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The American Friend (1977)
Not Rated
128 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

Tom Ripley, who deals in forged art, suggests a picture framer he knows would make a good hit man.
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Director
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Patricia Highsmith (novel "Ripley's Game") | Wim Wenders
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Release date
Sep 24, 1977 (United States)

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24 cast members
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Dennis Hopper
Tom Ripley Tom Ripley   See fewer
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Bruno Ganz
Jonathan Zimmermann Jonathan Zimmermann   See fewer
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Lisa Kreuzer
Marianne Zimmermann Marianne Zimmermann   See fewer
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Gérard Blain
Raoul Minot Raoul Minot   See fewer
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Nicholas Ray
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Samuel Fuller
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Peter Lilienthal
Marcangelo Marcangelo   See fewer
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Daniel Schmid
Igraham Igraham   See fewer
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Sandy Whitelaw
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Jean Eustache
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Lou Castel
Rodolphe Rodolphe   See fewer
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David Blue
Allan Winter Allan Winter   See fewer
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Stefan Lennert
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Gerty Molzen
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Heinz Joachim Klein
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Adolf Hansen
Schaffner Schaffner   See fewer
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Enzo Robutti
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Wim Wenders
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Ratings Breakdown

7.4 / 10 | 15,308 votes