The 1,243-square-foot house was built in 1960.
Mr. Hellman is a film director, producer, and film editor. Some of his works include Road to Nowhere, Iguana, The Greatest and his most critically acclaimed film to date, Two-Lane Blacktop. He also teaches at the California Institute of the Arts.
He studied drama at Stanford University and film at the University of California-Los Angeles.
According to BlockShopper.com, there have been 620 home sales in Hollywood during the past 12 months, with a median sales price of $765,000.
Address: 8588 Appian Way
Buyer(s): Monte Hellman
Seller(s): Max Palevsky 1993 (Revocable Trust) and Max Palevsky (Trustee)
Sale date: Dec. 2, 2010