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The Resource Citizen Kane, an RKO Radio Picture ; a Mercury production by Orson Welles ; distributed by RKO Radio Pictures, Inc. ; original screen play, Herman J. Mankiewicz, Orson Welles ; Orson Welles, direction-production, (blu-ray)

Citizen Kane, an RKO Radio Picture ; a Mercury production by Orson Welles ; distributed by RKO Radio Pictures, Inc. ; original screen play, Herman J. Mankiewicz, Orson Welles ; Orson Welles, direction-production, (blu-ray)

Label
Citizen Kane
Title
Citizen Kane
Statement of responsibility
an RKO Radio Picture ; a Mercury production by Orson Welles ; distributed by RKO Radio Pictures, Inc. ; original screen play, Herman J. Mankiewicz, Orson Welles ; Orson Welles, direction-production
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • fre
  • por
  • cze
  • rus
  • hun
  • eng
Summary
Chronicling the stormy life of an influential publishing tycoon, the Best Original Screenplay Academy Award winner is rooted in themes of power, corruption, and vanity: the American Dream lost in the mystery of a dying man's last word, 'Rosebud'
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photography, Gregg Toland ; editing, Robert Wise ; music, Bernard Herrmann
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Citizen Kane = MPAA Rating: PG. RKO 281 = MPAA Rating: R; for language and some graphic sexual images
Language note
In English; optional English, Spanish, French, Portuguese, Czech, Russian or Hungarian subtitles
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.C549 2011
PerformerNote
Orson Welles, Joseph Cotten, Dorothy Comingore, Agnes Moorehead, Ruth Warrick, Ray Collins, Erskine Sanford, Everett Sloane, William Alland, Paul Stewart, George Coulouris
Runtime
319
Technique
live action
Label
Citizen Kane, an RKO Radio Picture ; a Mercury production by Orson Welles ; distributed by RKO Radio Pictures, Inc. ; original screen play, Herman J. Mankiewicz, Orson Welles ; Orson Welles, direction-production, (blu-ray)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1941
  • Contains 1 Blu-ray disc and 2 DVDs
  • Special features include: interviews; trailers; documentary; RKO 281 (made-for-TV movie)
Accompanying material
2 DVDs.
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
[Disc 1] (Blu-ray). Citizen Kane (1941, b&w, 119 min.) -- [Disc 2] (DVD). The battle over Citizen Kane / produced and directed by Thomas Lennon, Michael Epstein ; written by Richard Ben Cramer & Thomas Lennon ; a Lennon Documentary Group film for The American Experience ; WGBH ; narrator, Richard Ben Cramer ; editing, Ken Eluto ; directors of photography, Greg Andracke, Michael Chin ; music, Brian Keane (1996, b&w & col., 113 min.) -- [Disc 3] (DVD). RKO 281 / HBO Pictures presents ; in association with WGBH Boston ; a Scott Free production ; a Benjamin Ross film ; produced by Su Armstrong ; written by John Logan ; directed by Benjamin Ross ; HBO in association with BBC films ; featuring Liev Schrieber, James Cromwell, Melanie Griffith, John Malkovich, Liam Cunningham, David Suchet, Fiona Shaw, Anastasia Hille, Brenda Blethyn, Roy Scheider ; director of photography, Mike Southon ; editing, Alex Mackie ; music, John Altman ; based in part on the documentary The battle over Citizen Kane, from The American Experience (1999, b&w & col., 87 min.)
Control code
ocn744473745
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
70th Anniversary, Ultimate collector's ed., Blu-ray + DVD combo pack
Extent
1 blu-ray videodisc (119, 113, 87 min.)
Isbn
9780780674981
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929184804
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
1000195617
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)744473745
System details
  • Blu-ray (1): Region A: 1080p High Definition; full screen (1.33:1 aspect ratio); DTS-HD MA 1.0. ; Requires Blu-ray player
  • DVDs (2): Region 1: one full screen, one widescreen
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
Citizen Kane, an RKO Radio Picture ; a Mercury production by Orson Welles ; distributed by RKO Radio Pictures, Inc. ; original screen play, Herman J. Mankiewicz, Orson Welles ; Orson Welles, direction-production, (blu-ray)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1941
  • Contains 1 Blu-ray disc and 2 DVDs
  • Special features include: interviews; trailers; documentary; RKO 281 (made-for-TV movie)
Accompanying material
2 DVDs.
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
[Disc 1] (Blu-ray). Citizen Kane (1941, b&w, 119 min.) -- [Disc 2] (DVD). The battle over Citizen Kane / produced and directed by Thomas Lennon, Michael Epstein ; written by Richard Ben Cramer & Thomas Lennon ; a Lennon Documentary Group film for The American Experience ; WGBH ; narrator, Richard Ben Cramer ; editing, Ken Eluto ; directors of photography, Greg Andracke, Michael Chin ; music, Brian Keane (1996, b&w & col., 113 min.) -- [Disc 3] (DVD). RKO 281 / HBO Pictures presents ; in association with WGBH Boston ; a Scott Free production ; a Benjamin Ross film ; produced by Su Armstrong ; written by John Logan ; directed by Benjamin Ross ; HBO in association with BBC films ; featuring Liev Schrieber, James Cromwell, Melanie Griffith, John Malkovich, Liam Cunningham, David Suchet, Fiona Shaw, Anastasia Hille, Brenda Blethyn, Roy Scheider ; director of photography, Mike Southon ; editing, Alex Mackie ; music, John Altman ; based in part on the documentary The battle over Citizen Kane, from The American Experience (1999, b&w & col., 87 min.)
Control code
ocn744473745
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
70th Anniversary, Ultimate collector's ed., Blu-ray + DVD combo pack
Extent
1 blu-ray videodisc (119, 113, 87 min.)
Isbn
9780780674981
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929184804
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
1000195617
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)744473745
System details
  • Blu-ray (1): Region A: 1080p High Definition; full screen (1.33:1 aspect ratio); DTS-HD MA 1.0. ; Requires Blu-ray player
  • DVDs (2): Region 1: one full screen, one widescreen
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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