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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 12
Cast
Matt Damon
Danny DeVito
Claire Danes
Directors
Francis Ford Coppola
Screenwriters
Francis Ford Coppola
Running Time
135 minutes

The Rainmaker
Francis Ford Coppola turns his "vision" to yet another of those John Grisham courtroom greenhorn-gets-bloodied-with-the-big-boys type yarns


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Plot
Hotfoot from law school without a penny to his name young spur Rudy tackles a huge insurance scam by swindling giant Great Benefit


Verdict
Unremarkable stab at the Grisham genre, despite the great director's efforts.


Reviewed by Ian Nathan

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