Articles about: “Citizen Kane”

Directed by Orson Welles and written by Orson Welles and Herman Mankiewicz. Starring Orson Welles, Joseph Cotten, Dorothy Comingore, and Agnes Moorehead. RKO, 1941.

In Production: 06/29/40—10/23/40
Released: 05/01/41 (New York)

Cost: $840,000
Domestic Earnings: $990,000
Foreign Earnings: $300,000
Total Earnings: $1,290,000
Total Profit: -$160,000

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Host Bob Hope at the 14th Academy Awards

“Valley” Beats “Kane;” Fontaine Wins Sister Rivalry; and More Moments From the 14th Academy...

Last night’s Academy Awards ceremony saw “How Green Was My Valley” steal the show from “Citizen Kane,” along with more upsets and surprises.
Academy Award winners Gary Cooper, Joan Fontaine, Mary Astor, and Donald Crisp

The 14th Academy Awards Winners

With five wins off of ten nominations, How Green Was My Valley swept the 14th Academy Awards ceremony, as expected, on February 26, 1942.
The stage at the 13th Academy Awards ceremony

The 14th Annual Academy Award Nominees (and Where to Watch Them)

The Academy has announced the nominees for their annual awards ceremony, to take place this year on February 26.

The Top Five Films of 1941

Editor-in-Chief Wesley Emblidge picks his five favorite films from the past year of movies.