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The Rainmaker


Legal drama starring Matt Damon, adapted from the John Grisham novel about a young law school graduate whose first case pits the little guy against a large corporation. A major insurance company is accused of stalling on a leukaemia victim's health claim. Tense courtroom scenes and an earnest study of legal and moral principles unfold as the idealistic young lawyer battles against cynicism and corruption.

Broadcasts

  • - on
  • 2008-07-25 23:20:00 - 2008-07-26 01:30:00 on BBC One South East, BBC One North East, BBC One Channel Islands, BBC One Oxford, BBC One East Midlands, BBC One London, BBC One South West, BBC One West, BBC One East Yorkshire, BBC One Wales, BBC One North West, BBC One East, BBC One Cambridge, BBC One West Midlands, BBC One Yorkshire,
  • 2008-07-25 23:50:00 - 2008-07-26 02:00:00 on BBC One Scotland,
  • 2009-02-22 23:00:00 - 2009-02-23 01:10:00 on BBC One South, BBC One South East, BBC One South West, BBC One Wales, BBC One West, BBC One West Midlands, BBC One Yorkshire, BBC One Scotland, BBC One Oxford, BBC One North West, BBC One London, BBC One Cambridge, BBC One Channel Islands, BBC One East Yorkshire, BBC One East, BBC One East Midlands, BBC One North East,
  • 2010-07-16 23:50:00 - 2010-07-17 01:55:00 on BBC One Oxford, BBC One South East, BBC One Cambridge, BBC One Channel Islands, BBC One East Yorkshire, BBC One Scotland, BBC One Northern Ireland, BBC One Yorkshire, BBC One North East, BBC One North West, BBC One East, BBC One East Midlands, BBC One West Midlands, BBC One London, BBC One South, BBC One South West, BBC One West, BBC One Wales,

Credits

  • Rudy Baylor Matt Damon
  • Deck Shifflet Danny DeVito
  • Kelly Riker Claire Danes
  • Leo F Drummond Jon Voight
  • Dot Black Mary Kay Place
  • Judge Harvey Hale Dean Stockwell
  • Bruiser Stone Mickey Rourke
  • Wilfred Keeley Roy Scheider
  • Judge Tyrone Kipler Danny Glover
  • Director Francis Coppola