PG | | Drama, Mystery
Following the death of a publishing tycoon, news reporters scramble to discover the meaning of his final utterance.
Production advisor Miriam Geiger quickly compiled a handmade film textbook for Orson Welles, a practical reference book of film techniques that he studied carefully. He then taught himself filmmaking by matching its visual vocabulary to The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari (1920), which he ordered from the Museum of... ...
Charles Foster Kane:
When Thompson is speaking to the waiter from the phone booth, the sound of the camera is audible.
The end credits show previous scenes from the film showcasing the Mercury Theatre performers.
$216,239 (USA) (5 May 1991)