John Wayne triple. In 'The Desert Trail' (1935), Wayne stars as a championship rodeo rider who finds himself falsely accused of being a bank robber, and must battle to clear his name. In 'The Dawn Rider' (1935), John Mason (Wayne) learns a bitter lesson when he witnesses his father being shot down in an express office hold up. Determined to bring the desperadoes to justice Wayne hunts them down, but is wounded as he does so. Finally, in 'Paradise Canyon' (1935), the Duke stars as an undercover government agent who is assigned to a case to thwart a gang of counterfeiters.