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Release Date: May 1st, 1941

DVD Release Date: November 19th, 2002

PG|1 hr 59 min

Plot Summary
When a reporter is assigned to decipher newspaper magnate Charles Foster Kane's (Orson Welles) dying words, his investigation gradually reveals the fascinating portrait of a complex man who rose from obscurity to staggering heights. Though Kane's friend and colleague Jedediah Leland (Joseph Cotten), and his mistress, Susan Alexander (Dorothy Comingore), shed fragments of light on Kane's life, the reporter fears he may never penetrate the mystery of the elusive man's final word, "Rosebud."

Cast: Orson Welles, Joseph Cotten, Ruth Warrick, Everett Sloane, Agnes Moorehead, Dorothy Comingore, Ray Collins, George Coulouris

Director: Orson Welles

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Mercury Productions, RKO Radio Pictures Inc.

Distributors: RKO Radio Pictures

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