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50 Ratings

The Citadel

Directed by King Vidor
United States, 1938


Robert Donat stars as Dr. Andrew Manson in this adaptation of A.J. Cronin’s best-selling novel. Manson devotes himself to treating the residents of a poverty-stricken Welsh mining community.

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The Citadel Directed by King Vidor

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1939 | 4 nominations including: Best Picture

National Board of Review

1938 | 2 wins including: Best Film

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

1939 | Winner: Best Film

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