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3.2
59 Ratings

Rider on the Rain

Le passager de la pluie

Directed by René Clément
France, Italy, 1970
Thriller, Drama

Synopsis

A beautiful young woman in the South of France is stalked by, then raped by, a mysterious masked assailant. She shoots him dead soon afterwards and dumps his corpse in the sea. Later, an American investigator turns up, and to her horror he seems to know everything about what she has done.

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Rider on the Rain Directed by René Clément

Awards & Festivals

Golden Globes (USA)

1971 | Winner: Best Foreign-Language Foreign Film

David di Donatello Awards

1970 | Winner: Special David

Edgar Allan Poe Awards

1971 | Nominee: Best Motion Picture

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