Miracle in the Rain (1956)

 |  Drama, Fantasy, Romance  |  April 1956 (USA)
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Wartime romance about a lonely man and woman who meet one rainy afternoon in New York.



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Ruth Wood
Pvt. Arthur 'Art' Hugenon
Millie Kranz
Steven Jalonik
Grace Ullman
Josephine Hutchinson ...
Agnes Wood
William Gargan ...
Harry Wood
Marcel, Waiter
George Givot ...
Arlene Parker nee Witchy
Halliwell Hobbes ...
Ely B. 'Windy' Windgate
Sgt. Gilbert 'Gil' Parker
Irene Seidner ...
Mrs. Hamer


A fanciful, O. Henryesque tale set in New York City during World War II. A shy, lonely woman and a dashing soldier from Tennessee meet in the rain late one afternoon, and end up falling in love. But Fate threatens to come between them. Written by Eugene Kim <genekim@concentric.net>

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Drama | Fantasy | Romance


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Release Date:

April 1956 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Den tha horisome pote  »

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(RCA Sound Recording)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Did You Know?


When Jane Wyman, as Ruth, and Eileen Heckart, as Grace, pause to talk on a bridge in Central Park, the building on the edge of the park filling half the screen is the Dakota, perhaps New York's most famous apartment building. See more »


Ruth moves two votive candles to the foot of the St. Andrew statue. When she steps back to the aisle, the candles she took have been replaced. See more »


Ruth Wood: How can there be a God when things like this happen, people getting killed?
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Referenced in Illegal (1955) See more »


Sung by Van Johnson
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First time I cried on a movie.
20 March 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

How can I obtain a copy?? Saw it when I was a youngster. It was the first time I stayed up to watch a late movie. It had me in tears. I remember being so happy no one else was up. It was not cool for a young man to be bawling his heart out watching a movie. I never saw it again, but I always remembered it. I really would love to own it or at least see it again. If there is a way to be notified when something is on television or where I can obtain the movie it would be appreciated. thank you very much. I did want want to write a book and ten lines were more than I need so this may appear stretched. I remember loving the movie and registered just to find out if the website could help to connect me to the movie in some way.

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