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BP060.5 Citizen Kane (1941) with special guest Tish Potter
Best Pick with John Dorney, Jessica Regan, Tom Salinsky and special guest Tish Potter
Episode 60.5: Citizen Kane (1941)
Released 13 May 2020
For this episode, we watched Citizen Kane, written by Herman J Mankiewicz and Orson Welles, directed by Welles and starring Welles, Joseph Cotton, Dorothy Comingore, Everett Sloane, Ray Collins, George Coulouris, Agnes Moorehead. It did not win Best Picture (the only Academy Award it won was for its screenplay) but how could we overlook it? We’re joined by friend of the pod Tish Potter who hasn’t seen it before.
- The War of the Worlds. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xs0K4ApWl4g
- Pterosaurs https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0QyRksgacik
Next time we will be discussing The Deer Hunter. If you want to watch it before listening to the next episode you can buy the DVD or Blu-Ray on Amazon.co.uk, or Amazon.com, or you can download it via iTunes (UK) or iTunes (USA).
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