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Uniform Title Citizen Kane (Motion picture)
Title Citizen Kane [videorecording] / an RKO Radio Picture ; a Mercury production by Orson Welles ; original screen play, Herman J. Mankiewicz, Orson Welles ; director-producer, Orson Welles.

Imprint Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, c2001.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe DVDs 1st Floor  791.4372 C498 2001  Disc 1    ---  Available
 Axe DVDs 1st Floor  791.4372 C498 2001  Disc 2    ---  Available
 Eureka DVD Collection  DVD70    ---  Available
 Pittsburg 1st Fl DVD Collection  DVD Citizen    ---  Available
Description 2 videodiscs (119 min., 113 min.) : sd., b&w & col. ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD.
Language English language soundtrack with optional subtitles in English, French, Portuguese and Spanish ; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired.
Cast Orson Welles, Joseph Cotten, Dorothy Comingore, Agnes Moorehead, Ruth Warrick, Ray Collins, Erskine Sanford, Everett Sloane, William Alland, Paul Stewart, George Coulouris.
Credits Photography, Gregg Toland ; editor, Robert Wise ; music, Bernard Herrmann.
Note Citizen Kane originally produced as a motion picture in 1941 ; The battle over Citizen Kane originally produced for television broadcast in 1996 by WGBH Educational Foundation.
Audience MPAA rating: PG.
Summary An all-powerful press magnate, Kane, dies in his fabulous castle Xanadu, his last word being "Rosebud", which leads a reporter to seek the meaning behind the word and find the meaning of Kane. Prominent publisher, William Randolph Hearst, saw the film as a thinly disguised version of his career and attempted to suppress it.
Contents Disc 1. Citizen Kane (119 min.) -- disc 2. The battle over Citizen Kane / produced & directed by Thomas Lennon, Michael Epstein ; written by Thomas Lennon & Richard Ben Cramer (2 hrs.).
Awards Academy Award, 1942: Best Writing, Original Screenplay (Herman J. Mankiewicz, Orson Welles)
Note Special features: [Disc 1] Two full-length audio commentaries, one by Peter Bogdonovich and the other by Roger Ebert ; 1941 movie premiere newsreel ; gallery of storyboards, rare photos, alternate ad campaigns, studio and personal correspondence, call sheets and other memorabilia ; original theatrical trailer. [Disc 2] Welles filmography.
Subject Publishers and publishing -- United States -- Biography -- Drama.
Newspaper publishing -- United States -- History -- Drama.
Citizen Kane (Motion picture)
Feature films.
Added Author Welles, Orson, 1915-1985
Mankiewicz, Herman J. (Herman Jacob), 1897-1953.
Cotten, Joseph, 1905-1994
Comingore, Dorothy, 1913-1971.
Moorehead, Agnes, 1906-1974.
Sloane, Everett, 1909-1965.
Herrmann, Bernard, 1911-1975.
Lennon, Thomas, 1970-
Epstein, Michael.
Cramer, Richard Ben, 1950-2013.
RKO Radio Pictures, inc.
Mercury Productions.
WGBH Educational Foundation.
Warner Home Video (Firm)
Added Title Battle over Citizen Kane.
ISBN 0780635205
Standard No. 053939656527
Music No. T6565 Warner Home Video

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