The Citadel

(1938)

Overview

Andrew Manson, a young, idealistic, newly qualified Scottish doctor arrives in Wales takes his first job in a mining town, and begins to wonder at the persistent cough many of the miners have. When his attempts to prove its cause are thwarted, he moves to London. His new practice does badly. But when a friend shows him how to make a lucrative practice from rich hypochondriacs, it will take a great shock to show him what the truth of being a doctor really is.

  1. King Vidor

    Director

  2. Frank Wead

    Screenplay

  3. A.J. Cronin

    Writer

  4. Ian Dalrymple

    Writer

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Status Released

Release Information

  • October 29, 1938
    Theatrical

    Meaning

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 50m

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