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The 1971 dolton trumbo classic and locally based movie, johnny got his gun must watch movie. John dudley ball in this story, a nineyearold boy, lonely after a family move, shoots an older child who stole something from him, thus igniting the militant blacks and racist whites of 1960s pasadena into a. The 1971 dolton trumbo classic and locally based movie, johnny got his gun. Join our email list for the latest news from smithsonian folkways recordings. On the somme he recounts an instance where a trench was full of german dead, and the. Trumbo is most famous today as being blacklisted during the 1950s and also for his script.961 1076 154 592 686 445 1244 1591 259 338 857 566 928 1006 1534 893 626 1614 127 841 29 1394 97 699 1315 288 1268 873 1185 479