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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 screenplay, 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 screenplay, 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 screenplay, Herman J. Mankiewicz, Orson Welles ; Orson Welles, direction-production
Contributor
Actor
Artistic director
Screenwriter
Composer
Conductor
Cinematographer
Costume designer
Film editor
Narrator
Photographer
Producer
Sound designer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
  • Citizen Kane (1941, 119 min.): 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'
  • Battle over Citizen Kane (1996, 113 min.): Looks at the lives and careers of Orson Welles and William Randolph Hearst, and how Hearst tries to suppress the 1941 film Citizen Kane and destroy Welles
Related
Cataloging source
IBZ
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
  • Citizen Kane: Music composed and conducted by Bernard Herrmann ; special effects, Vernon L. Walker ; art director, Van Nest Polglase ; editing, Robert Wise ; recording, Bailey Fesler, James G. Stewart ; costumes, Edward Stevenson. Battle over Citizen Kane: Edited by Ken Eluto ; directors of photography, Greg Andracke, Michael Chin ; original music composed and orchestrated by Brian Keane ; additional music by Maurice Wright. RKO 281: Costume designer, Stewart Meachem ; music by John Altman ; edited by Alex Mackie ; production designer, Maria Djurkovic ; director of photography, Mike Southon ; co-executive producers, Diane Minter Lewis, Chris Zarpas
  • Battle over Citizen Kane: produced by Thomas Lennon, Michael Epstein ; written by Thomas Lennon & Richard Ben Cramer ; a Lennon Documentary Group film for The American Experience ; WGBH ; editing, Ken Eluto ; directors of photography, Greg Andracke, Michael Chin ; music, Brian Keane
Language note
Citizen Kane: In English, with optional English SDH, French, or Spanish subtitles. Battle over Citizen Kane: In English with optional English subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.C5 2011
PerformerNote
  • Citizen Kane: Joseph Cotten, Dorothy Comingore, Agnes Moorehead, Ruth Warrick, Ray Collins, Erskine Sanford, Everett Sloane, William Alland, Paul Stewart, George Coulouris, Fortunio Bonanova, Gus Schilling, Philip Van Zandt, Georgia Backus, Harry Shannon, Sonny Bupp, Buddy Swan, Orson Welles
  • Battle over Citizen Kane: host, David McCullough ; narrated by Richard Ben Cramer
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1897-1953
  • 1911-1975
  • 1894-1948
  • 1898-1968
  • 1914-2005
  • 1901-1961
  • 1907-1997
  • 1905-1994
  • 1913-1971
  • 1906-1974
  • 1889-1965
  • 1885-1969
  • 1909-1965
  • 1916-1997
  • 1908-1986
  • 1903-1989
  • 1895-1969
  • 1907-1957
  • 1900-1983
  • 1890-1964
  • 1928-2007
  • 1929-1993
  • 1970-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Mankiewicz, Herman J.
  • Toland, Gregg
  • Herrmann, Bernard
  • Walker, Vernon L.
  • Polglase, Van Nest
  • Wise, Robert
  • Fesler, Bailey
  • Stewart, James G.
  • Stevenson, Edward
  • Cotten, Joseph
  • Comingore, Dorothy
  • Moorehead, Agnes
  • Warrick, Ruth
  • Collins, Ray
  • Sanford, Erskine
  • Sloane, Everett
  • Alland, William
  • Stewart, Paul
  • Coulouris, George
  • Bonanova, Fortunio
  • Schilling, Gus
  • Van Zandt, Philip
  • Backus, Georgia
  • Shannon, Harry
  • Bupp, Sonny
  • Swan, Buddy
  • Lennon, Thomas
  • Epstein, Michael
  • Cramer, Richard Ben
  • Drain, Margaret
  • RKO Radio Pictures
  • Mercury Theatre
  • Lennon Documentary Group
  • WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
  • Turner Entertainment Co
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
232
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Publishers and publishing
  • Newspaper publishing
  • Men
  • Mass media and public opinion
  • Welles, Orson
  • Motion pictures
  • Detective and mystery films
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Technique
live action
Label
Citizen Kane, an RKO Radio Picture ; a Mercury production by Orson Welles ; distributed by RKO Radio Pictures, Inc. ; original screenplay, Herman J. Mankiewicz, Orson Welles ; Orson Welles, direction-production, (Blu-ray)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Citizen Kane originally released as a motion picture in 1941
  • The battle over Citizen Kane originally broadcast as an episode of the American experience in 1996
  • Special features: Separate commentaries by Roger Ebert and Peter Bogdanovich; interviews with Ruth Warrick and Robert Wise; premiere newsreel; stills gallery
Color
  • black and white
  • mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocn808730749
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
70th anniversary ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (119 min.)
Isbn
9780780690523
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929224289
Other physical details
sd., b&w, col.
Publisher number
  • 3000042527
  • 2000050811
  • 2000056988
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)808730749
System details
Blu-ray ; [region A] ; 1080p High Definition ; 1.33:1 aspect ratio ; DTS-HD MA ; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
  • Blu-ray disc
  • DVD
Label
Citizen Kane, an RKO Radio Picture ; a Mercury production by Orson Welles ; distributed by RKO Radio Pictures, Inc. ; original screenplay, Herman J. Mankiewicz, Orson Welles ; Orson Welles, direction-production, (Blu-ray)
Publication
Note
  • Citizen Kane originally released as a motion picture in 1941
  • The battle over Citizen Kane originally broadcast as an episode of the American experience in 1996
  • Special features: Separate commentaries by Roger Ebert and Peter Bogdanovich; interviews with Ruth Warrick and Robert Wise; premiere newsreel; stills gallery
Color
  • black and white
  • mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocn808730749
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
70th anniversary ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (119 min.)
Isbn
9780780690523
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929224289
Other physical details
sd., b&w, col.
Publisher number
  • 3000042527
  • 2000050811
  • 2000056988
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)808730749
System details
Blu-ray ; [region A] ; 1080p High Definition ; 1.33:1 aspect ratio ; DTS-HD MA ; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
  • Blu-ray disc
  • DVD

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