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Citizen Kane
Directed by:
Orson Welles

Directed by Orson Welles, "Citizen Kane" (also known as "Quarto potere", "American", "John Citizen, U.S.A.") is a Drama/Mystery film, released on May 01 of 1941 in the USA . Joseph Cotten is starring, alongside Dorothy Comingore, Agnes Moorehead, Ruth Warrick, Ray Collins and Erskine Sanford.

Some called him a hero. Others called him a heel...

Who is the director of "Citizen Kane":

Citizen Kane was directed by Orson Welles, an American actor, writer, director, producer, costume designer, and cinematographer.

Since Citizen Kane, Orson Welles directed The Magnificent Ambersons, released in 1942, The Stranger (1946), The Lady from Shanghai (1947), Macbeth (1948), Black Magic (1949), and The Tragedy of Othello: The Moor of Venice (1952).

What was the release date of "Citizen Kane":

Citizen Kane was first released in the United States on Thursday, May 01, 1941.. This was seventy-eight (78) years ago.

It has been released on Saturday, January 24, 1942 in the United Kingdom; Wednesday, July 03, 1946 in France; Friday, June 29, 1962 in Germany; Friday, April 14, 1950 in Italy; Monday, February 11, 1946 in Spain; Thursday, January 15, 1942 in Australia and on Saturday, June 04, 1966 in Japan.

What is the casting of "Citizen Kane":

At the casting of Citizen Kane we find Joseph Cotten (Lydia (1941), The Magnificent Ambersons (1942)); Dorothy Comingore (Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939), Golden Boy (1939)); Agnes Moorehead (The Magnificent Ambersons (1942), The Big Street (1942)) [ more... ]

  • Erskine Sanford, Everett Sloane, William Alland, Gus Schilling, Philip Van Zandt, Harry Shannon and Orson Welles can all be seen in The Lady from Shanghai, released in 1947.
  • Joseph Cotten, Agnes Moorehead, Ray Collins, Erskine Sanford, Gus Schilling, Georgia Backus and Orson Welles can also be seen in The Magnificent Ambersons, released in 1942.
  • Erskine Sanford, William Alland, Gus Schilling and Orson Welles also worked together in Macbeth, released in 1948.
  • Harry Shannon and Agnes Moorehead, Ray Collins also appeared in The Big Street, released in 1942.
  • Orson Welles and Agnes Moorehead, Erskine Sanford also worked together in Jane Eyre, released in 1944.
  • Harry Shannon and Ray Collins, Erskine Sanford also worked together in Crack-Up, released in 1946.
  • Agnes Moorehead, Ray Collins and Buddy Swan also appeared together in The Seventh Cross, released in 1944.

What is the Storyline of "Citizen Kane":

Charles Foster Kane (Orson Welles), an enormously wealthy media proprietor, has been living alone in Florida in his vast palatial estate Xanadu for the last years of his life, with a "No trespassing" sign on the gate. He dies in a bed while holding a snow globe and utters "Rosebud ..."; the globe slips from his dying hand and smashes. Kane's death then becomes sensational news around the world. Newsreel reporter Jerry Thompson (William Alland) tries to find out about Kane's private life and, in [...]

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