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Citizen Kane (1941) Poster

(1941)

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Edited into 

Sermões - A História de Antônio Vieira (1989)
A brief clip is shown.
Final Cut: Ladies and Gentlemen (2012)
Footage from this movie is used.

References 

The Birth of a Nation (1915)
It is referenced.
The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari (1920)
Cited by director Orson Welles as influence.
Nosferatu (1922)
It is referenced.
Greed (1924)
It is referenced.
Battleship Potemkin (1925)
It is referenced.
Metropolis (1927)
It is referenced.
Sunrise (1927)
Use of long takes and a variety of other cinematic innovations.
M (1931)
It is referenced.
Arrowsmith (1931)
Diagonal shot of a person sitting on a chair.
King Kong (1933)
Production deployment and wide shots.
Secrets (1933)
A man, his desires, his affections, his stumbles and the power.
The Power and the Glory (1933)
It is referenced.
The Sin of Nora Moran (1933)
It is referenced.
Mad Love (1935)
Make Way for Tomorrow (1937)
Cited by director Orson Welles as influence.
La Grande Illusion (1937)
Cited by director Orson Welles as influence.
Dead End (1937)
It is referenced.
A Man to Remember (1938)
It is referenced.
Prison Train (1938)
It is referenced.
Stagecoach (1939)
Cited by director Orson Welles as influence.
Wuthering Heights (1939)
It is referenced.
The Rules of the Game (1939)
Cited by director Orson Welles as influence.
Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939)
It is referenced.
His Girl Friday (1940)
It is referenced.
The Grapes of Wrath (1940)
It is referenced.
Rebecca (1940)
The Long Voyage Home (1940)
It is referenced.
Kitty Foyle (1940)
It is referenced.

Referenced in 

The Little Foxes (1941)
Use of deep focus cinematography.
Hellzapoppin' (1941)
Multiple references to the sled.
The Magnificent Ambersons (1942)
A photograph of Joseph Cotten as Jed Leland is shown in a newspaper.
Double Indemnity (1944)
Review of an individual's past and the reasons behind what happened.
Dillinger (1945)
Humility buried and a whirlwind of greed in a big city.
Rome, Open City (1945)
Hard realism showing the human soul subjected to painful tests.
Detour (1945)
A shadowed existence and an uncertain destiny.
The Spiral Staircase (1946)
Shots of high and low floors inside a house.
The Postman Always Rings Twice (1946)
The path of a person towards happiness is full of hard decisions.
The Killers (1946)
The life of a man and his last words are investigated.
Paisan (1946)
Similar aesthetic concept of realism.
The Best Years of Our Lives (1946)
Photography work, lighting techniques and camera.
Citizen Saint (1947)
Referenced by title.
The Pretender (1947)
Two newlyweds at a table and having breakfast.
The Lady from Shanghai (1947)
Clash of egos, ambitions, greed and passions.
Bicycle Thieves (1948)
Life, will, failure and uncertainty.
Knock on Any Door (1949)
A person walks away bitterly down a long corridor.
D.O.A. (1949)
Revision of episodes lived by a man before facing death.
Gun Crazy (1950)
Creative camera work and certain production details.
Girl with Hyacinths (1950)
A man investigates the mysterious life of a person recently deceased
In a Lonely Place (1950)
A man becomes possessive without really knowing what he wants.
The Asphalt Jungle (1950)
The use of long takes.
Sunset Blvd. (1950)
A man's life story is told right after his death through various flashbacks.
Rashomon (1950)
Memories of different people are contrasted with each other after the death of a man.
The Young and the Damned (1950)
A rough present and a better lost past.
Ace in the Hole (1951)
Search for personal success by the random path of ambition and whim.
A Streetcar Named Desire (1951)
The past of a person hides the roots of a deep unhappiness.
Umberto D. (1952)
A lonely man inside a ruthless society.
Viva Zapata! (1952)
A man faced with his wishes, his audacity, his fears and contradictions.
Ikiru (1952)
Testimonies of diverse people reconstruct the life of the deceased protagonist.
