Directed by Jay Roach. With Bryan Cranston, Elle Fanning, Diane Lane, Helen Mirren. The successful career of Hollywood screenwriter, Dalton Trumbo, comes to an end when he is blacklisted in the 1940s for being a Communist.
Dalton Trumbo's "Johnny Got His Gun." Trumbo's a fascinating story in his own right, one of the Hollywood Ten, screenwriters and filmmakers blacklisted in the 1950s for communist leanings. "Johnny Got His Gun" got Trumbo in trouble!
Dalton Trumbo, Writer: Spartacus. Dalton Trumbo, the Oscar-winning screenwriter, arguably the most talented, most famous of the blacklisted film professionals known to history as the Hollywood 10, was born in Montrose, Colorado to Orus Trumbo and his wife, the former Maud Tillery. Dalton Trumbo was raised at 1124 Gunnison Ave. in Grand Junction, Colorado, where his parents moved in 1908. His father, Orus, worked in a shoe store. ...
"Spartacus" (1960). COUNTRY: United States. DIRECTOR: Stanley Kubrick. SCREENWRITER: Dalton Trumbo (Novel: Howard Fast). CAST: Kirk Douglas, Tony Curtis, Laurence Olivier, Peter Ustinov, Charles Laughton, Jean Simmons, John Gavin, Nina Foch, Herbert Lom, John Ireland, John Dall, Charles McGraw, Joanna Barnes, Harold J. Stone, Woody Strode, Peter Brocco, Paul Lambert, Nick Dennis