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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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  • 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>

  • 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>