The War Against Mrs. Hadley | 1941
Despite the bombing at Pearl Harbor, wealthy widow Stella Hadley insists that life continue normally. Refusing to accept that her rigid ways have undermined her son, Ted, and daughter, Pat, Stella feels betrayed when her longtime admirer, Elliot Fulton, a War Department official, refuses to prevent Ted's draft. She is further shocked when her best friend and her daughter take war jobs. Soon Stella finds herself alone.