Dalton Trumbo

Writer · Actor · Director
IVA Star Rating : 65
James Dalton Trumbo was an American screenwriter and novelist who scripted many award-winning films including Roman Holiday (1953), Exodus, Spartacus, and Thirty Seconds Over Tokyo (1944). One of the Hollywood Ten, he refused to testify before the House Un-American Activities Committee (HUAC) in 1947 during the committee's investigation of Communist... read more

James Dalton Trumbo was an American screenwriter and novelist who scripted many award-winning films including Roman Holiday (1953), Exodus, Spartacus, and Thirty Seconds Over Tokyo (1944). One of the Hollywood Ten, he refused to testify before the House Un-American Activities Committee (HUAC) in 1947 during the committee's investigation of Communist influences in the motion picture industry.

Birth Name

James Dalton Trumbo

Born

Saturday, 09 December 1905

Died

Friday, 10 September 1976

Actor Filmography

The Movies Self (archive footage) 2019
Trumbo Himself (archive footage) 2015
Imminent Threat Himself (archive footage) 2015
Hollywood contra Franco Himself (archive footage) 2008
Trumbo Himself (archive footage) 2007
Hollywoodism: Jews, Movies and the American Dream Himself (archive footage) 1998
The Fifties Himself - Testifying Before HUAC (archive footage) 1997
The First 100 Years: A Celebration of American Movies Himself (archive footage) 1995
American Masters Self (archive footage) 1986
Hollywood on Trial Himself - Interviewee 1976
(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

The Movies Self (archive footage) 2019
Trumbo Himself (archive footage) 2015
Imminent Threat Himself (archive footage) 2015
Hollywood contra Franco Himself (archive footage) 2008
Trumbo Himself (archive footage) 2007
Hollywoodism: Jews, Movies and the American Dream Himself (archive footage) 1998
The Fifties Himself - Testifying Before HUAC (archive footage) 1997
The First 100 Years: A Celebration of American Movies Himself (archive footage) 1995
American Masters Self (archive footage) 1986
Hollywood on Trial Himself - Interviewee 1976
Papillon Commandant 1973
Johnny Got His Gun Orator 1971
The Prowler John Gilvray 1951
The Hollywood Ten Himself 1950

Director Filmography

Producer Filmography

1969 Golden Globe Best Screenplay Nominated
1957 Oscar Best Writing, Motion Picture Story Won
1954 Oscar Best Writing, Motion Picture Story Won
1941 Oscar Best Writing, Screenplay Nominated
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