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Three Days of Rain (2002)

R | | Drama | 12 May 2002 (USA)
Six Anton Chekhov short stories set in modern day Cleveland during a three day rain storm.

Director:

Michael Meredith
2 wins & 1 nomination. See more awards »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Penelope Allen ... Helen (as Penny Allen)
Erick Avari ... Alex
Alimi Ballard ... Derrick (as Alimi Ballard)
Joey Bilow Joey Bilow ... Denis
Bruce Bohne ... Cranston
Robert Casserly Robert Casserly ... Ray
Laurie Coleman Laurie Coleman ... Reporter
Chuck Cooper ... Jim
Blythe Danner ... Woman In Cab
Peter Falk ... Waldo
Mark Feuerstein ... Car Buyer
Heather Kafka ... Lisa
Peter Kalos ... Ghost
Christine Karl Christine Karl ... Liza
Merle Kennedy Merle Kennedy ... Tess
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Storyline

It's Tuesday in Cleveland; a storm arrives that will last three days. We watch rain fall as we listen to a DJ and the jazz he plays at WLOH. We also watch separate stories of a cab driver who's suffered a recent loss, a janitor who may lose his job, a junkie whose infant daughter is in the care of the woman's abusive father, a couple who argue after she won't let him give a restaurant dessert to a homeless man, a tile maker desperate for money to buy clay for a new job, and an alcoholic, prevaricating father whose adult son is long-suffering. Each is isolated, each seeks a connection; some find one. Written by <jhailey@hotmail.com>

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Genres:

Drama

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for language, some sexual material, drug use and disturbing content
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Details

Official Sites:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

12 May 2002 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Three Days of Rain See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$3,500,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$2,841, 2 October 2005

Gross USA:

$2,841

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$2,841
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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color
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Taxi cab driver John Horton is played by Don Meredith who was the first star quarterback of the Dallas Cowboys from 1960 to 1968. See more »

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Spread the word - it's really a good movie
20 July 2006 | by fallsundaysSee all my reviews

I enjoyed this movie better than Crash. It is just as thought-provoking but without the Hollywood action thrown in. I also found the situations to be far more heart rendering. If you liked Crash, please see 3 Days of Rain. I left the theater with my friends at 9pm and we did not stop talking about it until midnight but could have gone on longer. You will find yourself asking the questions: What would I do if..? How would you feel / react ...? Although it's set in a constant dark rain, it is stimulating, and as my friends will attest, extremely thought-provoking. I wish more movies were worth my time and money. Definitely a movie to rent and see with friends. Excellent acting. Many surprising cameos.


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