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The Best Movies With Rain in the Title 

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Updated April 3, 2019 441 votes 63 voters 8.6k views 101 items

How many movies with rain in the title can you name? This list ranks the best movies with rain in the name, whether they're documentaries, dramas, horror movies, or any other genre of film. Do you have a favorite movie with rain in the title? Categorizing movies by words in their titles is kind of uncommon, but that's a big part of why this list is so fun to scroll through. There's probably one movie with rain in the title you think of right away, but you might be shocked to see how many others exist as well.

Notable films with rain in the title include Rain Man, Singin' in the Rain, and Purple Rain, although there are many more examples on this list. This poll is interactive, meaning you can vote the rain movies up or down depending on how much you like them.
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Singin' in the Rain is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Movies With Rain in the Title
Debbie Reynolds, Gene Kelly, Rita Moreno

Released: 1952

Directed by: Stanley Donen, Gene Kelly

Singin' in the Rain is a 1952 American musical comedy film directed by Gene Kelly and Stanley Donen, starring Kelly, Donald O'Connor and Debbie Reynolds, and choreographed by Kelly and Donen. It ...more

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Rain Man is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Movies With Rain in the Title
Tom Cruise, Dustin Hoffman, Valeria Golino

Released: 1988

Directed by: Barry Levinson

Rain Man is a 1988 American drama film directed by Barry Levinson and written by Barry Morrow and Ronald Bass. It tells the story of an abrasive and selfish yuppie, Charlie Babbitt, who ...more

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Purple Rain is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Movies With Rain in the Title
Prince, Apollonia Kotero, Wendy Melvoin

Released: 1984

Directed by: Albert Magnoli

Purple Rain is a 1984 American rock musical drama film directed by Albert Magnoli and written by Magnoli and William Blinn. In it, Prince makes his film debut, which was developed to showcase ...more

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Flower in the Rain is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Movies With Rain in the Title
Flower in the Rain Gwa-pau Sai, Lily Ho, Chen Yen Yen

Released: 1972

Directed by: Soo-yong Kim

Flower In The Rain is a 1972 Hong Kong romantic drama film.
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A Hatful of Rain is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Movies With Rain in the Title
Eva Marie Saint, Don Murray, Henry Silva

Released: 1957

Directed by: Fred Zinnemann

A Hatful of Rain is a 1957 dramatic film. The movie was a rarity for its time, in its frank depiction of the effects of morphine addiction. It is a medically and sociologically accurate account ...more
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Tears in the Rain is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Movies With Rain in the Title
Sharon Stone, Christopher Cazenove, Paul Daneman

Released: 1988

Directed by: Don Sharp

Tears in the Rain is a 1988 television movie directed by Don Sharp and starring Sharon Stone and Christopher Cazenove. It was one of a series of films produced in the Harlequin Romance Movie ...more
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Rain is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Movies With Rain in the Title
C. C. H. Pounder, Irma P. Hall, Calvin Lockhart

Released: 2008

Directed by: Maria Govan

Rain is a 2008 film directed by Maria Govan.
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Hard Rain is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Movies With Rain in the Title
Morgan Freeman, Betty White, Minnie Driver

Released: 1998

Directed by: Mikael Salomon

Hard Rain is a 1998 American/British action thriller film, produced by Mark Gordon, written by Graham Yost and directed by former cinematographer turned director Mikael Salomon. It stars ...more

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The Devil's Rain is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Movies With Rain in the Title
John Travolta, William Shatner, Ernest Borgnine

Released: 1975

Directed by: Robert Fuest

The Devil's Rain is a 1975 low-budget horror film, directed by Robert Fuest. It was one of several B-films in which William Shatner starred in between the original Star Trek television series ...more
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The Rain People is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Movies With Rain in the Title
Robert Duvall, James Caan, Shirley Knight

Released: 1969

Directed by: Francis Ford Coppola

The Rain People is a 1969 film directed by Francis Ford Coppola. Alongside Shirley Knight, leading players are James Caan and Robert Duvall, both of whom would later work with Coppola in The ...more
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Rain Fall is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Movies With Rain in the Title
Rain Fall Gary Oldman, Akira Emoto, Kyōko Hasegawa

Released: 2009

Directed by: Max Mannix

Rain Fall is a 2009 Japanese/Australian action thriller film written and directed by Max Mannix. In the film a half-Japanese half-American hitman protects the daughter of one of his victims ...more
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The Rain Makers is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Movies With Rain in the Title
Tsianina Joelson, Jake Busey, Ray Wise

