PG | | Drama, Mystery
Following the death of a publishing tycoon, news reporters scramble to discover the meaning of his final utterance.
Screenwriter Herman J. Mankiewicz wrote the balance of the screenplay for this film from a hospital bed recovering from illness.
Charles Foster Kane:
At the end of her interview with the reporter Thompson, Susan Alexander Kane says, "Come around sometime and tell me the story of your life," but as she says this her mouth is not moving.
The film's opening title card is presented in complete silence, briefly with no music.
Some of the Turner prints have the famous RKO logo removed and replaced with the Turner logo.
A Hot Time in the Old Town
Music by Theo. A. Metz
$216,239 (USA) (5 May 1991)
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