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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  • Peter Bogdanovich at an event for Citizen Kane (1941)
  • Orson Welles in Citizen Kane (1941)
  • Orson Welles and Dorothy Comingore in Citizen Kane (1941)
  • Orson Welles and Dorothy Comingore in Citizen Kane (1941)
  • Orson Welles and Gregg Toland in Citizen Kane (1941)
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Did You Know?

Trivia

It was RKO head George Schaefer who suggested the title change from "American" to "Citizen Kane." Orson Welles had also wanted to call the film "John Q."


Quotes

Charles Foster Kane: Rosebud...


Goofs

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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Genres

Drama | Mystery

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