John Wayne publically condemned Kirk Douglas’ Spartacus as ‘Marxist propaganda’ | Films | EntertainmentJohn Wayne publically condemned Kirk Douglas’ Spartacus as ‘Marxist propaganda’ | Films | Entertainment

Stanley Kubrick’s Oscar-winning Roman epic was incredibly controversial upon its release in 1960. Kirk Douglas allowed blacklisted communist screenwriter Dalton Trumbo, one of the Hollywood Ten, to pen Spartacus without