IDP Distribution | Release Date: June 27, 2008
Summary: Trumbo is a unique, star-studded film about Oscar-winning screenwriter Dalton Trumbo and his heroic journey from Hollywood royalty to blacklisted writer to Academy Award winner. Set against the backdrop of tremendous political unrest, audience will be given a first, emotional account of how this turmoil affected one of Hollywood’s most prolific writers. Based on the play “Trumbo”, by his son Christopher, the film features brilliant readings of some of Trumbo’s extraordinary letters performed by an A list cast, interlaced with period and contemporary interviews, and, rare video shot by his family and friends (The Samuel Goldwyn Films)
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Rating: Rated PG-13 for a sex-related commentary.
Production: Filbert Steps Productions
Genres: Biography, Documentary
Country: USA
Language: English
Director Credit
Peter Askin Director
Writer Credit
Christopher Trumbo Writer
Cast Credit
Brian Dennehy Himself
Dalton Trumbo Himself
David Strathairn Himself
Dustin Hoffman Himself
Jean Rouverol Herself
Joan Allen Herself
Josh Lucas Himself
Kirk Douglas Himself
Lee Irwin Himself
Liam Neeson Himself
Michael Douglas Himself
Nathan Lane Himself
Paul Giamatti Himself
Peter Hanson Himself
Victor Navasky Himself
Producer Credit
Al Klingenstein Producer
Ariana Garfinkel Associate Producer
David Viola Producer
Jim Kohlberg Executive Producer
Kristin Kopp Associate Producer
Sophia Lin Line Producer
Stelio Kitrilakis Co-Executive Producer
Tory Tunnell Producer
Will Battersby Producer