The Rainmaker (1956)

Rainmaker
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating N/A
Runtime 2hr 1mins.
Genres Drama, Adaptation, Comedy
Keywords N/A
Status Released
US Release Date
  
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Warren Low Editor n/a 172 7000001
Alex North Music n/a 120781 8000001
Charles B Lang Director of Photography n/a 120780 6000001
C C Coleman Jr. Assistant Director n/a 163 5000001
N Richard Nash Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
N Richard Nash Play as Source Material ("The Rainmaker") 120972 4000002
Sam Comer Set Decorator n/a 165 9000001
Arthur Krams Set Decorator n/a 165 9000002
Wally Westmore Makeup n/a 353 13000002
John P. Fulton Special Effects n/a 168 23000001
Edith Head Costume Designer costume design 169 13000001
Walter Tyler Art Director art direction 183 9000004
Hal Pereira Art Director art direction 183 9000003
Paul Nathan Associate Producer n/a 171 3000002
Hal B Wallis Producer n/a 3 3000001
Cameron Prud'Homme Actor H C Curry 1 1000006
Wallace Ford Actor Sheriff Thomas 1 1000007
Earl Holliman Actor Jim Curry 1 1000005
Lloyd Bridges Actor Noah Curry 1 1000004
Burt Lancaster Actor Bill Starbuck 1 1000002
Wendell Corey Actor File 1 1000003
Yvonne Lime Actor Snookie 1 1000008
Dottie Bee Baker Actor Belinda 1 1000009
John D Benson Actor Townsman 1 1000013
Joseph Anthony Director n/a 2 2000001
Stan Jones Actor Townsman 1 1000012
Michael Bachus Actor Sheriff 1 1000011
Dan White Actor Deputy 1 1000010
Katharine Hepburn Actor Lizzie Curry 1 1000001
Synopsis
Story of a con artist who arrives at Southwestern town severly affected by a drought. During the course of his stay, while trying to win a bet by bringing rain to the community, he affects the life of an aging single woman by instilling in her the self-confidence to attract love into her life.