The Rainmaker


The Rainmaker

Overview:

When Rudy Baylor (Matt Damon), a young attorney with no clients, goes to work for a seedy ambulance chaser, he wants to help the parents of a terminally ill boy in their suit against an insurance company (represented by a ruthless Jon Voight). But to take on corporate America, Rudy and a scrappy paralegal (Danny DeVito) must open their own law firm.

Votes 235 (6.7/10)

Runtime: 135 minutes

Release Date 1997-11-18

Budget: $40,000,000.00

Revenue: $45,916,769.00

Tagline: They were totally unqualified to try the case of a lifetime... but every underdog has his day.

Production company:

  • Paramount Pictures
  • Constellation Entertainment

Production country:

  • United States of America

Genres:

  • Drama
  • Crime
  • Thriller

Trailer

Further Information

Rudy Baylor
Matt Damon
Matt Damon
Deck Shifflet
Danny DeVito
Danny DeVito
Leo F. Drummond
Jon Voight
Jon Voight
Kelly Riker
Claire Danes
Claire Danes
Dot Black
Mary Kay Place
Mary Kay Place
Judge Harvey Hale
Dean Stockwell
Dean Stockwell
Jackie Lemancyzk
Virginia Madsen
Virginia Madsen
Bruiser Stone
Mickey Rourke
Mickey Rourke
Billy Porter
Randy Travis
Randy Travis
Wilfred Keeley
Roy Scheider
Roy Scheider
Buddy Black
Red West
Red West
Donny Ray Black
Johnny Whitworth
Johnny Whitworth
Cliff Riker
Andrew Shue
Andrew Shue
Colleen 'Miss Birdie' Birdsong
Teresa Wright
Teresa Wright
Richter Tyrone Kipler
Danny Glover
Danny Glover
Prince Thomas
Wayne Emmons
Wayne Emmons
Butch
Adrian Roberts
Adrian Roberts
Everett Lufkin
Michael Girardin
Michael Girardin
Jack Underhall
Randall King
Randall King
F. Franklin Donaldson
Justin Ashforth
Justin Ashforth
B. Bobby Hall
Michael Keys Hall
Michael Keys Hall
J. Michael Floquet
James Cunningham
James Cunningham
Mr. Van Landel
Frank Clem
Frank Clem
Kermit Aldy
Alan Woolf
Alan Woolf
Delbert Birdsong
Sonny Shroyer
Sonny Shroyer
Vera Birdsong
Pamela Tice Chapman
Pamela Tice Chapman
Director
Francis Ford Coppola
Francis Ford Coppola
Screenplay
Francis Ford Coppola
Francis Ford Coppola
Screenplay
Michael Herr
Michael Herr
Novel
John Grisham
John Grisham
Producer
Michael Douglas
Michael Douglas
Producer
Fred Fuchs
Fred Fuchs
Producer
Steven Reuther
Steven Reuther
Director of Photography
John Toll
John Toll
Editor
Barry Malkin
Barry Malkin
Editor
Melissa Kent
Melissa Kent
Original Music Composer
Elmer Bernstein
Elmer Bernstein
Casting
Linda Phillips-Palo
Linda Phillips-Palo
Production Design
Howard Cummings
Howard Cummings
Art Direction
Bob Shaw
Bob Shaw
Set Decoration
Barbara Munch
Barbara Munch
Costume Design
Aggie Guerard Rodgers
Aggie Guerard Rodgers
Makeup Artist
Lois Burwell
Lois Burwell
Hairstylist
Patricia Grande
Patricia Grande
Makeup Artist
Whitney James
Whitney James
Hairstylist
Arturo Rojas
Arturo Rojas
Greensman
David Becton
David Becton
Property Master
Eugene McCarthy
Eugene McCarthy
Set Designer
Scott P. Murphy
Scott P. Murphy
Construction Foreman
Thomas Michael Ryan
Thomas Michael Ryan
Construction Coordinator
Jeffrey Schlatter
Jeffrey Schlatter
Art Department Coordinator
Phillipa Sledge
Phillipa Sledge
Sound Effects Editor
Kim B. Christensen
Kim B. Christensen
Dialogue Editor
David A. Cohen
David A. Cohen
ADR Editor
Clare C. Freeman
Clare C. Freeman
Supervising Sound Editor
Michael Kirchberger
Michael Kirchberger
ADR Editor
Bruce Lacey
Bruce Lacey
Supervising ADR Editor
Mark Levinson
Mark Levinson
Foley Editor
Tim O'Shea
Tim O'Shea
Dialogue Editor
Dianna Stirpe
Dianna Stirpe
Sound Effects Editor
Jennifer L. Ware
Jennifer L. Ware
Special Effects Coordinator
Guy Clayton Jr.
Guy Clayton Jr.
Stunt Coordinator
Jack Gill
Jack Gill
Camera Operator
Paul C. Babin
Paul C. Babin
Still Photographer
Phillip V. Caruso
Phillip V. Caruso
Costume Supervisor
Winnie D. Brown
Winnie D. Brown
Key Set Costumer
Jennifer Jobst
Jennifer Jobst
Music Editor
Kathy Durning
Kathy Durning
Production Coordinator
Laura Tateishi
Laura Tateishi
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