1. The Talented Mr Ripley (1999)
Crisp white linens, crystal blue waters and young Matt Damon, Gwyneth Paltrow and Jude Law are the key ingredients for the perfect escapist 90s cult classic. Expert impersonator Tom Ripley (Matt Damon) is paid to convince playboy Dickie Greenleaf (Jude Law) and his girlfriend Marge Sherwood (Gwyneth Paltrow) to return from the Italian seaside town of Mongibello. But he soon grows obsessed with the opulent glamour of their Riviera lifestyle and finds himself going to dangerous lengths to make it his own.