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Citizen Kane

Citizen Kane(1941)

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

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Brief Synopsis

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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  • the greatest movie you may never like.

    a.morris 2017-10-31

    this is one of the greatest stories ever made. it is also boring for some people. do not feel stupid or less if you do not think of it as being special to... MORE>

  • Liked it better the second viewing - spoiler alert

    Jasmine 2016-11-27

    After watching this film the second time, I think I got it. The first viewing I didn't like the film at all, and couldn't figure out how it could... MORE>

  • Landmark

    RBW 2016-11-26

    A landmark in modern cinematic history. Revolutionary for cinematography and narrative in particular. Clever use of time and sweeping scope. MORE>