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Title:
Rain
Author:
Milestone, Lewis, 1895-1980.
Edition:
[DVD version].
Publication Information:
Narberth, PA : Alpha Video, 2004.
Physical Description:
1 videodisc (94 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Summary:
On the South Pacific island of Pago Pago, Sadie Thompson (Joan Crawford) is a tough-talking plaything for American G.I.s. Missionary Alfred Davidson (Walter Huston) frowns upon her provacative flaunting and warns her to repent or risk being deported to San Francisco where Sadie will face her dark past. Terrified and overwhelmed by his charisma, she is seduced into redemption and reborn, but in a shocking twist learns that temptation is hard to resist.
General Note:
Adapted from the play by John Colton and Clemence Randolph. Original story by W. Somerset Maugham.

Originally released as a motion picture in 1932.
Language:
English
UPC:
089218432896
Format :
DVD

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Prostitute Sadie Thompson strikes-up a relationship with a moralistic reverend and various American military men in Pago Pago.