A Hatful of Rain
A Hatful of Rain (1957)

In this film, based on the stage play by Michael V. Gazzo, Don Murray has managed to keep his drug addiction secret from his pregnant wife and his boorish father, but Murray's brother knows the truth. Murray hits up Franciosa for money… 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