This film is adapted from Patricia Highsmith's 1955 novel of the same name.
Matt Damon lost 30 pounds in preparation for his role in this film.
Of all the films he has made, this is Matt Damon's favourite.
Matt Damon learned to play the piano and Jude Law learned to play the saxophone for this film. However while Damon's training enabled him to recreate the proper keyboard fingering the music heard in the film is played by Sally Heath (the Bach) and Gabriel Yared (the Vivaldi).
The Talented Mr. Ripley 1999
25 Dec 1999 ● English ● 2 hrs 19 mins
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