Citizen Kane (1941)

PG  |   |  Drama, Mystery


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Following the death of a publishing tycoon, news reporters scramble to discover the meaning of his final utterance.


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  • Orson Welles and Gregg Toland in Citizen Kane (1941)
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Trivia

The scene with Charles Bennett and the "chorus girls" was supposed to have taken place in a brothel, but the Hays Office would not allow it. That didn't bother Orson Welles too much, as he knew the brothel setting would draw their attention away from other elements of the ... ...


Quotes

Charles Foster Kane: Rosebud...


Goofs

During the picnic, Susan clearly tightens her face muscles and turns her head before Kane slaps her.


Crazy Credits

The film's opening title card is presented in complete silence, briefly with no music.

Storyline

Plot Summary


Synopsis (WARNING: Spoilers)


Genres

Drama | Mystery

Details

Release Date:

5 September 1941

Language

English


Country of Origin

USA

Box Office

Budget:

$839,727 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$216,239 (USA) (5 May 1991)

Gross:

$1,585,634 (USA)

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