Citizen Kane

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Overview

Following the death of a publishing tycoon, news reporters scramble to discover the meaning of his final utterance.

  1. Orson Welles

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Roger Q. Denny

    Writer

  3. John Houseman

    Writer

  4. Mollie Kent

    Writer

  5. Herman J. Mankiewicz

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Orson Welles

    Orson Welles

    Charles Foster Kane

  2. WA

    William Alland

    Jerry Thompson

  3. Joseph Cotten

    Joseph Cotten

    Jedediah Leland

  4. Agnes Moorehead

    Agnes Moorehead

    Mutter

  5. Ruth Warrick

    Ruth Warrick

    Emily Norton Kane

  6. Everett Sloane

    Everett Sloane

    Mr. Bernstein

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Movie Data

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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 59m

Budget $839,727.00

Revenue $23,217,674.00

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Release Information

  • May 1, 1941
    NR, Theatrical

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A review by Gurre

9.0
By Gurre

"The Greatest Movie of All Time!" That's the general opinion of this movie, and I agree that it is a great movie, but I have seen better movies.

The story of Citizen Kane is simple, a newspaper tycoon named Charles Foster Kane (Orson Welles) dies, and his last word is "Rosebud". No one knows what it means, and a reporter starts interviewing people Kane knew, to see if they know the meaning of "Rosebud". Through flash-backs we get to see Kane's life.

Now, as I said, I don't agree that it's the greatest movie of all time, however it's great. I love this movie. It's a daring and controversi... read the rest.

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