It Always Rains on Sunday Poster

Release Date: February 13th, 1950

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 32 min

Plot Summary
In a working class neighborhood in London, a housewife named Rose (Googie Withers) finds herself in a serious bind when her old lover, Tommy Swann (John McCallum), escapes from prison and winds up in her backyard. Rose wants to escape the drudgery of her daily life and remembers the charming man Swann was before prison. But when Swann suspects that Rose is about to turn him in, he snaps, and threatens to destroy not only her fantasies about him but her family's security as well.

Cast: Googie Withers, John McCallum, Jack Warner, Edward Chapman, Jimmy Hanley, John Carol, John Slater, Susan Shaw

Director: Robert Hamer

Genres: Crime drama

Production Co: Ealing Studios

Keywords: Melodramatic, Love, Family, Friendship, Temptation, Police officer, Dark, London, Relationships, Engaging, Prison, Escape, 1940s