Lillian Hellman

Jun 20, 1905


Lillian Hellman was one of the more popular and influential playwrights of the '30s and '40s. Her dramas were often politically oriented or socially conscious, and frequently centered on taboo subjects such as lesbianism, as in The Children's Hour, or getting away with murder, as in Little Foxes. Later she became a screenwriter, and not only adapted a… More


Lillian Hellman Videos

The Children's Hour
2 minutes 50 seconds
Watch On The Rhine
2 minutes 11 seconds

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