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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  • Orson Welles and Gregg Toland in Citizen Kane (1941)
  • Orson Welles in Citizen Kane (1941)
  • Citizen Kane (1941)
  • Kevin Kilner at an event for Citizen Kane (1941)
  • Orson Welles and Ruth Warrick in Citizen Kane (1941)

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Trivia

Orson Welles thought it an advantage that Dorothy Comingore (Susan) was pregnant when shooting began. It would reassure the studio brass that he intended to finish on schedule. Welles hid her advancing condition by shooting her behind tables or by obscuring her body in flowing ... ...


Quotes

Charles Foster Kane: Rosebud...


Goofs

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

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.

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Genres

Drama | Mystery

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