Orson Welles’s epic tale of a publishing tycoon’s rise and fall is entertaining, poignant, and inventive in its storytelling, earning its reputation as a landmark achievement in film.
“An ecstasy of light and shadow, of clashing textures and graphic forms, such as hadn’t been seen since the silent era.” – Richard Brody, New Yorker
“Citizen Kane is far and away the most surprising and cinematically exciting motion picture to be seen here in many a moon. As a matter of fact, it comes close to being the most sensational film ever made in Hollywood.” – Bosley Crowther, New York Times
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