The Rains Came
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The Rains Came
Myrna Loy stars in Clarence Brown's sumptuous and exotic romance, based upon the novel by Louis Bromfield. Loy plays Lady Edwina Esketh, the unhappily married wife of Lord Albert Esketh (Nigel Bruce), a dumpy middle-aged English businessman. Edwina escapes her loneliness by engaging in ephemeral love affairs. When Lord Albert travels to the Indian province of Ranchipur, Edwina encounters one of her past lovers, Tom Ransome (George Brent). Tom wants to renew his acquaintance with Edwina, but she has set her sights on a young Indian doctor, Major Rama Safti (Tyrone Power), the court favorite… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Tyrone Power is miscast, but by standards of the time, this was a prestige, lavish production, winning an Oscar for Special Effects (spectacular flood)."
‑ Emanuel Levy, EmanuelLevy.Com
"I could listen to the legendary Maria Ouspenskaya talk while dangling a cigarette on a long holder without ever tiring of her magical charm."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
"Spectacular, entertaining Hollywood craftsmanship."
‑ Ken Hanke, Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)
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