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 in Citizen Kane (1941)
  • Orson Welles and Ruth Warrick in Citizen Kane (1941)

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Trivia

Apparently, holding less of a grudge than anyone might think, William Randolph Hearst's son said in 1985 that he had enjoyed the film and that Orson Welles could visit his father's San Simeon (CA) estate anytime he pleased--"on my tab", a noble offer as Welles died that year.


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

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.

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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