The American Friend (1977)

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Tom Ripley, who deals in forged art, suggests a picture framer he knows would make a good hit man.


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  • Dennis Hopper and Bruno Ganz in The American Friend (1977)
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Trivia

After casting Dennis Hopper in the film, Wim Wenders decided to cast known directors as the criminal characters in the film. These included Nicholas Ray, Sam Fuller, and Gérard Blain.


Quotes

Derwatt: Who is it?
Tom Ripley: It's Ripley.
Derwatt: The door is open.

Storyline

Plot Summary


Genres

Crime | Drama | Mystery | Thriller

Details

Release Date:

28 September 1977

Language

German, English, French


Country of Origin

West Germany, France

Box Office

Budget:

DEM 3,000,000 (estimated)

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