“He was a great influence on me. I don’t know what happened to him. I think he failed and went to America.” — a quote John Gielgud once said about Claude Rains (pictured).
Photo: The Wolf Man (1941)
“Often we’d secretly like to do the very things we discipline ourselves against. Isn’t that true? Well, here in the movies I can be as mean, as wicked as I want to – and all without hurting anybody. Look at that lovely girl I’ve just shot!” — Claude Rains