The Bad and the Beautiful (1952)
The past sins of an individual and the memories of those who knew him.
Ugetsu (1953)
Cited by cinematographer Kazuo Miyagawa as influence.
The War of the Worlds (1953)
Multiple references/homages to Orson Welles' radio broadcast and "Citizen Kane".
The Wages of Fear (1953)
Human strengths, dilemmas, sufferings and vanities.
Your Jeweler's Showcase: Citizen Chang (1953) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
Citizen Varek (1953) (Short)
Referenced by title.
Kraft Theatre: Citizen Miller (1954) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
Diabolique (1955)
Death, mystery and secrets in disguise.
1984 (1956)
Knowledge and information as power.
The Searchers (1956)
A man remains active in his society without feeling accepted.
Toute la mémoire du monde (1956) (Short)
camera moves thru a mysterious labyrinth
Studio One in Hollywood: Portrait of a Citizen (1956) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title and some themes.
Judge Roy Bean: Citizen Romeo (1956) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
The Wings of Eagles (1957)
A male and a female in different rooms and their deep distancing.
Pyaasa (1957)
The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)
A man obsessed with building something forgets the true sense of it.
Peyton Place (1957)
A same yearning for happiness among unequal internal worlds.
Wild Strawberries (1957)
Review of how a man has lived his life.
Damn Citizen (1958)
Referenced by title and some themes.
Mon Oncle (1958)
Nostalgia for a happy and affectionate present that is no longer.
Vertigo (1958)
A mystery full of elusive clues and unexpected revelations.
Le Beau Serge (1958)
Complex and dysfunctional links between males and females.
The Big Country (1958)
The greatness of power and the fickleness of human ties.
I Want to Live! (1958)
Attempt to expose the truth beyond the superficial.
Room at the Top (1959)
Difficult search of where the self-realization is.
The 400 Blows (1959)
Torn childhood, loneliness and uncertainty.
Suddenly, Last Summer (1959)
A mystery hidden among memories.
Eyes Without a Face (1960)
A woman trapped by what another person wants for her.
Breathless (1960)
A man, a woman and the comings and goings of their life together.
Citizen James (1960) (TV Series)
Referenced by title.
Orson Welles: The Paris Interview (1960) (TV Movie)
Welles reflects on the movie.
Viridiana (1961)
Purity, stain, confidence, doubt, wishes and letdowns.
The Exterminating Angel (1962)
Wealthy people in sudden vulnerability.
Lolita (1962)
A female sleeping in her room while a male is in the doorway.
Lawrence of Arabia (1962)
An epic journey through a man's life after his passing away.
Mr. Smith Goes to Washington: Citizen Bellows (1963) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
The Servant (1963)
Images on crystals, photography, darkness and light.
Magnet of Doom (1963)
An old man passes in front of a big mirror, multiplying his reflection.
The Dick Van Dyke Show: Dear Mrs. Petrie, Your Husband Is in Jail (1964) (TV Episode)
the late night movie Rob turns to on TV
Tempo: Profile No. 6: Orson Welles (1965) (TV Episode)
Welles comments this film and photos are shown.
Fahrenheit 451 (1966)
Close-ups of books in flames.
The Monkees: I Was a Teenage Monster (1967) (TV Episode)
Rosebud the sled is mentioned
The Invaders: The Innocent (1967) (TV Episode)
Opening shot is homaged.
Dragnet 1967: The Senior Citizen (1967) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title and certain characters.
Judd for the Defense: Citizen Ritter (1967) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
The Fearless Vampire Killers (1967)
Camera through a glass.
Madigan (1968)
El ciudadano Gómez (1968) (TV Series)
Referenced by title.
Z (1969)
Temporal ellipsis.
Jackal of Nahueltoro (1969)
A sad event is the starting point for telling a story through multiple memories.
MASH (1970)
Overlapping dialogue.
Beyond the Valley of the Dolls (1970)
Cited by screenwriter Roger Ebert as influence.
