|aRipley's game|h[videorecording] /|cFine Line Features presents a Baby Films, Cattleya, Mr. Mudd production, a film by Liliana Cavani ; produced by Ileen Maisel, Simon Bosaquet, Riccardo Tozzi ; written by Charles McKeown, Liliana Cavani ; directed by Liliana Cavani.
|a[United States] :|bNew Line Home Entertainment ;|aBurbank, CA :|bDistributed by Warner Home Video ;|aTaipei :|bWei Sheng,|c, c2002.
|a1 videodisc (110 min.) :|bsd., col. ;|c4 3/4 in.
|aOriginally released as a motion picture in 2002.
|aBased on the novel by Patricia Highsmith.
|aIncludes original trailer.
|aDirector of photography, Alfio Contini ; editor, Jon Harris ; music composer, Ennio Morricone.
|aJohn Malkovich, Dougray Scott, Ray Winstone, Lena Headey, Chiara Caselli.
|aLiving a life of luxury, Ripley attends a party thrown by Jonathan Trevanny and overhears the host making critical comments about Ripley's fashion sense. Enraged, Ripley immediately plots his retaliation. This comes via his former business partner Reeves. Reeves seeks out Ripley's help in finding an unrecognized assassin to kill a Russian gangster, and Ripley suggests he talk to Trevanny. Trevanny reluctantly accepts the offer and the situation quickly spirals out of control to the point of drawing the attention of the Russian mob, forcing Ripley to intervene.
|aMPAA rating: R; for strong violence and language, some sexuality.
|aDVD, Region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital.
|aEnglish dialogue ; English or Spanish subtitles.