The Rains Came
The Rains Came (1939)

Myrna Loy stars as Edwina Esketh, a married English socialite whose lackluster marriage to a businessman (Nigel Bruce) leaves her looking for romance and excitement in affair after affair. After following her husband to India, Edwina falls… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: September 9, 1939
DVD Release Date: November 1, 2005
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Emanuel Levy

Tyrone Power is miscast, but by standards of the time, this was a prestige, lavish production, winning an Oscar for Special Effects (spectacular flood).

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

I could listen to the legendary Maria Ouspenskaya talk while dangling a cigarette on a long holder without ever tiring of her magical charm.

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Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Spectacular, entertaining Hollywood craftsmanship.

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Bruce Bruce
Have to give this one 5 stars as its an excellent B&W movie, about life in India. Myma Loy plays Lady Edwina Esketh who is married to Nigel Bruce (Watson… More
jay nixon
High gloss drama with, for the time, first class special effects. Myrna somewhat surprisingly plays a selfish slut, a high class slut but a slut nonetheless, at… More
Patrick Dolan
Typically classic hollywood, not bad though.