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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)
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Did You Know?


For the news footage in the opening newsreel to look suitably grainy, editor Robert Wise came up with the idea of physically dragging the footage across a stone floor and running across a cheesecloth filled with sand. These efforts went unappreciated in some ... ...


Charles Foster Kane: Rosebud...


While standing at the large fireplace, Kane says to Susan, "I don't care to visit New York." The video of Kane's mouth movements is not synchronized with the audio.

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.


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Drama | Mystery

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