The irony here is that, while the film is too melodramatic by half, Lohan delivers a staggering performance.
The joy, fear, and despair for Johnson and former interpreters like Yaghdan and Ibrahim are anything but melodramatic.
As exuberant as I tend to be, I did feel “knight” would be too melodramatic.
melodramatic telenovelas have helped bring down the birth rate and stimulated literacy in Mexico and Brazil.
And then he has this equally lame habit of reacting with melodramatic language.
But we think of him only as a sentimental and melodramatic romanticist whose work has no connection with real life.
"My story is almost as melodramatic as a modern romance, Doctor Rocke," she said.
It is laid amid the plots and counterplots of bloody Russia, the most melodramatic background of modern history.
She had not noted the melodramatic manner in which her husband had broken off.
Her decline began with Madelon, which is improbable and melodramatic, and it continued through all her later work.