Little Lord Fauntleroy


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Noun1.Little Lord Fauntleroy - an excessively polite and well-dressed boyLittle Lord Fauntleroy - an excessively polite and well-dressed boy
boy, male child - a youthful male person; "the baby was a boy"; "she made the boy brush his teeth every night"; "most soldiers are only boys in uniform"
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Her voice trembled again as she spoke the last two words, and it was possibly this that caused Mr Pickering to visualize Percy as a sort of little Lord Fauntleroy, his favourite character in English literature.
1849: Frances Hodgson Burnett, author of The Secret Garden and Little Lord Fauntleroy, was born in Manchester.
Arguably the most outrageous line in the consistently bonkers heist comedy "Masterminds" occurs just four minutes in, after Zach Galifianakis, playing an armored-truck driver with an overgrown beard and Little Lord Fauntleroy haircut, shoots a hole in his shorts when ineptly trying to holster a handgun in his waistband.
He's turned out to be a natural performer, and his looks are exceptionally telegenic, with his Little Lord Fauntleroy curly locks and all.
Most of her fans held on to the image of Pickford displayed in such films as Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm, Little Lord Fauntleroy and the expressionist Sparrows.
Within a year he was earning PS200 a week appearing in such movies as Little Lord Fauntleroy, Captains Courageous, The Devil Is a Sissy, and most notably alongside Spencer Tracy's Father Flanagan in Boys Town.
1849: Frances Hodgson Burnett, author of The |Secret Garden and Little Lord Fauntleroy, was born in Manchester.
His mother saw the film Little Lord Fauntleroy in the old Ninian and was so blown away by curly-haired cherub Freddie Bartholomew in the name part she called her kid after him hoping he, too, would become a curly-haired cherub.
Put simply, the guy's head resembles a mis-shapen potato which has failed the supermarket perfection test, and his wispy blond locks are less suave spy, more Little Lord Fauntleroy following a fight with a pair of kitchen scissors.
Pour Mary Pickford, jouer ces quatre roles, c'est interpreter tous ces personnages qui l'ont faite star, en une sorte de filmsomme : l'enfant et la mere dans Little Lord Fauntleroy, la petite pauvre et la petite riche dans Stella Maris (2).