Citizen Kane (1941)

Approved  |   |  Drama, Mystery


Citizen Kane (1941) Poster

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


8.4/10
322,547

  • Jack Klugman and Peggy Crosby at an event for Citizen Kane (1941)
  • Citizen Kane (1941)
  • Orson Welles and Gregg Toland in Citizen Kane (1941)
  • Arthur Hiller at an event for Citizen Kane (1941)
  • Orson Welles in Citizen Kane (1941)

See all photos

Did You Know?

Trivia

Gregg Toland's equipment included the first extensive use of coated lenses for shooting a feature film.


Quotes

Charles Foster Kane: Rosebud...


Goofs

You can see through the eyes of the shrieking bird to the scenery behind it.


Crazy Credits

In a very rare move the director's credit is shown on the same card as the cinematographer's. This was Orson Welles's personal decision to show his thanks to cinematographer Toland for his enormous contributions to the film, meaning equal rights.

Storyline

Plot Summary


Synopsis (WARNING: Spoilers)


Genres

Drama | Mystery

More Like This

  • Vertigo

    Vertigo

  • Casablanca

    Casablanca

  • Psycho

    Psycho

  • Rear Window

    Rear Window

  • North by Northwest

    North by Northwest

  • 2001: A Space Odyssey

    2001: A Space Odyssey

  • Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb

    Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb

  • Raging Bull

    Raging Bull

  • Apocalypse Now

    Apocalypse Now

  • A Clockwork Orange

    A Clockwork Orange

  • Taxi Driver

    Taxi Driver

  • Lawrence of Arabia

    Lawrence of Arabia

More To Explore

Search on Amazon.com

Featured on IMDb

Dive deep into IMDb Picks, Scary Good, Streaming, and more.

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet