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Trumbo (2015)

"Trumbo" starring Diane Lane, Bryan Cranston and Helen Mirren, brings back Black Lists and McCarthyism.

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How Dalton Trumbo and other blacklisted writers quietly racked up '50s Oscar wins

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Extremely Silly Photos of Extremely Serious Writers

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50 Incredibly Tough Books for Extreme Readers

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!

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Hollywood blacklisted my father Dalton Trumbo: now I’m proud they’ve put him on screen | Film | The Guardian

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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. ...

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Johnny Got His Gun by Dalton Trumbo. "You couldn't lose that much of yourself and still keep on living. Yet if you knew you had lost them and were thinking about it why then you must be alive because dead men don't think. Dead men aren't curious and he was sick with curiosity so he must not be dead yet."

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