All the Right Noises (1970)
Actor Tom Bell mentions the film and Orson Welles.
Arnie: Citizen Pain (1971) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
The American Dreamer (1971)
Dennis Hopper mentions 'Citizen Kane'.
Johnny Got His Gun (1971)
A man on a bed, a series of flashbacks and a grieved soul.
The Wayne & Shuster Comedy Special: Citizen Wayne (1971) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
The Thorn (1971)
Joseph is given a sled that says Rosebud
The Godfather (1972)
Human bonds marked by power, wealth, joy, pain, love and loss.
Spyder's Web: The Prevalence of Skeletons (1972) (TV Episode)
Referenced by name.
The Dick Cavett Show: Alfred Hitchcock (1972) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Hitchcock as the film for which Orson Welles is best known.
The Candidate (1972)
A politician, a speech and a big poster behind him.
Columbo: Étude in Black (1972) (TV Episode)
When Jennifer Welles is murdered, her cockatoo squawks. The character was named after Orson Welles, the star and director of Citizen Kane (1941), and was likewise born in Kenosha, Wisconsin.
What? (1972)
An old man dropping a ball in his hand in his dying gesture.
The Dick Cavett Show: Ethel Merman/Harlem Globetrotters/Agnes Moorehead/Robert Citron (1973) (TV Episode)
Agnes Moorehead mentions this film.
Day for Night (1973)
F for Fake (1973)
All in the Family: Black Is the Color of My True Love's Wig (1973) (TV Episode)
The movie on television that Meathead suggests to Gloria they stay home and watch.
Hired Gun (1973) (Short)
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson: Fernando Lamas/Richard Pryor/Robyn Hilton/William Peter Blatty (1974) (TV Episode)
Fernando Lamas comments on Pauline Kael's attitude toward the movie
The Mary Tyler Moore Show: Better Late... That's a Pun... Than Never (1974) (TV Episode)
Rhoda makes a joke about the film related with a previous Robert Redford's obituary.
The Conversation (1974)
Search for the elusive truth hidden behind mysterious people.
Black Christmas (1974)
High and low camera angles, shots through windows and use of perspectives.
Lenny (1974)
The Godfather: Part II (1974)
Material ascent, spiritual descent.
Young Frankenstein (1974)
opening shots of the castle with one light burning and gradual zoom in
Kolchak: The Night Stalker: Horror in the Heights (1974) (TV Episode)
Kolchak asks Lane-Marriot "Did you ever see Citizen Kane?"
Rosebud (1975)
Margaret says the name of the yacht, 'Rosebud' "has something to do with a film, I think."
Barry Lyndon (1975)
Bugsy Malone (1976)
A girl doing a puzzle.
Captains and the Kings (1976) (TV Mini-Series)
Lost simplicity, power, wealth and loneliness.
Saturday Night Live: Candice Bergen/Frank Zappa (1976) (TV Episode)
Mentioned during cold opening
Laverne & Shirley: Citizen Krane (1977) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
Citizen Smith (1977) (TV Series)
Referenced by title.
Saturday Night Live: Buck Henry/Leon Redbone (1977) (TV Episode)
The last words uttered Samurai Psychiatrist after performing hari-kiri translate to 'Rosebud'
Saturday Night Live: O.J. Simpson/Ashford & Simpson (1978) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Bill Murray on Weekend Update
Columbo: How to Dial a Murder (1978) (TV Episode)
Multiple references to it.
Piranha (1978)
The opening sequence is a reference to the famous sequence shot from Citizen Kane with the "No Trespassing" sign.
Alice: Citizen Mel (1978) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
The Rockford Files: A Good Clean Bust with Sequel Rights (1978) (TV Episode)
Seales mentions it.
Hardcore (1979)
An investigation, numerous and harsh revelations and a lost innocence.
Apocalypse Now (1979)
A man immersed in the darkness of the human soul.
The Jerk (1979)
Multiple references to it.
Citizen Shaw (1980) (TV Movie)
Referenced by title.
