The Rains of Ranchipur

The Rains of Ranchipur

"Theirs was the great sin that even the great rains could not wash away!"
  • Approved
  • 1955
  • 1 hr 44 min
  • 5.9  (911)

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).

The Rains of Ranchipur
Description
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).

The Rains of Ranchipur is a 1955 action movie with a runtime of 1 hour and 44 minutes. It has received poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 5.9.

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  • Release Date
    1955
  • MPAA Rating
    Approved
  • Runtime
    1 hr 44 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    5.9  (911)