Rain Man

It is a 1988 American film directed by Barry Levinson

Starring Dustin Hoffman (Runaway Jury and Kramer vs. Kramer) and Tom Cruise (Mission: Impossible, The Firm), Beth Grant (No country for old men, A Time To Kill, Homefront)



Charles Babbitt (Tom Cruise) is a young woman who is dedicated to the good life working in a successful company selling cars. However, he receives the news that his father has died and goes to her funeral. The lawyer of his father tells about the will, where he leaves a Buick convertible and his roses. All the rest of the estate is left to Raymond Babbitt (Dustin Hoffman), his older brother-who was unaware until that moment, who is autistic. Then Charles kidnaps’ Raymond to claim half of the inheritance.


Winner of 4 Oscars

In 1989, just one year after Leonore Fleischer wrote a book based on the screenplay for Rain Man.


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