Raintree County

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In 1859, idealist John Wickliff Shawnessey (Montgomery Clift), a resident of Raintree County, Indiana, is distracted from his high school sweetheart Nell Gaither (Eva Marie Saint) by Susanna Drake (Elizabeth Taylor), a rich New Orleans girl. He has a brief and passionate affair with Susanna while she is visiting. Following her return to the South, she comes back to Indiana to tell Shawnessey she is pregnant with his child. John marries her out of honor and duty, leaving Nell heartbroken.

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  • TheTVDB.com Movie ID 26881
  • Status Released
  • Released Worldwide December 20, 1957
  • Content Rating United States of America NR
  • Runtime 168 minutes
  • Genres Drama
  • Writers Millard Kaufman
  • Original Country United States of America
  • Original Language English
  • Spoken Languages English
  • Studio Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Production Company Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Production Countries United States of America
  • On Other Sites IMDB
  • Box Office Worldwide $9,080,000
  • Award Nominations Academy Awards, Costume Design, 1958
  • Favorited This movie has been favorited by 1 people.
  • Created March 26, 2019
  • Modified July 4, 2019

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