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EC-CHAP Sunday Afternoon Film Series: "Citizen Kane" (PG). 1941.

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EC-CHAP Sunday Afternoon Film Series: "Citizen Kane" (PG). 1941.


Citizen Kane (1941), an American mystery drama directed by Orson Welles and written by Herman J. Mankiewicz and Orson Welles. The film stars Orson Welles, Joseph Cotten, Dorothy Comingore.

"Following the death of a publishing tycoon, news reporters scramble to discover the meaning of his final utterance." (IMDb)

This classic film was nominated for nine oscars and won the Academy Award for Best Writing, Original Screenplay (Herman J. Mankiewicz and Orson Welles).

OSCAR WINNER:Best Original ScreenplayOrson Welles' masterwork (#1 in the American Film Institute's list of Best American Movies) remains grand entertainment, sharply acted (starring many of Welles' Mercury Players on the road to thriving film careers) and directed with inspired visual flair.

This film is a part of the EC-CHAP Film Series hosted by the Eastern Connecticut Center for History, Art, and Performance (EC-CHAP), a 501.3.c non-profit membership-based cultural organization. All donations from the viewing of this film go to support EC-CHAP operation and program offerings. To learn more and how you can become a member, visit

Suggested donation $5.00. Cabaret and group seating. Doors 2:30pm / Show 3:00pm. Soft drinks and snacks available. We are pleased to offer our exclusive "BYOB&F" TM model - Bring Your Own Beverage & Food (Wine & Beer Only - I.D. Required).

 Call 518-791-9474 for information and table reservations.

The Packing House  |  156 River Road, Suite 1301Willington, Connecticut 06279  |  (518)791-9474