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“The Magnificent Ambersons”
“The Magnificent Ambersons”

Written, directed, produced, and narrated by Orson Welles. Starring Tim Holt, Dolores Costello, Agnes Moorehead, Anne Baxter, Ray Collins, and Joseph Cotten. RKO, 1942.

In Production: 10/28/42—01/22/43
Reshoots: Late April 1942 and on May 19, 1942
Released: 07/10/42

Cost: $1,125,000
Domestic Earnings: $650,000
Foreign Earnings: $170,000
Total Earnings: $820,000
Total Profit: -$620,000

Rent it on: iTunes / Amazon
Buy it on: DVD / in the TCM “Classic Moms” Set

Richard Bennet, Joseph Cotten, Dolores Costello, Don Dilaway, Agnes Moorehead, and Ray Collins in "The Magnificent Ambersons"

Review: Orson Welles’ “The Magnificent Ambersons,” Starring Tim Holt

The “Citizen Kane” director returns with a similarly ambitious follow-up, starring Tim Holt, Agnes Moorehead, and Joseph Cotten.