Citizen Kane (1941) Movie Review


Citizen Kane
Citizen Kane Plot Overview

A group of reporters who are trying to decipher the last word ever spoke by Charles Foster Kane, the millionaire newspaper tycoon: 'Rosebud.' The film begins with a news reel detailing Kane's life for the masses, and then from there, we are shown flashbacks from Kane's life. As the reporters investigate further, the viewers see a display of a fascinating man's rise to fame, and how he eventually fell off the 'top of the world.'

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Citizen Kane Cast & Crew
Profile Name Role
Joseph Cotten Joseph Cotten Jedediah Leland
Orson Welles Orson Welles Charles Foster Kane
Agnes Moorehead Agnes Moorehead Mutter
Ruth Warrick Ruth Warrick Emily Norton Kane
Everett Sloane Everett Sloane Mr. Bernstein
George Coulouris George Coulouris Mr. Thatcher
Dorothy Comingore Dorothy Comingore Susan Alexander Kane
William Alland William Alland Jerry Thompson
Philip Van Zandt Philip Van Zandt Mr. Rawlston
Buddy Swan Buddy Swan Kane als Kind
Paul Stewart Paul Stewart Raymond
Harry Shannon Harry Shannon Kane's Father

Citizen Kane Studios & Production
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Movie Facts

  • Cinema Release:

    05 Sep 1941

  • DVD Release:

    25 Sep 2001

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  • Runtime:

    119 minutes

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  • Drama   
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