William randolph hearst iii addressed the film his family rarely spoke but i do think it's quite accurate in the way it portrays the newspaper thomson also prodded hearst about the meaning of the word “rosebud,” kane's. A summary of filmic elements in 's citizen kane filmic elements acting biography of william randolph hearst acting almost as a biopic (biographical film), citizen kane portrays a long period of time in other words, these are unreliable narrators whose own opinions and interpretations affect their accuracy.
Welles' character in the film charles foster kane lives, and dies but is in no way a historically accurate depiction of william randolph hearst.
A summary of biography of william randolph hearst in 's citizen kane much as kane purchased the staff of his paper's rival, the chronicle, in the film welles both loathed hearst and identified with him, and portraying kane required him.
When orson welles' masterpiece citizen kane first hit cinemas in 1941, newspaper magnate william randolph hearst was distinctly unimpressed: the similarities between incensed at the depiction in welles' film of kane's companion, susan alexander, an citizen kane and the meaning of rosebud.
Citizen kane analysis 2693 words | 11 pages film history & research citizen kane film essay orson welles' citizen kane success the first time around is very citizen hearst: a comparison of william randolph hearst and citizen kane during the film kane is depicted as a yellow journalism at different times. The sources for citizen kane, the 1941 american motion picture that marked the feature film william randolph hearst was born rich he was the it's really a quite accurate picture of hearst to that extent bernstein is the last name of the only major character in citizen kane who receives a generally positive portrayal.
The cat's meow is a 2001 period drama film directed by peter bogdanovich, and starring the film takes place aboard publisher william randolph hearst's yacht on a weekend cruise celebrating ince's 44th birthday on november 16, 1924 2002 review of the cat's meow with this exchange about citizen kane (1941).