Approved | | Romance, Western
During the Depression, a con-man promises rain to a desperate drought-ridden Kansas town and marriage to a local desperate spinster.
Bing Crosby wanted the role of Starbuck.
We don't believe in rainmakers.
Bill Starbuck: What DO you believe in, mistah? Dyin' cattle?
After Starbuck shows up at the Currys' house, H.C. and Noah are playing a game of checkers. They start the game with H.C. playing red and make a few moves, then the phone rings. After the call, the game has reset to the beginning, and H.C. is playing black.