The Rainmaker My favorite John Grisham book turned into a movie. Matt Damon, Claire Danes and Mickey Rourke are must sees. Danny DeVito too.

The Rainmaker (1997)

The Rainmaker ~ "An idealistic young lawyer and his cynical partner take on a powerful law firm representing a corrupt insurance company.

The Rainmaker by *VendelRus on deviantART  I love the colors and he's right, keep the color scheme and scale up as appropriate for women's size.

Pinner: That is just so cute. The Rainmaker by *VendelRus on deviantART--viking child! I am so going to dress my baby up as a viking!

The Rainmaker is a 1956 film directed by Joseph Anthony and adapted by N. Richard Nash from his play The Rainmaker. The film tells the story of a middle-aged woman, suffering from unrequited love for the local town sheriff; however, she falls for a con man who comes to town with the promise that he can make it rain. It stars Burt Lancaster, Katharine Hepburn, Wendell Corey, Lloyd Bridges and Earl Holliman.

The Rainmaker Starring: Burt Lancaster, Katharine Hepburn, Wendell Corey, Lloyd Bridges and Earl Holliman

New abstract art, mixed media painting by Laura Swink "The RainMaker" 24 x 36 Acrylic on Canvas and Mixed Media. #laura_swink

New abstract art, mixed media painting by Laura Swink "The RainMaker" 24 x 36 Acrylic on Canvas and Mixed Media.

The Rainmaker (1997) Poster - It's been a long time since I watched this one. Danny DeVito steals the show. Lots of funny bits in a young lawyer, courtroom drama.

The Rainmaker (1997)

Directed by Francis Ford Coppola. With Matt Damon, Danny DeVito, Claire Danes, Jon Voight. An idealistic young lawyer and his cynical partner take on a powerful law firm representing a corrupt insurance company.

The Rainmaker (1956). Lizzie Curry is on the verge of becoming a hopeless old maid. Her wit and intelligence and skills as a homemaker can't make up for the fact that she's just plain plain! Even the town sheriff, for whom she harbors a secret yen, won't take a chance --- until the town suffers a drought and into the lives of Lizzie and her brothers and father comes one Bill Starbuck ... profession: Rainmaker!

The Rainmaker (1956)

The Rainmaker with Burt Lancaster, Katharine Hepburn, Wendell Corey, Lloyd Bridges, and Earl Holliman - Story of a Tent healer

Charles Mallory Hatfield, born in Fort Scott in 1875, was known as "The Rainmaker" and was renowned for techniques that were believed to create deluges during seasons of drought and dry weather. The film "The Rainmaker" (1956) starring Burt Lancaster is based on Hatfield's exploits.

In his free time, Charles Mallory Hatfield read about “pluviculture” and began to develop his own methods for producing rain. By 1902 he had created a secret mixture of 23 chemicals in large galvanized evaporating tanks that, he claimed, attracted rain.

In the The Rainmaker, Grisham finally returns to the courtroom after A Time to Kill.  In or out of the courtroom, his novels are great.

The Rainmaker. Don't let the fact that these books are "lawyer-y" turn you off: they are EXCELLENT and suspenseful, dramatic, mysterious, detective-type books.

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