A Hatful of Rain
A Hatful of Rain (1957)

A Hatful of Rain, based on the stage play by Michael V. Gazzo, is the story of a drug addict's debilitating effect on his family. Don Murray has managed to keep his addiction secret from his pregnant wife Eva Marie Saint and his boorish… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: July 17, 1957
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Emanuel Levy

Anthony Franciosa received Oscar nomination for Zinnemman's realistic drama about drug addiction, which was still a taboo issue in Hollywood of the 1950s.

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Walter M.
"A Hatful of Rain" starts with John Pope(Lloyd Nolan) paying a visit to his son Johnny(Don Murray) and pregnant daughter-in-law Celia(Eva Marie Saint)… More
John Ballantine
Don't understand why there isn't more love for this. I thought it was a good groundbreaking film on the topic of addiction right up there with the… More