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3.2
24 Ratings

The Rains Came

Directed by Clarence Brown
United States, 1939
Adventure, Drama, Romance

Synopsis

An Indian aristocrat Rama Safti returns from medical training in the U.S. to give his life to the poor folk of Ranchipur. Lady Edwina and her drunken artist ex-lover Ransome get in the way, but everyone shapes up when faced by plague, earthquakes and flooding.

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The Rains Came Directed by Clarence Brown

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1940 | Winner: Best Effects, Special Effects

1940 | 5 nominations including: Best Cinematography, Black-and-White

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