Fran
Jack Willis    Greenleaf Chaffeur
Frederick Alexander Bosche    Fran's Boyfriend
Dario Bergesio    Police Officer
Larry Kaplan    Uncle Ted
Claire Hardwick    Gucci Assistant
Nino Prester    American Express Clerk
Lorenzo Mancuso    Bus Driver
Onofrio Mancuso    Priest
Massimo Reale    Immigration Officer
Emanuele Carucci Viterbi    American Express Clerk
Caterina De Regibus    Dahlia
Silvana Bosi    Ermelinda
Gianfranco Barra    Desk Manager Aldo
Renato Scarpa    Tailor
Deirdre Lovejoy    Fighting Neighbors
Brian Tarantina    Fighting Neighbor
Guy Barker    Napoli Jazz Septet (Trumpet)
Bernardo Sassetti    Napoli Jazz Septet [ Piano]
Perico Sambeat    Napoli Jazz Septet [Alto Sax]
Gene Calderazzo    Napoli Jazz Septet [Drums]
Joseph Lepore    Napoli Jazz Septet [Double Bass]
Rosario Giuliuni    Napoli Jazz Septet [Tenor Sax]
Eddy Palermo    Napoli Jazz Septet [Electric Guitar]
Byron Wallen    San Remo Jazz Sextet [Cornet]
Pete King    San Remo Jazz Sextet [Alto Sax]
Clark Tracy    San Remo Jazz Sextet [Drums]
Jean Toussaint    San Remo Jazz Sextet [Tenor Sax]
Geoff Gascogne    San Remo Jazz Sextet [Bass]
Carlo Negroni    San Remo Jazz Sextet [Piano]
Beppe Fiorello    Silvana's Fiance
Marco Quaglia    Silvana's Brother
Alessandra Vanzi    Silvana's Mother
Marco Rossi    Photographer
Roberto Valentini    Onegin
Francesco Bovino    Lensky
Stefano Canettieri    Zaretsky
Marco Foti    Guillot
Ludovica Tinghi    Fausto's fiancee
Nicola Pannelli    Dinelli's Cafe Waiter
Paulo Calabresi    Customs Officer
Pietro Ragusa    Record Store Owner
Simone Empler    Boy Singer
Gianluca Secci    Policeman
Manuel Ruffini    Policeman
Pierpaolo Lovino    Policeman
Roberto Di Palma    San Remo Hotel Desk Clerk

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Producer    William Horberg
Producer    Tom Sternberg
Screenwriter    Anthony Minghella
Based on the Novel By    Patricia Highsmith
Executive Producer    Sydney Pollack
Director of Photography    John Seale
Editor    Walter Murch
Production Designer    Roy Walker
Costume Designer    Ann Roth
Costume Designer    Gary Jones
Composer    Gabriel Yared
Co-Producer    Alessandro Von Normann
Co-Producer    Paul Zaentz
Associate Producer    Steve Andrews
Line Producer    Alessandro Von Normann
Assistant Director    Steve Andrews
Unit Production Manager    Lynn Kamern
Supervising Art Director    John Fenner
Art Director    Stefano Ortolani
Set Decorator    Bruno Cesari
Special Effects Supervisor    Richard Conway
Visual Effects Supervisor    Dennis Lowe
Sound Mixer    Ivan Sharrock
Re-recording Mixer    Walter Murch
Re-recording Mixer    Mark Berger
Re-recording Mixer    David Parker
Supervising Sound Editor    Pat Jackson
Sound Effects Editor    Kyrsten Mate
Sound Effects Editor    Jennifer L. Ware
Dialogue Editor    Dianna Stirpe
Dialogue Editor    Barbara McBane
