A Man Betrayed (1941 film)

A Man Betrayed (UK title Citadel of Crime, TV title Wheel of Fortune) is a 1941 American film directed by John H. Auer and starring John Wayne.[1]

A Man Betrayed
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Directed byJohn H. Auer
Produced byArmand Schaefer
Written byJack Moffitt
Screenplay byIsabel Dawn
Story byTom Kilpatrick
StarringJohn Wayne
Frances Dee
Music byMort Glickman
Paul Sawtell
CinematographyJack A. Marta
Edited byCharles Craft
Republic Pictures
Distributed byRepublic Pictures
Release date
  • March 7, 1941 (1941-03-07)
Running time
82 minutes
CountryUnited States


Lynn Hollister, a bucolic lawyer (John Wayne) takes on big-city corruption. He sets out to prove that an above-suspicion politician Boss Thomas "Tom" Cameron (Edward Ellis) is actually a crook. Lynn Hollister is in love with the politician's daughter Sabra (Frances Dee).[2]


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  1. ^ Hal Erickson (2015). "A Man Betrayed". Movies & TV Dept. The New York Times. Baseline & All Movie Guide. Archived from the original on May 19, 2015. Retrieved May 12, 2015.
  2. ^ Hal Erickson. "A Man Betrayed (1941) - John H. Auer - Synopsis, Characteristics, Moods, Themes and Related - AllMovie". AllMovie. Retrieved January 12, 2016.

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