Citizen Kane

'Citizen Kane' Is a Labyrinth Without a Centre | 23 Oct 2013 // 8:14 PM

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

The Best DVDs of 2011 | 8 Jan 2012 // 3:00 PM

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.


Orson Welles: A Man of a Certain Ego | 4 Feb 2010 // 3:00 PM

“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.”


'Citizen Kane: 70th Anniversary Ultimate Collector’s Edition': A Magnificent Visual Spectacle | 2 Dec 2011 // 6:30 AM

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


Is Donald Trump Charles Foster Kane in Disguise? | 31 Aug 2015 // 6:40 AM

Years ago in an interview with filmmaker Errol Morris, for a documentary project that never reached completion, Trump spoke of his love for the film “Citizen Kane,” the story of a famous and influential man who liked, as Kane himself put it, “to buy things".

After 70 years, the greatness of ‘Citizen Kane’ remains undiminished | 15 Sep 2011 // 12:30 AM

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

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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