Music Editor    Robert Randles
Make up    Fabrizio Sforza
Make up    Tina Earnshaw
Hairstylist    Kay Georgiou
Special Make-up Effects    Fabrizio Sforza
Music Supervisor    Graham Walters
Song Writer    Anthony Minghella
Casting Director    David Rubin
Stunt Coordinator    Franco Salamon

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1999/12/24 2 $12,738,237   2,307 $5,522   $12,738,237 2
1999/12/31 3 $12,387,523 -3% 2,309 $5,365   $39,771,649 9
2000/01/07 3 $9,322,535 -25% 2,316 $4,025   $54,186,228 16
2000/01/14 7 $6,820,619 -27% 2,369 $2,879   $63,464,631 23
2000/01/21 8 $3,710,484 -46% 2,215 $1,675   $68,230,758 30
2000/01/28 9 $2,780,431 -25% 2,142 $1,298   $72,213,467 37
2000/02/04 10 $2,488,414 -11% 1,819 $1,368   $75,610,389 44
2000/02/11 12 $1,686,151 -32% 1,266 $1,332   $77,918,619 51
2000/02/18 18 $951,425 -44% 954 $997   $79,397,608 58
2000/02/25 24 $358,501 -62% 626 $573   $79,925,884 65
2000/03/03 31 $210,407 -41% 333 $632   $80,252,397 72
2000/03/10 38 $118,162 -44% 313 $378   $80,425,238 79
2000/03/17 47 $78,471 -34% 310 $253   $80,541,060 86
2000/03/24 32 $202,464 +158% 452 $448   $80,776,109 93
2000/03/31 35 $134,373 -34% 345 $389   $81,026,765 100
2000/04/07 38 $85,386 -36% 206 $414   $81,178,694 107
2000/04/14 53 $35,717 -58% 96 $372   $81,254,871 114
2000/04/21 73 $21,097 -41% 51 $414   $81,292,135 121

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1999/12/25 1 $6,389,000   2,305 $2,772   $6,389,000 1
1999/12/26 1 $6,300,000 -1% 2,305 $2,733   $12,689,000 2
1999/12/27 3 $3,989,970 -37% 2,307 $1,730   $16,728,208 3
1999/12/28 3 $3,710,672 -7% 2,307 $1,608   $20,438,880 4
1999/12/29 3 $3,302,498 -11% 2,307 $1,432   $23,741,378 5
1999/12/30 3 $3,534,622 +7% 2,307 $1,532   $27,276,000 6
1999/12/31 5 $2,187,000 -38% 2,310 $947   $29,463,000 7
2000/01/01 3 $6,136,000 +181% 2,310 $2,656   $35,599,000 8
2000/01/02 3 $4,064,000 -34% 2,309 $1,760   $39,771,649 9
2000/01/03 2 $1,578,042 -61% 2,309 $683   $41,349,692 10
2000/01/04 1 $1,236,202 -22% 2,309 $535   $42,585,894 11
2000/01/05 1 $1,154,291 -7% 2,309 $500   $43,740,185 12
2000/01/06 1 $1,123,509 -3% 2,309 $487   $44,863,694 13
2000/01/07 1 $2,809,000 +150% 2,315 $1,213   $47,673,000 14
2000/01/08 3 $4,331,000 +54% 2,315 $1,871   $52,004,000 15
2000/01/09 6 $2,153,000 -50% 2,316 $930   $54,186,228 16
2000/01/10 2 $621,515 -71% 2,316 $268   $54,807,744 17
2000/01/11 2 $695,372 +12% 2,316 $300   $55,503,116 18
2000/01/12 3 $603,423 -13% 2,316 $261   $56,106,539 19
2000/01/13 4 $437,474 -28% 2,316 $189   $56,544,013 20
2000/01/14 8 $1,597,000 +265% 2,316 $690   $58,141,013 21
2000/01/15 7 $2,646,000 +66% 2,370 $1,116   $60,787,013 22
2000/01/16 7 $1,868,252 -29% 2,370 $788   $62,655,265 23
2000/01/17 10 $809,367 -57% 2,369 $342   $63,464,632 24
2000/01/18 6 $388,322 -52% 2,369 $164   $63,852,954 25
2000/01/19 5 $343,520 -12% 2,369 $145   $64,196,474 26
