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Aro Favourite Citizen Kane


USA 1941, 119 minutes, B/W
Dir. Orson Welles
Rating: [G]
Genres: Classics, Drama

Topics: Landmark, Media, Educational Resource.


Aroview: Orson Welles ground-breaking work chronicles a publishing tycoon's rise to power, told through a reporter's efforts to discover the meaning of his last words.

The innovative use of camera angles, focus and plot structure literally changed the rulebook of film-making. The result is rewarding as both entertainment and as craft, improving with each renewed acquaintance.

NZ International Film Festival 1998

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DVD Features

DVD includes the 1995 documentary BATTLE OVER CITIZEN KANE.

BLU-RAY includes:
- Separate Audio Commentaries with Roger Ebert OR Peter Bogdanovich.
- Interviews with Ruth Warrick and Robert Wise.
-Digitally restored picture and enhanced audio from original nitrate prints (2012).

  • audio commentary
  • English subtitles for the hearing impaired
  • 'making of' documentary / featurette
  • extra stuff
  • trailers
  • aspect ratio: 4:3 (original academy)
  • 2-disc set

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