Goodnight Mister Tom

John Thaw stars as the widowed and cantankerous Tom Oakley in this charming film adaptation of the prize-winning children's novel by Michelle Magorian. When WWII breaks out, Tom finds his quiet life in a small rural village changed when nine-year-old Willie Beech (Nick Robinson), a quiet, sad child is evacuated from London and billeted with him. Gradually a strong bond forms between the two, but just as suddenly Willie is summoned back to London by his mother (Annabelle Apsion). Tom is left feeling lonely and wondering if he will ever see his dear friend again...

Year: 1998
Genre: Drama, Children's & Family Theatre
Country: UK
Director: Jack Gold
Starring: Charles Kay, John Thaw, Nick Robinson, Annabelle Apsion, Geoffrey Hutchings
Duration: 101 Minutes
Rating: PG - Contains low level violence.
Location in store: Childrens/Family Theatre



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