Norman Reilly Raine

Highest Rated: 100% Captain Kidd (1945)
Birthday: Not Available
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American screenwriter Norman Reilly Raine first worked as a reporter in Buffalo, NY, before becoming an officer with the Canadian Expeditionary Force during WWI. Upon finishing his military stint, Raine worked as an assistant editor for the Canadian news journal MacLean's. Later, he became a frequent contributor of short stories for leading magazines such as the Saturday Evening Post, of which the most famous was his "Tugboat Annie" series. Later, this popular series was brought to film in 1933 and 1940. Two of his other works were also adapted for the screen before Raine himself became a prolific writer of screenplays for Warner Bros. and others during the mid-'30s. In 1937, he shared an Oscar for the script of The Life of Emile Zola.

Highest Rated Movies



No Score Yet The Perfect Specimen Screenwriter 2014
No Score Yet M Screenwriter 1951
No Score Yet A Bell for Adano Screenwriter 1945
No Score Yet Nob Hill Screenwriter 1945
100% Captain Kidd Screenwriter 1945
No Score Yet Captains of the Clouds Screenwriter 1942
No Score Yet Tugboat Annie Sails Again Screenwriter 1940
No Score Yet The Fighting 69th Screenwriter 1940
No Score Yet Virginia City Screenwriter 1940
71% The Private Lives of Elizabeth and Essex Screenwriter 1939
No Score Yet Each Dawn I Die Screenwriter 1939
No Score Yet Men Are Such Fools Screenwriter 1938
100% The Adventures of Robin Hood Screenwriter 1938
76% The Life of Emile Zola Screenwriter 1937
No Score Yet Tugboat Annie Screenwriter 1933


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