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1 hr. 32 min.

Plot Summary
Teenager Janey (Alicia Fulford-Wierzbicki) and her little brother, Jim (Aaron Murphy), go on vacation to New Zealand's Mahurangi Peninsula with their parents, Kate (Sarah Peirse) and Ed (Alistair Browning). There, it becomes increasingly obvious to Janey that her parents are drifting apart. Kate is having an affair with a rugged boat captain named Cady (Marton Csokas), while Ed loses himself in whiskey. Fond of Cady herself, Janey decides to pursue him, while everyone neglects little Jim.

Cast: Alicia Fulford-Wierzbicki , Sarah Peirse , Marton Csokas , Alistair Browning , Aaron Murphy ,

Director: Christine Jeffs

Genres: Drama

Distributor: Miramax Films

Rain (2001)

Release Date: April 26th, 2002|1 hr. 32 min.

critic reviews (10)
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  • 50
    Edward Guthmann San Francisco Chronicle

    Sexual curiosity is a very dangerous thing in Rain, a dazzling mood piece from New Zealand filmmaker Christine Jeffs. show more

  • 90
    Joe Morgenstern Wall Street Journal

    Through exquisite details, evocative music and bold dramatic strokes -- including a tragedy that transcends the melodrama it might have been -- Rain renders this family's life in its full dimensions. show more

  • 88
    Steven Rea Philadelphia Inquirer

    Rain is a quiet, disquieting triumph. show more

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