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Rain Man
Director: Barry Levinson (Dir)
Release Date:   1988
Premiere Information:   Los Angeles and New York openings: 16 Dec 1988
Duration (in mins):   133
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Cast:   Dustin Hoffman (Raymond Babbitt)  
    Tom Cruise (Charlie Babbitt)  
    Valeria Golino (Susanna)  
    Jerry Molen (Dr. Bruner)  
    Jack Murdock (John Mooney)  


Production Company: Guber-Peters Company  
Distribution Company: United Artists Pictures, Inc. (An MGM/UA Communications company)
Director: Barry Levinson (Dir)
Producer: Mark Johnson (Prod)
Writer: Ronald Bass (Scr)
  Barry Morrow (Scr)
  Barry Morrow (Story)
Photography: John Seale (Dir of photog)
Art Direction: Ida Random (Prod des)
Film Editor: Stu Linder (Film ed)
Music: Hans Zimmer (Mus)
MPAA Rating: R
Country: United States
Language: English

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Genre: Comedy-drama
Sub-Genre: Road


Bibliographic Sources:   Date   Page
Los Angeles Times   16 Dec 1988   Calendar, p.1.
New York Times   16 Dec 1988   Section C, p. 12.
Variety   14 Dec 1988   p. 13.

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