Wheel of Fate DVD
1 disc. Thriller. Black & White. Year: 1953. Running time: 55 min. Director: Francis Searle.
Cast: Patric Doonan, Sandra Dorne, Bryan Forbes, John Horsley, Johnnie Schofield,
Martin Benson, Cyril Smith, Bernard Rebel, Fred Griffiths, Michael McCarthy, Bartlett Mullins and Frederick Treves.
Two brothers work in the garage of their disabled father. Johnny works hard and takes care of his father while Ted is a drunk and a womaniser. The two have a strained relationship, which deteriorates further when Ted introduces his girlfriend, beautiful nightclub singer Lucky, to Johnny. Family life becomes more complicated when police search for the unknown killer of a man involved in a dance hall fight. Meanwhile, a bookie is putting pressure on Ted to pay his gambling debts. Atmospheric scenes of London life with buses, dance halls, old-fashioned petrol pumps and vintage vehicles.