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  • Trumbo - DVD

    Type: Event | Date: Tuesday, Sep 15, 2009

    A documentary adaptation of the popular regional theatrical monologue -- in which such heavyweights as Paul Newman, Nathan Lane, and Joe Mantegna essayed the lead on various occasions -- Trumbo recounts the life and times of legendary Hollywood scribe-turned-HUAC scapegoat Dalton Trumbo. As with its source production, the film takes as its base material highly personal, detailed, and emotive letters written by Dalton Trumbo to his son, Christopher; the latter, in turn, molded the missives into a screenplay for this production. Here, however, in lieu of one actor portraying Dalton, a number of celebrities take turns narrating from the script, including Lane, Paul Giamatti, Brian Dennehy, Donald Sutherland, and others. As a visual accompaniment, the film intercuts home-movie footage from the Trumbos' lives; incisive interview material with Trumbo, his family, friends, and collaborators; and haunting glimpses of the HUAC trial hearings with the Hollywood Ten, led by Senator Joseph McCarthy; as well as extracts from The Sandpiper, Johnny Got His Gun, Spartacus, and other productions authored by Trumbo. Peter Askin, who helmed the stage play, directs. ~ Nathan Southern, All Movie Guide
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    'Lone Ranger' Blooper Reel Shows Depp Trying To Wrangle His Finicky Horse

    Type: Article | Date: Tuesday, Dec 17, 2013

    Sometime the gag reel is the best part of the whole movie.
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    Watch: Foster the People debut trigger-happy video for 'Call It What You Want'

    Type: Article | Date: Wednesday, Nov 2, 2011

    Mark Foster guns down a line of beautiful female fans in latest clip from 'Torches'