Released: 2005

Directed by: Ray Ellingsen

The Rain Makers is a 2005 action drama film written and directed by Ray Ellingsen. It's 1973 and Johnny Wingfoot wants nothing more than to forget the Vietnam War and live the quiet life in the ...more
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Fire and Rain is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Movies With Rain in the Title
David Hasselhoff, Angie Dickinson, Tom Bosley

Directed by: Jerry Jameson

Fire and Rain is a 1989 made-for-television film directed by Jerry J. Jameson, starring Charles Haid, Angie Dickinson and Tom Bosley, as well as an all-star ensemble television cast in ...more
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Rain is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Movies With Rain in the Title
Joan Crawford, Walter Huston, Beulah Bondi

Released: 1932

Directed by: Lewis Milestone

Rain is a 1932 South Seas drama film directed by Lewis Milestone with portions filmed at Santa Catalina Island, California. The film stars Joan Crawford as prostitute Sadie Thompson and features ...more
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Black Rain is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Movies With Rain in the Title
Michael Douglas, Andy Garcia, Luis Guzmán

Released: 1989

Directed by: Ridley Scott

Black Rain is a 1989 American action thriller film directed by Ridley Scott, starring Michael Douglas, Andy García, Ken Takakura, Kate Capshaw and Yusaku Matsuda. The story centers on two ...more
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Rider on the Rain is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Movies With Rain in the Title
Charles Bronson, Jill Ireland, Marlène Jobert

Released: 1970

Directed by: René Clément

Rider on the Rain is a 1970 French mystery thriller film starring Charles Bronson, directed by René Clément, produced by Serge Silberman, with film music composed by Francis Lai.
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Black Rain is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Movies With Rain in the Title
Takashi Miike, Yoshiko Tanaka, Akiji Kobayashi

Released: 1989

Directed by: Shohei Imamura

Black Rain is a 1989 drama, historical, war film directed by Shôhei Imamura.
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Baby the Rain Must Fall ... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Movies With Rain in the Title
Steve McQueen, Glen Campbell, Lee Remick

Released: 1965

Directed by: Robert Mulligan

Baby the Rain Must Fall is a 1965 American drama film starring Lee Remick and Steve McQueen, directed by Robert Mulligan. Dramatist Horton Foote, who wrote the screenplay, based it on his play ...more
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Caught in the Rain is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Movies With Rain in the Title
Charlie Chaplin, Slim Summerville, Mack Swain

Released: 1914

Directed by: Charlie Chaplin

Caught in the Rain is a 1914 American comedy silent film starring Charlie Chaplin. This film was the first of many movies in which Chaplin both directed and played the lead. The short film was ...more
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Soldier in the Rain is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Movies With Rain in the Title
Steve McQueen, Tuesday Weld, Jackie Gleason

Released: 1963

Directed by: Ralph Nelson

Soldier in the Rain is a 1963 American comedy-drama film starring Jackie Gleason and Steve McQueen. Produced and co-written by Blake Edwards, the screenplay is based on a 1960 novel by William ...more
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I Come with the Rain is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Movies With Rain in the Title
Josh Hartnett, Lee Byung-hun, Elias Koteas

Released: 2009

Directed by: Tran Anh Hung

I Come with the Rain is a 2009 neo-noir atmospheric thriller written and directed by Vietnamese-born French director Tran Anh Hung, starring American actor Josh Hartnett. After making three ...more
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Rain or Shine is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Movies With Rain in the Title
Rolfe Sedan, Louise Fazenda, William Collier Jr.

Released: 1930

Directed by: Frank Capra

Rain or Shine is a 1930 all-talking pre-code film directed by Frank Capra and starring Joe Cook and Louise Fazenda. The film was adapted from a hit Broadway musical of the same name and was ...more
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Rain Is Falling is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Movies With Rain in the Title
Rain Is Falling

Released: 2004

Directed by: Holger Ernst

Rain is Falling is a 2004 short film written by Holger Ernst and Mahtab Ebrahimzadeh and directed by Holger Ernst.
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Hard Rain is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Movies With Rain in the Title
Hard Rain Lyudmila Zajtseva, Zinaida Adamovich, Aleksandra Kharitonova

Released: 1974

Directed by: Boris Yashin

Hard Rain is a 1974 film written by Anatoli Galiyev and Eduard Tropinin and directed by Boris Yashin.
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Bhopal: A Prayer for Rai... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Movies With Rain in the Title
Mischa Barton, Martin Sheen, Kal Penn

Released: 2013

Directed by: Ravi Kumar

Bhopal: A Prayer for Rain is a 2014 historical-drama film set amidst the Bhopal disaster that had occurred in India on 2–3 December 1984. It is directed by Ravi Kumar and features Martin Sheen, ...more