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Rain Man (1988)  link to Rain Man on IMDb  link to trailer on IMDb

Number: 1075

poster Rain Man

IMDb Rating:
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8.0/10 (444221 votes)

Country: USA, 133 minutes

Spoken Languages: English, Italian

Genre(s): Drama

Director(s): Barry Levinson

Video Codec: Unknown

Charles Sanford "Charlie" Babbit is a self-centered Los Angeles-based automobile dealer/hustler/bookie who is at war with his own life. Charlie, as a young teenager, used his father's 1949 Buick convertible without permission and as a result, he went to jail for two days on account that his father reported it stolen. It is then that Charlie learns that his estranged father died and left him from his last will and testament a huge bed of roses and the car while the remainder will of $3 Million goes into a trust fund to be distributed to someone. Charlie seemed pretty angry by this and decides to look into this matter. It seems as if that "someone" is Raymond, Charlie's unknown brother, an autistic savant who lives in a world of his own, resides at the Walbrook Institute. Charlie then kidnaps Raymond and decides to take him on a lust for life trip to the west coast as a threat to get the $3 Million inheritance. Raymond's acts and nagging, including repeated talks of "Abbott & Costello",...



photo Dustin Hoffman Dustin Hoffman Raymond Babbitt
photo Tom Cruise Tom Cruise Charlie Babbitt
photo Valeria Golino Valeria Golino Susanna
photo Gerald R. Molen Gerald R. Molen Dr. Bruner
photo Michael D. Roberts Michael D. Roberts Vern

Medium: Media file,

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 1.85:1