Hard Rain (1998)

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  • The Flood Working

Synopsis

Thriller about a heist during a heavy storm in a Midwestern town. Tom is helping his uncle Charlie, a veteran armoured truck driver, make a final pickup before the bank is flooded. When the truck gets stuck in the mud, it is ambushed by a gang of four criminals. Tom manages to hide the money bags and escape, but is caught put in jail as a suspected looter. Tom is rescued from drowning in his cell by a woman who is trying to salvage her restoration work in the local church. The gang catches up with Tom, but the local sheriff turns tables on everyone by going after the money himself.

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