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Citizen Kane

Citizen Kane(1941)

Also Known As: John Citizen, U. S. A. |

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The investigation of a publishing tycoon's dying words reveals conflicting stories about his scandalous life.

Cast & Crew

Orson Welles Director
Joseph Cotten Jedediah Leland/Man in projection room
Dorothy Comingore Susan Alexander Kane
Agnes Moorehead Mary, Kane's mother
Ruth Warrick Emily Monroe Norton Kane
Ray Collins Jim W. Gettys
Erskine Sanford Herbert Carter/Man in projection room
Everett Sloane Mr. Bernstein
William Alland Jerry Thompson/Narrator of "News on the March"
Paul Stewart Raymond
George Coulouris Walter Parks Thatcher
Gus Schilling [John] The headwaiter [/Man in projection room]
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  PG Premiere Info:  World premiere in New York: 1 May 1941
Release Date:  1941 Production Date:  A Mercury Production by Orson Welles
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Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  RKO Radio Pictures, Inc.
Sound:  Mono (RCA Sound System) Production Co:  Mercury Productions, Inc., RKO Radio Pictures, Inc.
Duration(mins):  119 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  10,734    
Duration(reels):  13    

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  • "A Poco No" and sheer ignorance....

    frank r. lopez 2019-07-03

    I first saw this classic film in 1977 at a NYC moviehouse which revived older classic films. My first impression was an excellent film and Rosebud was a... MORE>

  • I refused to see Kane for years, and then ...

    Marjorie Preston 2018-07-06

    I was always a movie nut but a bit of a reverse snob, and for decades avoided what is purported to be the world's greatest fillum. When it came to... MORE>

  • Welles is great; Kane's reputation overblown

    Anthony 2018-02-15

    I've always felt Kane's reputation was overblown. Not a single sympathetic character, no humor to speak of, and a technique hugely derivative of... MORE>