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The Washington Masquerade (1932)

Passed | | Drama, Romance | 9 July 1932 (USA)
US senator falls in love with a young woman, without realizing she's using him to back the lobbyist she works for.

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Cast

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Jeff Keane
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Consuela Fairbanks
Diane Sinclair ...
Ruth Keane
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Brenner
Reginald Barlow ...
Sen. Withers
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Babcock
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Sen. Hodge
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Mona
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Hinsdale
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Sen. Bitler (as Burton Churchill)
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Stapleton
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US senator falls in love with a young woman, without realizing she's using him to back the lobbyist she works for.

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Drama | Romance

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9 July 1932 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Washington Whirlpool  »

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(Turner library print)

Sound Mix:

(Western Electric Sound System)

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1.37 : 1
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In one scene Karen Morley wears the same velvet gown with fur collar by Adrian as Nora Gregor did in -But the Flesh Is Weak (1932) from earlier that year. See more »

Soundtracks

America, My Country Tis of Thee
(1832) (uncredited)
Music by Lowell Mason
Based on the Music by Henry Carey from "God Save the King" (1744)
Lyrics by Samuel Francis Smith (1832)
In the score at the Capitol Building and at the end
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The 37 Year Old Hattie McDaniel
26 February 2003 | by See all my reviews

Hattie made her screen debut in 1932 as a maid which she would go on to win an academy award for and be type cast. Did she enjoy working as a maid in this project? It could be akin to working as a receptionist in your late 30's, but it pays the bills. Not much entertainment in this film, but interesting nonetheless.


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