Citizen Kane (1941)

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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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Susan's singing voice was provided by a professional opera singer who, under Orson Welles' direction, sang outside of her vocal range. She agreed to having her voice used this way on the condition that her identity never be revealed, fearing it would harm her ... ...


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At the first time on the opera house stage, just before Susan begins to sing, two men pass carrying a litter behind her twice.

Crazy Credits

Orson Welles's name is listed last and among the list of featured roles, instead of leading roles, saving his name as best for last.


Plot Summary

Synopsis (WARNING: Spoilers)


Drama | Mystery


Release Date:

5 September 1941



Country of Origin


Box Office


$839,727 (estimated)

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