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- Dalton Trumbo, seen here with his wife, Cleo, was one of the "Hollywood Ten," a group of writers and directors who were blacklisted for their refusal to discuss their political affiliations with the House Un-American Activities Committee. Arthur Miller used this Communist witch-hunt as the inspiration for <em>The Crucible</em>. Bertolt Brecht can be seen here seated behind Trumbo at a 1947 HUAC hearing.