Claude Rains

Biography: Claude Rains started acting at the age 11 on the British stage. In 1913, he moved to the US, but wouldn't stay here when WWI started. He would go back home and join a Scottish regiment. When the war was over he continued to work on the stage. In 1932, he made a screen test for Universal, and was hired. Rains was an immediate sensation in his first American film The Invisible Man. but he soon left Universal Studios for better roles at Warner Brothers. He continued acting in both leading and supporting roles into the mid-1960's when he retired to a small town in New Hampshire.

Claude Rains' Scores

  • Movies
  • TV
Average career score: 98
Highest Metascore: 100 Lawrence of Arabia (re-release)
Lowest Metascore: 97 The Adventures of Robin Hood (re-release)
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 2 out of 2
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 2
  3. Negative: 0 out of 2
2 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
100 Lawrence of Arabia (re-release) Sep 20, 2002 Mr. Dryden 8.5
97 The Adventures of Robin Hood (re-release) Aug 22, 2003 Prince John 7.8