Trumbo, Dalton 1905-1976
Most widely held works about Dalton Trumbo
Most widely held works by Dalton Trumbo
Johnny got his gun by Dalton Trumbo ( Book )
119 editions published between 1939 and 2010 in 11 languages and held by 2,684 libraries worldwide
An immediate bestseller upon its original publication in 1939, Dalton Trumbos stark, profoundly troubling masterpiece about the horrors of World War I brilliantly crystallized the uncompromising brutality of war and became the most influential protest novel. This work continues to rivet readers with its story of an American youth who survives World War I as an armless, legless, and faceless basket case with his mind intact.
Spartacus ( Visual )
55 editions published between 1959 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 2,204 libraries worldwide
Spartacus is the bold gladiator slave who leads a massive slave revolt against Imperial Rome in this epic true account of man's eternal struggle for freedom.
Roman holiday ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in English and Japanese and held by 1,615 libraries worldwide
A princess rebels against her royal obligations and explores Rome on her own. She meets an American newspaperman who, seeking an exclusive story, pretends ignorance of her identity. But his plan falters as they fall in love.
Exodus ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1992 and 2002 in English and held by 789 libraries worldwide
This film dramatizes part of the Israeli independence moment, dealing with various factions involved in the internecine struggle between the moderate Haganah and the radical terrorist Irgun Zvai Leumi. Interspersed throughout are segments showing the migration of European Jews to the new land, paying special attention to the ragged survivors of Nazi death camps on board the vessel Exodus, blockaded in a Cyprus harbor by British warships. The film also depicts the struggle of the Jews in Palestine to gain partition, then profiles the main characters after the partition, fighting to continue as the nation of Israel.
Night of the aurochs by Dalton Trumbo ( Book )
7 editions published between 1979 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 737 libraries worldwide
Additional dialogue; letters of Dalton Trumbo, 1942-1962 by Dalton Trumbo ( Book )
11 editions published between 1970 and 1972 in English and held by 682 libraries worldwide
Papillon ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1973 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 580 libraries worldwide
Thrilling adventure of an escape from a French Guiana prison.
Exodus ( Visual )
32 editions published between 1200 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 544 libraries worldwide
Chronicles the story of the postwar Jewish struggle for independence and their fight to establish a homeland in Israel, beginning with the exodus from a Cypriot detention camp of a shipload of courageous European Jews headed toward Israel aboard a weathered freighter.
Lonely are the brave ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in English and German and held by 442 libraries worldwide
After landing himself in jail trying to break out his friend, Jack Burns finds himself alone and on the run from the law. Leading the manhunt is Sheriff Morey Johnson, who must bring Burns to justice despite his own sympathy for the fugitive.
Thirty seconds over Tokyo ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 337 libraries worldwide
Set in 1942, tells the story of the first B-25 crews, under the command of General Jimmy Doolittle, training for a bombing mission over Japan.
Dalton Trumbo's Johnny got his gun ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 325 libraries worldwide
After a shell leaves his body mangled on the final day of World War I, young Joe Bonham lies trapped in a hospital bed. He is a fully conscious quadruple amputee who cannot speak, hear or see. He is left to wander within his own mind and goes between his harsh reality and memories of a happier life long gone. Delve into the mind of a man lost somewhere on the edges of sanity and insanity, life and death.
The time of the toad; a study of inquisition in America, and two related pamphlets by Dalton Trumbo ( Book )
6 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 322 libraries worldwide
Kitty Foyle the natural history of a woman ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 303 libraries worldwide
Kitty, a working-class girl, endures the rejection of Philadelphia society, makes her own way as a single woman, and ultimately chooses between an unmarried arrangement with Main Line scion Wynnewood Strafford VI or marriage to a struggling physician.
The remarkable Andrew, being the chronicle of a literal man by Dalton Trumbo ( Book )
4 editions published in 1941 in English and held by 181 libraries worldwide
Hawaii ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 157 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of colonial Hawaii, from the arrival of the first missionaries in 1820. The white man came with the intention of bringing God to the natives, but instead brought disease and destruction.
The biggest thief in town; comedy in three acts by Dalton Trumbo ( Book )
3 editions published between 1949 and 1950 in English and Undetermined and held by 119 libraries worldwide
The prowler ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 113 libraries worldwide
A nefarious cop stalks a lonely, repressed Los Angeles housewife and decides to win her by killing her husband.
Executive action ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in English and held by 110 libraries worldwide
Who killed President Kennedy? Mixing narrative sements with newsreel footage, the story of a group of powerful men who plot the assassination. First they must recruit and train a shooter, then frame Lee Harvey Oswald.
The brave one ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1956 and 2000 in English and held by 89 libraries worldwide
A love story of a boy and a bull.
Washington jitters by Dalton Trumbo ( Book )
3 editions published in 1936 in English and held by 87 libraries worldwide
Action and adventure films Anonyms and pseudonyms Authors, American Biographical films Biography Blacklisting of authors California--Los Angeles Comedy films Disabled veterans Documentary films Drama Epic films Exodus 1947 (Ship) Feature films Feature films Fiction Fiction films Film adaptations Films for the hearing impaired Gladiators Haganah (Organization) Historical films History Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) Holocaust survivors Irgun tsevaʼi leʼumi Israel Italy--Rome Jews Journalists Middle East--Palestine Motion picture authorship Motion picture plays National socialism Princesses Records and correspondence Revolutionaries Rome Screenwriters Servile Wars (Rome : 135-71 B.C.) Spartacus,--d. 71 B.C Trumbo, Dalton,--1905-1976 United States United States.--Congress.--House.--Committee on Un-American Activities Veterans Video recordings--for the hearing impaired War films War stories World War (1914-1918) Zionists
Cole, Robert 1905-1976
Davis, Jack 1905-1976
Pseud. Rich, Robert 1905-1976
Rich, Robert, 1905-1976
Trumbo, Dalton, 1905-
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