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    Citizen Kane (RKO, 1941). Title Lobby Card (11" X 14").
    As a writer/director, Orson Welles suffered from the sophomore slump for basically the rest of his career, but no one can deny the importance, influence, and downright greatness of his debut feature, Citizen Kane. Fresh from his triumph with the Mercury Theater Players and their infamous "War of the Worlds" radio broadcast, Welles was afforded almost unprecedented control over his first film, and the result was an unparalleled fusion of script, performance, and direction, creating a genuine masterpiece that would stand the test of time. This sublime title lobby card has had minimal restoration to address pinholes in the top corners and a bend in the bottom left. There is also some minor airbrushing in the borders on the left side. Very Fine.


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    July, 2011
    16th-17th Saturday-Sunday
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