Xanadu (1980)
Benson: Citizen Kraus (1980) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
Diva (1981)
Gorodish's puzzle references Susan's puzzles in "Citizen Kane."
Pixote (1981)
Pixote symbolically plays with a snow globe.
Dead & Buried (1981)
An unveiled mystery exposes overwhelming facts.
Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)
Wide shot of countless items in a warehouse.
Blow Out (1981)
It is referenced.
One from the Heart (1981)
Camera going through a sign is a homage.
Reds (1981)
The film depicts the life of Jack Reed through the eyes of Louise Bryant, much as Kane's life is seen through the eyes of Thompson and the people who he interviews. Also the romantic montage between Reed and Bryant mirrors the breakfast table montage.
Missing (1982)
Film narrative, flashback sequences and symbols.
Fame: Come One, Come All (1982) (TV Episode)
Montgomery asks Doris if she'd ever seen the movie.
The 54th Annual Academy Awards (1982) (TV Special)
Vincent Price mentions it. Also, photograph is shown.
Blade Runner (1982)
Camera and light techniques and existential issues.
Class of 1984 (1982)
It is referenced.
The Slayer (1982)
"No Trespassing" sign.
T.J. Hooker: Blind Justice (1982) (TV Episode)
T.J. Hooker mentions it.
St. Elsewhere (1982) (TV Series)
A snow globe used as a powerful symbol.
Hart to Hart: A Christmas Hart (1982) (TV Episode)
The sled is mentioned and shown.
Is This Goodbye, Charlie Brown? (1983) (TV Short)
Lucy and Linus have a sled named Rosebud
Michael Jackson: Billie Jean (1983) (Video)
Use of a wide range of shots, close-ups and general frames.
Michael Jackson: Beat It (1983) (Video)
Silhouettes, perspectives and shots from below with visible ceiling.
Eureka (1983)
Zelig (1983)
The Dead Zone (1983)
Script structure and topics about life and death.
I Lived, But... (1983)
mentioned by name
Michael Jackson: Thriller (1983) (Video)
Camera movements, lighting, montage and staging elements.
All About Mankiewicz (1983)
Photographs are shown.
Petit Con (1984)
Minder: Senior Citizen Caine (1984) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
Lace (1984) (TV Mini-Series)
Through a flashback, Lili recalls the making of her first porn film. When she begins her scene, the camera pans up to two crew men up on a ladder, and one of them looks at the other and holds his nose.
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson: Dick Cavett/Jimmy Brogan/Dave Barry (1984) (TV Episode)
Johnny and Dick Cavett discuss several minor actors in the movie
The Terminator (1984)
A story constituted by different times, events and life decisions.
Remington Steele: Steele Your Heart Away (1984) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in the dialogue.
The Fading Image (1984) (Short)
mentioned
St. Elsewhere: Murder, She Rote (1985) (TV Episode)
Ehrlich refers to the film.
Explorers (1985)
The famous sled is shown in a junkyard.
Vagabond (1985)
Narrative complexity.
Kane & Abel (1985) (TV Mini-Series)
Referenced by title, themes and characters.
Grunt! The Wrestling Movie (1985)
The movie begins with a b/n documentary about the dissappear of the protagonist
Empire, Inc. (1985) (TV Mini-Series)
Money, power and a sweet and sour existence.
F/X (1986)
Tyler has a creature puppet named "Rosebud," famously Charles Foster Kane's last words in this movie.
T.J. Hooker: Blood Sport (1986) (TV Episode)
Corrigan mentions it.
Stand by Me (1986)
Fence and "No Trespassing" sign used as metaphors.
The Real Ghostbusters: Citizen Ghost (1986) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
Memories of Videodisc (1986) (Video)
The New Gidget: Citizen Moondoggie (1987) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
Panorama: Citizen Murdoch (1987) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
What a Country: Citizen Pain (1987) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
Mathnet: Problem of the Trojan Hamburger (1987) (TV Episode)
character Orson Charles Kane
At the Movies: Previews of Coming Attractions (1987) (TV Episode)
Referenced.
