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Trumbo / Bleecker Street and Shivhans Pictures present a Groundswell production ; produced by Michael London [and six others] ; written by John McNamara ; directed by Jay Roach.

Roach, Jay, film director. (Added Author). McNamara, John, 1962- screenwriter. (Added Author). Cranston, Bryan, 1956- actor. (Added Author). C.K., Louis, actor. (Added Author). Lane, Diane, actor. (Added Author). Fanning, Elle, 1998- actor. (Added Author). Mirren, Helen, actor. (Added Author). Goodman, John, 1952- actor. (Added Author). Stuhlbarg, Michael, actor. (Added Author). Cook, Bruce, 1932-2003 Motion picture adaptation of (work): Dalton Trumbo. (Added Author). Bleecker Street Films (Firm) presenter. (Added Author). Shivhans Pictures (Firm) presenter. (Added Author). Groundswell Productions, presenter. (Added Author). Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm) publisher. (Added Author).
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Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Eckhart Public Library - Main DVD Trumbo (Text) 840191002239467 A/V - Main Floor Available -
Garrett Public Library DVD TRU (Text) 30010170766029 DVD Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (125 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Universal City, CA : Universal Studios Home Entertainment, [2016]

Content descriptions

General Note: Title from container.
Based on the book Dalton Trumbo by Bruce Cook.
DVD release of the 2015 motion picture.
Widescreen (1.85:1).
Special features: Who is Trumbo? ; Bryan Cranston becomes Trumbo.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Music, Theodore Shapiro ; editor, Alan Baumgarten ; director of photography, Jim Denault.
Participant or Performer Note: Bryan Cranston, Louis C.K., Diane Lane, Helen Mirren, John Goodman, Michael Stuhlbarg, Elle Fanning, David Maldonado, John Getz, Laura Flannery, David James Elliott.
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note: DVD Feb2016
Summary, etc.: The successful career of 1940s screenwriter Dalton Trumbo comes to a crushing end when he and other Hollywood figures are blacklisted for their political beliefs. It tells the story of his fight against the U.S. government and studio bosses in a war over words and freedom, which entangled everyone in Hollywood from Hedda Hopper and John Wayne to Kirk Douglas and Otto Preminger.
Target Audience Note: MPAA rating: R; for language including some sexual references.
System Details Note: DVD ; anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation ; Dolby digital 5.1 surround.
Language Note: In English, with optional subtitles in Spanish; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)
Subject: Trumbo, Dalton, 1905-1976 > Drama.
Screenwriters > Drama.
Blacklisting of entertainers > Drama.
Nineteen forties > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Biographical films.
Film adaptations.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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