An exotic romantic melodrama based on a popular novel by Louis Bromfield, THE RAINS CAME details the hardships of the people of the fictitious Indian province of Ranchipur. Loy stars as a bored Englishwoman trapped in a loveless marriage with wealthy, middle-aged businessman Bruce. To
keep herself amused, Loy has entered into numerous short-lived love affairs. Accompanying her husband to Ranchipur, Loy finds that one of her former lovers, Brent, an Englishman, now resides in India, where he can live cheaply and drink heavily. Brent, however, has his hands full with Joyce, the
young daughter of socially ambitious missionaries who would like to see her wed to an aris...