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Wednesday, October 23 2013

'Citizen Kane' Is a Labyrinth Without a Centre

The labyrinth structure of the film calls for the audience to be shown a solution, the potential 'centre' of the film.


Sunday, January 8 2012

The Best DVDs of 2011

With the continuing rise of Blu-ray, this year sees a lot of repeat entries. Just because they're here again, however, doesn't mean they're any less special.


Columns

Thursday, February 4 2010

Orson Welles: A Man of a Certain Ego

“The chief proof of a man’s real greatness lies in his perception of his own smallness. It argues... a power of comparison and of appreciation which is in itself proof of nobility.”


Reviews

Friday, December 2 2011

'Citizen Kane: 70th Anniversary Ultimate Collector’s Edition': A Magnificent Visual Spectacle

Prepare to be astounded, Citizen Kane in HD might be the most important Blu-ray release of the year.


News

Thursday, September 15 2011

After 70 years, the greatness of ‘Citizen Kane’ remains undiminished

From a review of Orson Welles’ “Citizen Kane” at the time of its release in 1941: “Before ‘Citizen Kane,’ it’s as if the motion picture


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