American Experience - Season 8, Episode 7 - Rotten Tomatoes

The Battle Over Citizen Kane


Episode Info

In 1941, the film Citizen Kane almost never made it to the theaters due to the enormous controversy over Orson Welle's caricature of William Randolph Hearst. In addition to chronicling the fight over the film, this story looks into the events that led Welles to make the film.


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