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Orson Welles

  1. the canon
    The Rise (and Fall) of Citizen Kane As the Greatest Movie Ever MadeHow did Orson Welles’s film become so firmly established at the top of the canon in the first place?
  2. friday night movie club
    The Endless Rewards of Rewatching Citizen KaneDo you need to see Citizen Kane to enjoy Mank? No, you don’t — you need to see Citizen Kane, period.
  3. casting
    David Fincher’s New Movie to Star Gary Oldman As Citizen Kane WriterAnd it’s written by Fincher’s father.
  4. unfinished business
    A Guide to Orson Welles’s Other Unfinished MoviesThe legendary director’s career was filled with incomplete projects, reaching all the way back to before Citizen Kane.
  5. movie review
    They’ll Love Me When I’m Dead Is IntoxicatingMorgan Neville gives us a sense of just how much Orson Welles transformed over the years, both intentionally and unintentionally.
  6. movie review
    Orson Welles’s The Other Side of the Wind Is a Meta-MasterpieceIt’s a gas.
  7. movies
    The Crazy, Convoluted Story of Orson Welles’s ‘Final’ FilmLocked in a Paris vault for more than four decades, The Other Side of the Wind is reaching screens 33 years after the Citizen Kane auteur’s death
  8. trailer mix
    See the Trailer for Orson Welles’s Long-Lost Final FilmAfter lingering unfinished for decades, The Other Side of the Wind will hit Netflix this fall.
  9. Netflix Picks Up Unfinished Orson Welles Movie The Other Side of the WindThe Other Side of the Wind was supposed to be Welles’s comeback, a movie that would outdo Citizen Kane.
  10. 2016 election
    Trump Was Definitely Wrong About Citizen KaneCitizen Trump, president-elect.
  11. best of lists
    The DGA’s Best Film List Has One Female DirectorAnd all the Steven Spielberg your movie-lovin’ eyes can handle.
  12. Tony Hale to Star in Indie ‘War of the Worlds’ Comedy ‘Brave New Jersey’Tony Hale is set to star in an in-the-works indie film. Deadline reports that Hale has joined Brave New Jersey, a comedy directed by Jody […]
  13. xxx
    NSFW: Watch the Porn Scene Edited by Orson WellesWarning: Extremely graphic!
  14. crowdfunding
    You Can Help Orson Welles Finish Other Side of the Wind (Kind Of)The late filmmaker’s unfinished movie has become Hollywood’s latest, most ambitious Indiegogo campaign.
  15. vulture lists
    19 Things We Learned About Orson Welles’s Last Unfinished FilmFrom Josh Karp’s riveting book about The Other Side of the Wind.
  16. vulture lists
    8 Books You Need to Read This AprilEach month, Boris Kachka offers nonfiction and fiction book recommendations, and you should read as many of them as possible.
  17. 21st Century Orson Welles (1985-2013), by Joel StraleyOn the timeline of an alternate Universe much like our own, Orson Welles did not die on October 10, 1985, but was in fact born for the first […]
  18. lost and found
    Lost Early Orson Welles Film Discovered in ItalyEntitled Too Much Johnson, it was filmed three years before Citizen Kane.
  19. directors
    From the Time Capsule: Lunch Conversations With Orson WellesIn 1980s Hollywood, the larger-than-life former boy genius sings for his supper.
  20. Orson Welles: An Object of Fun DISCARD ORSON WELLES reads my copy of Joseph McBride’s Orson Welles. It’s an ex-library copy, and the librarian, in her zeal to decommission […]
  21. statues for sale
    Orson Welles’ Oscar Statue Sells for a Ton of MoneyAlmost $1 million. Yowza.
  22. unseen footage
    Unseen Orson Welles Film May Finally Hit Theatres’The Other Side of the Wind’ is believed to be a masterpiece, bogged down by a legal battle.
  23. I Am the Orson Welles of PowerpointToday on McSweeneys, I Am the Orson Welles of Powerpoint: “No two of my PowerPoints are the same. While I have yet to craft my Citizen Kane, I […]
  24. movies
    Watch Orson Welles’s Drunken Wine Commercial OuttakesSold.