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Three Days of Rain (2002)

R | | Drama | May 2002 (USA)
Six Anton Chekhov short stories set in modern day Cleveland during a three day rain storm.

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Helen (as Penny Allen)
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Cranston
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Storyline

It's Tuesday in Cleveland; a storm arrives that will last three days. We watch rain fall as we listen to a DJ and the jazz he plays at WLOH. We also watch separate stories of a cab driver who's suffered a recent loss, a janitor who may lose his job, a junkie whose infant daughter is in the care of the woman's abusive father, a couple who argue after she won't let him give a restaurant dessert to a homeless man, a tile maker desperate for money to buy clay for a new job, and an alcoholic, prevaricating father whose adult son is long-suffering. Each is isolated, each seeks a connection; some find one. Written by <jhailey@hotmail.com>

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Rated R for language, some sexual material, drug use and disturbing content
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$3,500,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$2,841 (USA) (30 September 2005)

Gross:

$2,841 (USA) (30 September 2005)
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Will stir emotions..
17 December 2009 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This is not a Hollywood film. Do not watch this movie if you are looking for an escape; it just the opposite. This is a wholly depressing movie, but one that is worth watching. It is a realistic look at life, and how tough it can be. I found myself examining my own life after this film, and while it is a depressing movie; it made me think about the things that I appreciate.Yes, some of the acting in this movie is horrendous, but there are others who give a realistic portrait of life in the dumps. I wouldn't call this movie entertaining, but it will make you think. Any film that will leave you thinking well after its done, is a film worth watching in my book.


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