Fame: Baby, Remember My Name (1987) (TV Episode)
Michael Taftner mentions it.
RoboCop (1987)
A man passes away and only puzzled memories remain.
Murder, She Wrote: Steal Me a Story (1987) (TV Episode)
Movie title is mentioned.
Family Ties: Citizen Keaton (1987) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
Ironweed (1987)
Better past times and desire to recover them.
Cheers: Tale of Two Cuties (1988) (TV Episode)
Frasier mentions it.
Valerie: The King and I (1988) (TV Episode)
Courtney says it's her favorite movie, and watches it with David and his brothers
Red Dwarf: Me² (1988) (TV Episode)
Multiple references to it.
Demented Top 20 Video Countdown (1988) (TV Special)
One of the videos on the countdown mentions this title by name and "Rosebud."
The Lair of the White Worm (1988)
"Rosebud."
Scrooged (1988)
Frank Cross repeats the line from Citizen Kane: "I'll have a highball, too."
Rain Man (1988)
A particular word hides an essential secret of a man's past.
The Golden Girls: The Impotence of Being Ernest (1989) (TV Episode)
The film is mentioned by name.
The 'Burbs (1989)
In the Klopek basement there is a sled with the name "Rosebud".
Dallas: Comings and Goings (1989) (TV Episode)
Sue Ellen tells Bruce Harvey and Don Lockwood that she envisages her film idea as "the Texas version of Citizen Kane (1941)." She later says, "Believe me, even Charles Foster Kane would have a hard time keeping up with my hero."
Madonna: Like a Prayer (1989) (Video)
Stylistic and aesthetic inspiration.
Field of Dreams (1989)
reference is made to a bat from Terrence Mann's youth called Rosebud.
A Different World: Citizen Wayne (1989) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
Ghostbusters II (1989)
Watching The Lady from Shanghai (1947) on TV, Louis Tully says "That's Rita Hayworth, she was married to Citizen Kane."
Batman (1989)
Framings, staging and certain characters' conflicts.
Mr. Hoover and I (1989)
Emile de Antonio mentions Citizen Kane while talking about its editor.
A Grand Day Out (1989) (Short)
A sled labeled "Rose Bud" is seen in the basement
The Kids in the Hall: Episode #1.3 (1989) (TV Episode)
Dave can't remember the name of this film.
Madonna: Oh Father (1989) (Video)
Multiple references to it.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Crawling Eye (1989) (TV Episode)
Servo: Rosebud.
Garfield's Thanksgiving (1989) (TV Short)
Garfield's bathroom scale mentions "Citizen Kane"
Red Dwarf: Timeslides (1989) (TV Episode)
It is said that Lister called his mansion Xanadu, not after the one in this film but after the hit song The Legend of Xanadu.
Blaze (1989)
A powerful man faces strong criticism for his relationship with a young woman.
Citizen Tania (1989)
Referenced by title, some themes and characters.
Full House: No More Mr. Dumb Guy (1990) (TV Episode)
Joey coaches Jesse on how to talk about classic cinema and instructs him to say that "Citizen Kane is in a class by itself."
Der Todesking: The Death King (1990)
Video case is shown in a video store.
Degrassi High: It Creeps!! (1990) (TV Episode)
It is mentioned on the blackboard in Drama Class.
Parker Kane (1990) (TV Movie)
Referenced by title and certain themes.
Tiny Toon Adventures: A Quack in the Quarks (1990) (TV Episode)
One of the crates in the warehouse is labeled "Rosebud."
L'homme qui a vu l'homme qui a vu l'ours (1990) (TV Movie)
The style of editing and cinematography copies the style of Orson Welles in that film.
Escape from the 'Liberty' Cinema (1990)
Poster is shown.
Tiny Toon Adventures: Citizen Max (1990) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title, themes and characters.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Rocket Attack U.S.A. (1990) (TV Episode)
"In Xanadu"
Saturday Night Live: Patrick Swayze/Mariah Carey (1990) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned by Dennis Miller on Weekend Update.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Ring of Terror (1990) (TV Episode)
Tom: "Rosebud! Rosebud!"
