About the film
journalist newspaper florida capitalist banker media tycoon art collector sleigh money black and white child
Release Date: April 17, 1941
|Production Companies||:||Mercury Productions|
|Producers||:||Orson Welles, Richard Baer, Pandro S. Berman, J.R. Crone, Rufus Le Maire, Elizabeth McGaffey, George Schaefer|
|Writers||:||Orson Welles, John Houseman, Herman J. Mankiewicz, Roger Q. Denny, Mollie Kent|
Newspaper magnate, Charles Foster Kane is taken from his mother as a boy and made the ward of a rich industrialist. As a result, every well-meaning, tyrannical or self-destructive move he makes for the rest of his life appears in some way to be a reaction to that deeply wounding event.