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Who’ll Stop the Rain (1978) Nick Nolte: 4K Blu-ray

Scorpion Releasing presents director Karel Reisz’s powerful drama, Who’ll Stop the Rain (1978) on a 4K Blu-ray. Stars Nick Nolte.

A jaded journalist, John (Michael Moriarty), and a Vietnam vet, Ray (Nick Nolte), are adrift after returning home from the war. With not much to lose, they hatch a scheme to smuggle heroin from Vietnam into the U.S., which stands to make them a fortune. Instead, the pair and John’s wife (Tuesday Weld) find themselves on the run from drug dealers and a crooked DEA agent (Anthony Zerbe). Along the way, Ray shows their opponents some of the useful combat skills he picked up in the war.

Who'll Stop the Rain (1978) — Photo
Image courtesy IMDB

Release date: Early 2021
Genre: Drama / Thriller


DirectorKarel Reisz
CastNick Nolte, Tuesday Weld, Michael Moriarty
CountryUSA
Production Year1978
Discs1 Blu-ray Disc
RegionA
Run Time126 minutes
FormatsColor / 4K / 1.85:1
AudioEnglish
SubtitleEnglish
StudioScorpion Releasing

Special features


BRAND NEW 4K RESTORATION OF THE FILM
NEW interviews with Richard Masur, producer Roger Spottiswoode and screenwriter Judith Rascoe
Audio commentary with film historians Daniel Kremer and Scout Tafoya
Optional English SDH subtitles for the main feature

The movie works mostly because it’s so well told on the narrative level.

Roger Ebert — Chicago Sun Times

Who’ll Stop the Rain (1978) trailer

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