Perfect Strangers: The Men Who Knew Too Much: Part 1 (1990) (TV Episode)
"Rosebud" whispered
TaleSpin: Citizen Khan (1990) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
Edward Scissorhands (1990)
Snowfalls, figures and objects linked to beloved memories.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Hellcats (1990) (TV Episode)
Servo mentions it.
Twin Peaks (1990) (TV Series)
A peculiar range of people is explored after an enigmatic death.
Ann Jillian: Good Citizen Ann (1990) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
Ninja Bachelor Party (1991) (Short)
When Dr. Death dies he utters the word, "Rosebud".
Roseanne: The Courtship of Eddie, Dan's Father (1991) (TV Episode)
Dan's father Ed greets Roseanne by saying, "Hey Rosebud. You look younger and more beautiful every time I see you."
Popcorn (1991)
Maggie mentions Orson Welles and "Citizen Kane".
Parker Lewis Can't Lose: Citizen Kube (1991) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
True Colors (1991)
Ambition, affection, power and disappointment.
The Flash: Deadly Nightshade (1991) (TV Episode)
The newspaper heiress Felicia Kane shares her surname with Charles Foster Kane. Given that she is the subject of a high profile kidnapping, she is based on Patty Hearst, whose grandfather was the inspiration for Charles Foster Kane.
Showbiz Today: Episode dated 1 May 1991 (1991) (TV Episode)
This show has a featurette on the 50th anniversary of this movie
Hearts of Darkness: A Filmmaker's Apocalypse (1991)
When talking about Welles' radio broadcast of Hearts of Darkness.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Gamera vs. Barugon (1991) (TV Episode)
"Rosebud"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Stranded in Space (1991) (TV Episode)
"Rosebud's in there"
Schmidteinander: Wimbledon (1991) (TV Episode)
Schmidt mentions it.
Golden Years (1991) (TV Series)
Can be seen on the movie theater sign.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Daddy-O (1991) (TV Episode)
Crow mentions Charles Foster Kane.
Dead Again (1991)
An individual talks to an old man in a nursing home about dark past events.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Earth vs. the Spider (1991) (TV Episode)
It is referenced in Crow's paper.
Eerie, Indiana: The Losers (1991) (TV Episode)
The snowsled Rosebud is among the lost items.
Without Walls: J'accuse: Citizen Kane (1991) (TV Episode)
It is mentioned and discussed.
Beverly Hills, 90210: The Next Fifty Years (1991) (TV Episode)
Brandon and Andrea plan to watch it.
Michael Jackson: Black or White (1991) (Video)
Two babies play with a snow globe.
JFK (1991)
Film structure, storytelling style and camera techniques.
Dr. Demento 20th Anniversary Collection (1991) (Video)
From Julie Brown's "The Homecoming Queen's Got a Gun": "Oh God, this is like that movie Citizen Kane You know, where later you find out "Rosebud" was a sled"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Castle of Fu Manchu (1992) (TV Episode)
"It makes the UnEarthly look like Citizen Kane"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Master Ninja II (1992) (TV Episode)
Servo alludes to it.
Richard Marx: Hazard (1992) (Video)
A death gives way to a story full of secrets.
The Magic of David Copperfield XIV: Flying - Live the Dream (1992) (TV Special)
To introduce the "Orson Welles From Beyond" illusion, Copperfield tells the audience that this movie has been co-written, directed, interpreted and produced by Orson Welles
The Player (1992)
Un, dos, tres... responda otra vez: ¡Feliz 20 cumpleaños! (1992) (TV Episode)
Chicho mentions it.
Wolfenstein 3D (1992) (Video Game)
Upon defeating General Fettgesicht, he says "Rosenknospe", which is German for "Rosebud"
Panorama: Citizen Major's Charter (1992) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: City Limits (1992) (TV Episode)
Tom mentions it.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Teenagers from Outer Space (1992) (TV Episode)
Multiple references to it.
