A documentary about the life, times and work of the Oscar-winning screenwriter Dalton Trumbo, who wrote Spartacus, Roman Holiday and many other classics. He was blacklisted during the late Forties because he had been involved with the Communist Party, then went on to win an Oscar for a movie script, The Brave One, he wrote under a pseudonym. In interviews and archival footage, Trumbo and his friends and family recall his struggles and triumphs. Contemporary actors including Joan Allen, Michael Douglas, Brian Dennehy and Dustin Hoffman perform scenes from his work. Directed by Peter Askin. With Josh Lucas, Christopher Trumbo, Donald Sutherland and Peter Hanson. Categories: Documentary, Biography. Year: 2007.
Dalton Trumbo in Trumbo
Donald Sutherland in Trumbo
Dustin Hoffman in Trumbo
Peter Hanson in Trumbo
Brian Dennehy in Trumbo
Michael Douglas in Trumbo
Josh Lucas in Trumbo
Christopher Trumbo in Trumbo
Joan Allen in Trumbo
Joan Allen also appeared in Pleasantville, Face/Off, The Notebook, The Bourne Supremacy, The Bourne Ultimatum, and Death Race.
Brian Dennehy also appeared in Ratatouille, 10th & Wolf, Everyone's Hero, Tommy Boy, Righteous Kill, Romeo & Juliet, and First Blood.
Kirk Douglas also appeared in Paths of Glory and It Runs in the Family.
Michael Douglas also appeared in Wall Street, One Night at McCool's, Basic Instinct, The American President, Traffic, You, Me and Dupree, The Game, A Perfect Murder, Disclosure, The Ghosts of Girlfriends Past, Fatal Attraction, It Runs in the Family, The Sentinel, Wonder Boys, The In-Laws (2003), Black Rain, and King of California.
Paul Giamatti also appeared in Saving Private Ryan, Cinderella Man, American Splendor, The Truman Show, The Ant Bully, Lady in the Water, Sideways, The Illusionist, Fred Claus, Planet of the Apes, Deconstructing Harry, Paycheck, Duplicity, The Nanny Diaries, and Shoot 'Em Up.
Dustin Hoffman also appeared in Finding Neverland, Midnight Cowboy, Rain Man, Wag the Dog, The Graduate, Hook, Stranger Than Fiction, I Heart Huckabees, Meet the Fockers, Mr. Magorium's Wonder Emporium, Perfume: The Story of a Murderer, Kung Fu Panda, Hero (1992), Kramer vs. Kramer, Last Chance Harvey, and The Tale of Despereaux.
Nathan Lane also appeared in Addams Family Values, The Producers, The Lion King, Swing Vote, Astro Boy, and Frankie and Johnny.
Josh Lucas also appeared in Stealth, A Beautiful Mind, Hulk, American Psycho, Glory Road, and Sweet Home Alabama.
Donald Sutherland also appeared in MASH, The Italian Job, JFK, Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within, A Time to Kill, The Dirty Dozen, Beerfest, Fierce People, Reign Over Me, Fool's Gold, Pride & Prejudice, Cold Mountain, Disclosure, and Astro Boy.