Washington Melodrama (1941)

Politics, big business, showgirls and murder all collide in 1941’s Washington Melodrama, directed by S. Sylvan Simon. Industrialist Calvin Claymore (Frank Morgan) is the head of a group that supports a bill to send financial assistance to Europe during the war. Battling against Calvin is Hal Thorne (Kent Taylor), a man of isolationist beliefs who runs a newspaper, the Daily Tabloid. When Calvin heads off … Continue reading Washington Melodrama (1941)