Who'll Stop the Rain Reviews

November 1, 2019
I wish someone would tell me why Who'll Stop the Rain? was made, what motivates its characters, and what it's really about.
August 7, 2019
This is Karel Reisz's best work, which fits into the crime genre. [Full Review in Spanish]
June 4, 2019
Something of a mixed bag, occasionally feeling likely a cheaply constructed thriller using Vietnam as a selling point.
June 16, 2018
The movie works mostly because it's so well told on the narrative level.
April 30, 2018
A remarkably faithful and astute adaptation of a strong novel, the film condenses Stone's book, which won the National Book Award for fiction in 1975, without doing irreparable damage to its story, principal characters or larger meanings.
July 27, 2009
Anchored by great turns from Moriarty, Nolte and Tuesday Weld, Reisz version of Stone's book is one of the most intriguing films about Vietnam, at once a tale about a paricularly divisive war and a parable about moral chaos and personal disintegration.
June 18, 2009
Nolte finds his groove as the anti-hero roughneck.
May 13, 2005
January 24, 2004
A complicated morality play about the Vietnam war and its lingering after-effects.
March 5, 2003
January 9, 2003
A tough and thoughtful thriller, marked by a terrific Nolte performance.