Video/Film , Blu-ray , DVD in English , Polish , Portuguese

Citizen Kane

an RKO Radio Picture ; a Mercury production ; by Orson Welles ; original screen play, Herman J. Mankiewicz, Orson Welles ; Orson Welles, direction-production.
  • Burbank, CA : Turner Entertainment Co. : Distributed by Warner Home Video, [2011]
  • 70th Anniversary, Ultimate collector's ed., Blu-ray.
  • 3 videodiscs (119 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in. + Accompanied by: 1 book (43 pages : illustrations ; 14 x 19 cm) + 1 souvenir booklet ([20] pages ; illustrations (some color) ; 18 cm) + 15 cards (18 x 13 cm)
  • Blu-ray Disc; 1080p high definition; full screen (1.33:1) presentation; DTS-HD MA 1.0.
  • Special features: DVD; region 1; full and widescreen presentations; Dolby 5.1 (English), Dolby surround (English), and mono. (Spanish).
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    • disc 1-3 in two containers
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Also known as
Credits
  • Citizen Kane: Music, Bernard Herrmann ; editor, Robert Wise ; photography, Gregg Toland.
  • The battle over Citizen Kane: Editor, Ken Eluto ; directors of photography, Greg Andracke, Michael Chin ; music, Brian Keane.
  • RKO 281: Music, John Altman ; editor, Alex Mackie ; director of photography, Mike Southon.
Performers
  • Cast: Citizen Kane: Orson Welles, Joseph Cotten, Dorothy Comingore, Agnes Moorehead, Ruth Warrick, Ray Collins, Erskine Sanford, Everett Sloane, William Alland, Paul Stewart, George Coulouris.
  • The battle over Citizen Kane: Narrator, Richard Ben Cramer.
  • Cast: RKO 281: Liev Schrieber, James Cromwell, Melanie Griffith, John Malkovich, Liam Cunningham, David Suchet, Fiona Shaw, Anastasia Hille, Brenda Blethyn, Roy Scheider.
Subjects
Genre
  • Feature films.
  • Fiction films.
  • Documentary television programs.
  • Biographical films.
  • Made-for-TV movies.
Summary
  • Citizen Kane: Following the death of a publishing tycoon, news reporters scramble to discover the meaning of his final utterance.
  • The battle over Citizen Kane: Chronicles the battle between Orson Welles and William Randolph Hearst over Welles' Citizen Kane. Includes interviews with colleagues of both men as well as biographical information about Hearst.
  • RKO 281: Dramatizes Orson Welles battle to produce Citizen Kane, despite the opposition of the film's de facto subject, William Randolph Hearst.
Contents
  • DVD bonus films. The battle over Citizen Kane / a Lennon Documentary Group film for the American Experience ; WGBH ; PBS ; produced by Thomas Lennon, Michael Epstein ; written by Richard Ben Cramer & Thomas Lennon (113 min.)
  • RKO 281 / HBO Pictures presents ; in association with WGBH Boston, BBC Films ; 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 (87 min.).
Other information
  • Citizen Kane originally released as a motion picture in 1941. The battle over Citizen Kane originally broadcast in 1996 as an episode of the PBS television series American experience. RKO 281 originally released as a made-for-TV movie in 1999.
  • RKO 281 based in part on the documentary The battle over Citizen Kane, from The American experience, directed by Benjamin Ross.
  • Blu-ray Disc special features: Optional commentary tracks by Roger Ebert and Peter Bogdanovich; opening world premiere of Citizen Kane; interviews with Ruth Warrick and Robert Wise; the production; post production; theatrical trailer.
  • Bonus DVD special features: Cast & crew biographies (The battle over Citizen Kane); Welles filmography, web link (RKO 281).
  • Citizen Kane : MPAA rating: PG.
  • The battle over Citizen Kane: Not rated.
  • RKO 281: MPAA rating: R; language and some graphic sexual images.
  • Language: English, Polish, and Portuguese language tracks; with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired (SDH) and optional Czech, French, Greek, Hungarian, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, and Spanish subtitles.
Publisher's number
  • 3000037340 Warner Home Video
  • 3000037334 Warner Home Video
  • 3000039049 Warner Home Video
  • 2000050811 Warner Home Video
  • 2000056988 Warner Home Video
  • 2000056989 Warner Home Video
  • 4000030516 Warner Home Video
  • 3000038915 Warner Home Video
ISBN
  • 9780780674981
  • 0780674987
Identifying numbers
  • UPC: 883929184804
  • OCLC: 744473745
  • OCLC: 744473745