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Author Ceplair, Larry, author.

Title Dalton Trumbo : blacklisted Hollywood radical / Larry Ceplair and Christopher Trumbo.

Publication Info. Lexington [Kentucky] : University Press of Kentucky, [2015]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    818 Trumbo,D CEP    Available
Description 703 pages ; 25 cm.
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Screen classics
Screen classics (Lexington, Ky.)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction -- Under western skies -- Baking bread and writing in Los Angeles -- Playing the studio game and organizing guilds -- Marriage and Johnny got his gun -- From B films to A films -- Money, politics, and war -- Into the Communist Party -- Trumbo's antifascist persuasion -- The 1947 hearings of the Committee on Un-American Activities -- Blacklisted, indicted, convicted -- The time of the toad -- Incarceration and drift -- Oh, oh, Mexico -- Negotiating the black market, working with the King Brothers -- Once more into the Communist Party -- Blacklist and black-market politics -- Using and revealing Robert Rich -- Spartacus -- Exodus and the credit announcements -- Back on the screen -- Hawaii and The sandpiper -- The fixer and the Laurel Award -- Johnny got his gun, the movie: preproduction -- Johnny got his gun, the movie: principal photography and editing -- Johnny got his gun, the movie: distribution and exhibition -- The final years -- Postmortem.
Subject Trumbo, Dalton, 1905-1976.
Trumbo, Dalton, 1905-1976 -- Political and social views.
Screenwriters -- United States -- Biography.
Authors, American -- 20th century -- Biography.
Blacklisting of authors -- United States.
Communism and motion pictures -- United States.
Added Author Trumbo, Christopher, author.
ISBN 9780813146805 hardcover
0813146801 hardcover

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