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The career of screenwriter Dalton Trumbo is halted by a witch hunt in the late 1940s when he defies the anti-communist HUAC committee and is blacklisted.

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Directed by

Jay Roach

Written by

Bruce Cook (Book)
John McNamara (Screenplay)

Runtime

124 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

Are you now or have you ever been...

Cast

Keywords

biography parent child relationship movie business writer communism communist hollywood 1940s screenwriter mccarthyism blacklist movie industry

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Awards

Oscar nomination for Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role Bryan Cranston