Louis B Mayer And The Bolshevik Beast

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Toby Jones and Colin Stinton star in this comedy about the birth of political mudslinging.

by Stephen Sheridan

Director....Sally Avens

A comic re-imagining of the 1934 Gubernatorial campaign in California when socialist writer Upton Sinclair stood for election under the slogan End Poverty in California. Movie Mogul Mayer was determined to stop him and began a battle of political mudslinging the like of which had never been seen before.