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Rain Without Thunder (1992)

 -  Drama | Sci-Fi  -  5 February 1993 (USA)
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It's the year 2042 and the threat is real...women are going to prison for terminating their pregnancies. An investigating reporter is determined to reveal the truth behind the convictions.

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Walker Point Guard #1
Ali Thomas ...
Allison Goldring
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Beverly Goldring
Iona Morris ...
Andrea Murdoch
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Jonathan Garson
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Spencer Goldring
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Piper Goldring
Heather Lilly ...
Micka Goldring
Helen Lloyd Breed ...
Alice Kappelhoff
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Abra Russell (as Katherine Selverstone)
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Charles E. Gerber ...
Grover Cole
Bahni Turpin ...
'Baby Bomb' Prisoner
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'Uudie' Prisoner (as Ming Na Wen)
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It's the year 2042 and the threat is real...women are going to prison for terminating their pregnancies. An investigating reporter is determined to reveal the truth behind the convictions.

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If there is no struggle, there is no progress. Those who profess to favor freedom and yet avoid confrontation, are people who want crops without plowing up the ground; they want rain without thunder and lightning; they want the ocean without the roar of its waters - Frederick Douglass See more »

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Excellent!
22 February 2002 | by See all my reviews

A very thought-provoking film, no matter which side of the abortion issue you fall on. Well done, capable handling of a sensitive topic. The title is from a Frederick Douglass quote : If there is no struggle, there is no progress. Those who profess to favor freedom, yet deprecate agitation, are men who want crops without plowing up the ground, they want rain without thunder and lightning. They want the ocean without the awful roar of its many waters.


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