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  • Actor Burt Lancaster stands in the middle of a living room; Katharine Hepburn and others stand around him.
  • Actor Burt Lancaster grins while holding a huge drum.
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THE RAINMAKER

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Thursday, August 8 - SCREENINGS CANCELLED

(1956, Joseph Anthony) In 1931, charismatic salesman/conman Burt Lancaster arrives in a drought-stricken Kansas farm town, selling the locals a bill of goods and bedazzling spinster Katharine Hepburn. 35mm. Approx. 121 min.

Reviews

“Genuinely appealing, in a crude, good-spirited way.”
– Pauline Kael

“Remains one of the movies for which Lancaster is most vividly remembered.”
– Kate Buford, Lancaster: An American Life

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