2000/01/20 5 $323,801 -6% 2,369 $137   $64,520,275 27
2000/01/21 9 $1,065,000 +229% 2,212 $481   $65,585,000 28
2000/01/22 8 $1,841,000 +73% 2,212 $832   $67,426,000 29
2000/01/23 10 $825,000 -55% 2,215 $372   $68,230,758 30
2000/01/24 7 $302,069 -63% 2,215 $136   $68,532,828 31
2000/01/25 6 $313,563 +4% 2,215 $142   $68,846,391 32
2000/01/26 5 $302,334 -4% 2,215 $136   $69,100,725 33
2000/01/27 6 $332,312 +10% 2,215 $150   $69,433,037 34
2000/01/28 9 $845,000 +154% 2,144 $394   $70,278,037 35
2000/01/29 9 $1,498,000 +77% 2,144 $699   $71,776,037 36
2000/01/30 10 $455,000 -70% 2,142 $212   $72,213,467 37
2000/01/31 8 $224,787 -51% 2,142 $105   $72,438,255 38
2000/02/01 6 $254,385 +13% 2,142 $119   $72,692,640 39
2000/02/02 6 $221,704 -13% 2,142 $104   $72,914,344 40
2000/02/03 6 $207,000 -7% 2,142 $97   $73,122,000 41
2000/02/04 10 $667,000 +222% 1,820 $366   $73,789,000 42
2000/02/05 9 $1,216,000 +82% 1,820 $668   $75,005,000 43
2000/02/06 10 $605,000 -50% 1,819 $333   $75,610,000 44
2000/02/07 9 $136,077 -78% 1,819 $75   $75,746,467 45
2000/02/08 7 $177,643 +31% 1,819 $98   $75,924,110 46
2000/02/09 8 $154,731 -13% 1,819 $85   $76,078,841 47
2000/02/10 9 $153,628 -1% 1,819 $84   $76,232,469 48
2000/02/13 13 $389,000   1,266 $307   $77,918,619 51
2000/02/14 12 $183,486 -53% 1,266 $145   $78,102,106 52
2000/02/15 12 $121,838 -34% 1,266 $96   $78,223,944 53
2000/02/16 12 $108,124 -11% 1,266 $85   $78,332,068 54
2000/02/17 13 $114,116 +6% 1,266 $90   $78,446,184 55
2000/02/21 17 $127,879   954 $134   $79,397,609 59
2000/02/22 18 $59,234 -54% 954 $62   $79,456,843 60
2000/02/23 18 $51,140 -14% 954 $54   $79,507,983 61
2000/02/24 19 $59,401 +16% 954 $62   $79,567,384 62
2000/02/28 20 $28,874   626 $46   $79,954,759 66
2000/02/29 20 $29,170 +1% 626 $47   $79,983,929 67

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1999/12/24 3 $27,384,126   2,307 $11,870   $27,384,126 7
1999/12/31 2 $17,479,567 -36% 2,309 $7,570   $44,863,693 14
2000/01/07 3 $11,780,319 -33% 2,316 $5,086   $56,644,012 21
2000/01/14 7 $7,876,262 -33% 2,369 $3,325   $64,520,274 28
2000/01/21 8 $4,912,762 -38% 2,215 $2,218   $69,433,036 35
2000/01/28 9 $3,688,939 -25% 2,142 $1,722   $73,121,975 42
2000/02/04 10 $3,110,493 -16% 1,819 $1,710   $76,232,468 49
2000/02/11 13 $2,213,715 -29% 1,266 $1,749   $78,446,183 56
2000/02/18 20 $1,121,200 -49% 954 $1,175   $79,567,383 63
2000/02/25 23 $474,607 -58% 626 $758   $80,041,990 70
2000/03/03 32 $265,086 -44% 333 $796   $80,307,076 77
2000/03/10 42 $155,513 -41% 313 $497   $80,462,589 84
2000/03/17 48 $111,056 -29% 310 $358   $80,573,645 91
2000/03/24 31 $318,747 +187% 452 $705   $80,892,392 98
2000/03/31 34 $200,916 -37% 345 $582   $81,093,308 105
2000/04/07 40 $125,846 -37% 206 $611   $81,219,154 112
2000/04/14 57 $51,884 -59% 96 $540   $81,271,038 119
2000/04/21 85 $21,097 -59% 51 $414   $81,292,135 125