Citizen Kane

Looking to feast your eyes on 'Citizen Kane' in the comfort of your own home? Discovering a streaming service to buy, rent, download, or view the Orson Welles-directed movie via subscription can be challenging, so we here at Moviefone want to help you out.

Below, you’ll find a number of top-tier streaming and cable services - including rental, purchase, and subscription options - along with the availability of 'Citizen Kane' on each platform. Now, before we get into the fundamentals of how you can watch 'Citizen Kane' right now, here are some particulars about the Mercury Productions, RKO Radio Pictures Inc. drama flick.

Released May 1st, 1941, 'Citizen Kane' stars Orson Welles, Joseph Cotten, Ruth Warrick, Everett Sloane The PG movie has a runtime of about 1 hr 59 min, and received a score of 100 (out of 100) on Metacritic, which compiled reviews from 18 well-known critics.

Curious to know what the movie's about? Here's the plot: "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.""

'Citizen Kane' is currently available to rent, purchase, or stream via subscription on VUDU, iTunes Store, and YouTube .