The Talk of the Town poster

The Talk of the Town 1942

About The Talk of the Town

When the Holmes Woolen Mill burns down, political activist Leopold Dilg is jailed for arson (and murder; one man was lost). Escaping, Leopold hides out in the home of his childhood sweetheart Nora Shelley ...which she has just rented to unsuspecting law professor Michael Lightcap.

The Talk of the Town Cast

The Talk of the Town Crew


George StevensDirector


George StevensProducer
Fred GuiolProducer


Irwin ShawScreenplay
Sidney BuchmanScreenplay
Sidney HarmonStory


Ted TetzlaffDirector of photography
Fred StollGrip

Costume & make-up

IreneCostume design


Bill BlackProps