The Top 5 Reasons “Citizen Kane” is Crap

It’s no “Transformers”!

Ron Dawson
Apr 5, 2020 · 4 min read
Citizen Kane
“Citizen Kane” © RKO Pictures, 1941

Orson Welles’ Citizen Kane is widely regarded as the greatest movie ever made. I hate to be the bearer of bad news, but whoever put this movie on any kind of top 10 or even top 100 list obviously knows nothing about REAL filmmaking.

So, let me break it down for you and share the top 5 reasons Citizen Kane is a crappy movie (and I…