More pleasing than any old card trick
Was wonderful Sir Cedric Hardwicke
Bags under his eyes
Of staggering size
Fine thespian by any yardstickDavid Cairns
Sir Cedric Hardwicke's performances could be quite eccentric. In The Hunchback of Notre Dame (below) he seems to stare at Maureen O'Hara's cleavage for entire scenes, as David notes on his blog Shadowplay, here.
Image source: Doctor Macro's Movie Scans; Classic Movie Monsters.