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.



  • Orson Welles in Citizen Kane (1941)
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  • Orson Welles in Citizen Kane (1941)
  • Orson Welles and George Coulouris in Citizen Kane (1941)

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Did You Know?


Orson Welles gave an example to the movie industry with this film, that "there is no need of preparation". Welles learned techniques (such as looking up for important characters and down to secondary ones) and was influenced by John Ford's Stagecoach (1939), which it's said he watched ... ...


Charles Foster Kane: Rosebud...


There is a camera shadow on the large doors to the Thatcher vault as Thompson enters.

Crazy Credits

The end credits show previous scenes from the film showcasing the Mercury Theatre performers.


Plot Summary

Synopsis (WARNING: Spoilers)


Drama | Mystery

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