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The Resource Citizen Kane, an RKO Radio Picture ; a Mercury production by Orson Welles ; original screen play, Herman J. Mankiewicz, Orson Welles ; director-producer, Orson Welles, (videorecording)

Citizen Kane, an RKO Radio Picture ; a Mercury production by Orson Welles ; original screen play, Herman J. Mankiewicz, Orson Welles ; director-producer, Orson Welles, (videorecording)

Label
Citizen Kane
Title
Citizen Kane
Statement of responsibility
an RKO Radio Picture ; a Mercury production by Orson Welles ; original screen play, Herman J. Mankiewicz, Orson Welles ; director-producer, Orson Welles
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • por
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
  • Citizen Kane: 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
  • Battle over Citizen Kane: A documentary examining the lives and careers of Orson Welles and William Randolph Hearst, and efforts by Hearst to suppress the film Citizen Kane and destroy Welles' career
Related
Member of
Awards note
Academy Award, 1942: Best Writing, Original Screenplay (Herman J. Mankiewicz, Orson Welles)
Cataloging source
TEF
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
American experience (Television program)
Credits note
Photography, Gregg Toland ; editor, Robert Wise ; music, Bernard Herrmann
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
Language note
Closed-captioned. English dialogue with optional subtitles in English, French, Portuguese and Spanish
PerformerNote
Orson Welles, Joseph Cotten, Dorothy Comingore, Agnes Moorehead, Ruth Warrick, Ray Collins, Erskine Sanford, Everett Sloane, William Alland, Paul Stewart, George Coulouris
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1915-1985
  • 1897-1953
  • 1905-1994
  • 1913-1971
  • 1900-1974
  • 1909-1965
  • 1911-1975
  • 1889-1965
  • 1903-1989
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Welles, Orson
  • Mankiewicz, Herman J.
  • Cotten, Joseph
  • Comingore, Dorothy
  • Moorehead, Agnes
  • Sloane, Everett
  • Herrmann, Bernard
  • Lennon, Thomas
  • Epstein, Michael
  • Cramer, Richard Ben
  • Collins, Ray
  • Coulouris, George
  • RKO Radio Pictures
  • Mercury Productions
  • WGBH Educational Foundation
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
239
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Welles, Orson
  • Hearst, William Randolph
  • Publishers and publishing
  • Newspaper publishing
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Citizen Kane, an RKO Radio Picture ; a Mercury production by Orson Welles ; original screen play, Herman J. Mankiewicz, Orson Welles ; director-producer, Orson Welles, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Citizen Kane originally produced as a motion picture in 1941 ; The battle over Citizen Kane originally produced for television broadcast on American Experience in 1996 by WGBH Educational Foundation
  • 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
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Contents
Disc 1. Citizen Kane (1941,119 min.) -- disc 2. The battle over Citizen Kane / produced & directed by Thomas Lennon, Michael Epstein ; written by Thomas Lennon & Richard Ben Cramer (1996, 114 min.)
Control code
48011132
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Two-disc special ed
Extent
2 videodiscs (119 min., 113 min.)
Isbn
9780780635203
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
053939656527
Other physical details
sd., b&w & col.
Publisher number
T6565
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)48011132
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Citizen Kane, an RKO Radio Picture ; a Mercury production by Orson Welles ; original screen play, Herman J. Mankiewicz, Orson Welles ; director-producer, Orson Welles, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Citizen Kane originally produced as a motion picture in 1941 ; The battle over Citizen Kane originally produced for television broadcast on American Experience in 1996 by WGBH Educational Foundation
  • 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
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Contents
Disc 1. Citizen Kane (1941,119 min.) -- disc 2. The battle over Citizen Kane / produced & directed by Thomas Lennon, Michael Epstein ; written by Thomas Lennon & Richard Ben Cramer (1996, 114 min.)
Control code
48011132
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Two-disc special ed
Extent
2 videodiscs (119 min., 113 min.)
Isbn
9780780635203
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
053939656527
Other physical details
sd., b&w & col.
Publisher number
T6565
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)48011132
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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