Sentimental Tommy

Sentimental Tommy

forever playing the hero, he fails to be the faithful lover and husband of his adoring Grizel. [Br. Lit.: J. M. Barrie Sentimental Tommy in Benét, 914]
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LEGEND: Gareth Hughes with co-star Mae McAvoy in Sentimental Tommy in 1921
His lucrative film career (he appeared in more than 40 movies including Forget Me Not, Eyes of Youth and Sentimental Tommy) earned him a mansion in Hollywood with a swimming pool, a chauffeur and stables for his many horses.
His lucrative film career - he appeared in more than 40 movies including Forget Me Not, Eyes of Youth and Sentimental Tommy - earned him a mansion in Hollywood with a swimming pool, a chauffeur and stables for his many horses.