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Tom Ripley (Character)
from Purple Noon (1960)

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  1. Ripley Under Ground (2005) Played by Barry Pepper
  2. Ripley's Game (2002) Played by John Malkovich

  3. The Talented Mr. Ripley (1999) Played by Matt Damon
    ... aka "The Mysterious Yearning Secretive Sad Lonely Troubled Confused Loving Musical Gifted Intelligent Beautiful Tender Sensitive Haunted Passionate Talented Mr. Ripley" - International (English title) (complete title)
    ... aka "Eclipse" - Japan (English title)

  4. The American Friend (1977) Played by Dennis Hopper
    ... aka "Der amerikanische Freund" - West Germany (original title)

  5. Purple Noon (1960) Played by Alain Delon
    ... aka "Plein soleil" - France (original title)
    ... aka "Lust for Evil" - USA (reissue title)
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  1. The 72nd Annual Academy Awards (2000) (TV) Played by Matt Damon

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From The Talented Mr. Ripley (1999)
Peter: Can you imagine, though, if he did kill Freddie, what that must be like? Just to wake up every morning. I mean, how can you? Just wake up and be a person? Drink your coffee?
Tom Ripley: Well, whatever you do, however terrible, however hurtful, it all makes sense, doesn't it, in your head? You never meet anybody who thinks they're a bad person
Peter: Well maybe, but you're still tormented. You must be. You've killed someone.
Tom Ripley: Don't you just take the past and put it in a room in the basement, and lock the door and never go in there? That's what I do.
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