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Hard Rain
Directed by:
Mikael Salomon

Directed by Mikael Salomon, "Hard Rain" (also known as "Flood, The", "Flood", "Pioggia infernale") is an Action/Crime/Thriller/Drama film, released in the USA on January 16 of 1998 . Morgan Freeman is starring, alongside Christian Slater, Randy Quaid, Minnie Driver, Edward Asner and Dann Florek.

In the worst storm in living memory, one guard stands between five men and three million dollars.

Who is the director of "Hard Rain":

Hard Rain was directed by Mikael Salomon, a Danish cinematographer, and director.

Before making Hard Rain, Mikael Salomon had directed A Far Off Place, released in 1993.

When was "Hard Rain" released:

Hard Rain was first released in the United States on Friday, January 16, 1998. Also released on Friday, January 16, 1998 have been Gonin (dir. Takashi Ishii), 2by4 (dir. Jimmy Smallhorne), Blood, Guts, Bullets and Octane, and Fallen (dir. Gregory Hoblit). This was twenty-one (21) years ago.

It has been released on Friday, April 03, 1998 in the United Kingdom; Wednesday, May 06, 1998 in France; Thursday, April 16, 1998 in Germany; Friday, August 14, 1998 in Italy; Friday, March 13, 1998 in Spain; Thursday, February 12, 1998 in Australia and on Saturday, September 05, 1998 in Japan.

Who is at the casting of "Hard Rain":

At the casting of Hard Rain we find Morgan Freeman, previously seen in Amistad (1997) and Kiss the Girls (1997); Christian Slater (Julian Po (1997), Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery (1997)); Randy Quaid (Bug Buster (1998), Get on the Bus (1996)) [ more... ]

  • Morgan Freeman and Mark Rolston have both also be seen in The Shawshank Redemption, released in 1994.
  • Ray Baker and Jay Patterson can both be seen in Places in the Heart, released in 1984.
  • Edward Asner and Dann Florek also appeared in Moon Over Parador, released in 1988.
  • Randy Quaid and Ray Baker can be seen in Freaked, released in 1993.

What is the Storyline of "Hard Rain":

During the worst recorded rainstorm in the history of the Midwestern United States, armored truck drivers Tom (Christian Slater) and his uncle Charlie (Edward Asner) are collecting the money from the local banks affected by the rising flood waters. In the small town of Huntingburg, Indiana, which has been evacuated, Tom and Charlie drive into a ditch and become stuck, and Charlie calls dispatch to alert the National Guard. They are then ambushed by Jim (Morgan Freeman) and his gang of armed robbers, Kenny [...]

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