The Rains of Ranchipur
- 1 hr 44 min
This movie set in India many years ago involves a drama involving adultery and intrigue. Actor Richard Burton plays Dr. Rama Safti, an idealistic court physician caring for patients in Ranchipur, a part of India afflicted with periodic heavy rains called monsoons. An English aristocrat named Lord Esketh (played by Michael Rennie) and his spoiled young wife, Lady Esketh (Lana Turner), pay a visit to the court. Mrs. Esketh falls in love with the doctor. The plot unfolds as the visitors' actions precipitate a tragedy. Fred MacMurray also stars as Tom Ransome, an engineer romancing a missionary's daughter (Joan Caulfield).