Madonna: This Used to Be My Playground (1992) (Video)
Pieces of memories and issues linked to nostalgia.
Honey, I Blew Up the Kid (1992)
The sled is shown in lab security warehouse.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Attack of the Giant Leeches (1992) (TV Episode)
Servo mentions Charles Foster Kane.
Citizen Cohn (1992) (TV Movie)
Referenced by title and certain themes.
Parker Lewis Can't Lose: Lewis and Son (1992) (TV Episode)
Jerry spoils the film for Ms. Musso
The Simpsons: A Streetcar Named Marge (1992) (TV Episode)
When Homer gets bored in the theatre, he tears the theatre program up and plays with it in the same way that Joseph Cotton does in Citizen Kane. The mimic and angle are also identical.
A Few Good Men (1992)
A death, a series of unanswered questions and a bitter reality exposed.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Rebel Set (1992) (TV Episode)
Tom: "Charles Foster Kane!"
Guns N' Roses: November Rain (1992) (Video)
Story told as a memory, lighting style and themes.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Day the Earth Froze (1993) (TV Episode)
Joel: "Rosebud!"
Batman: The Animated Series: Harley and Ivy (1993) (TV Episode)
Plate of Ivy's car, "Rose Bud"
Groundhog Day (1993)
Deep discontent with life and longing to start over.
Möte med Hasse (1993) (TV Movie)
Mentioned as an inspiration for Girl with Hyacinths (1950)
At the Movies: Untamed Heart/Strictly Ballroom/Groundhog Day/Love Field/Riff-Raff (1993) (TV Episode)
Referenced during the Video Pick of the Week segment.
Dockpojken (1993)
Falling Down (1993)
A snow globe falling and breaking.
Beyond Citizen Kane (1993) (TV Movie)
Referenced by title, themes and characters.
Saturday Night Live: John Goodman/Mary J. Blige (1993) (TV Episode)
Still photo as set decoration during 'Let's Talk and Talk and Talk and Talk and Talk about Movies' sketch.
The Pickle (1993)
Jurassic Park (1993)
Characters interacting between light and dark.
Behind Bars (1993) (Short)
character isnspired by Kane
Short Cuts (1993)
Sign, staging, camera angles and filmic narration.
The Making of '...And God Spoke' (1993)
Referring to budget cuts, one of the characters muses, "How much do you think 'Citizen Kane' cost?"
Rocko's Modern Life: A Sucker for the Suck-O-Matic/Canned (1993) (TV Episode)
Rocko's dying vacuum cleaner says "Rosebud".
Animaniacs: Garage Sale of the Century/West Side Pigeons (1993) (TV Episode)
The part of the theme tune which changes each episode (rhymes with "aney") is "Citizen Kaney" in this episode, as he says it, Yakko holds up a sled with "Rosebud" written on it.
Animaniacs: Hitchcock Opening/Hearts of Twilight/The Boids (1993) (TV Episode)
The end of the them song has the lyrics "Citizen Kane-y" with Yakko holding a Rosebud sled.
It's All True (1993)
Beavis and Butt-Head: Citizen Butt-head (1993) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
Animaniacs: Critical Condition/The Three Muska-Warners (1993) (TV Episode)
In the opening song, Yakko holds up Rosebud and sings, "Citizen Kane-y!"
Northern Exposure: Rosebud (1993) (TV Episode)
Movie is mentioned and shown.
Animaniacs: Video Review/When Mice Ruled the Earth (1993) (TV Episode)
Seen on video store shelf
Enak (1993)
Plot of the film and its title read backwards refer to it.
Schramm (1993)
Agony and revision of past events.
The Pitch (1993) (Short)
The Intellectual compares his film idea to this movie "but in color".
Roc: Citizen Roc: Part 1 (1994) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title and certain themes.
Roc: Citizen Roc: Part 2 (1994) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title and certain themes.
Fantastic Four: The Animated Series: Hopelessly Impossible (1994) (TV Episode)
Impossible Man turns himself into a sled, and says call him "Rosebud."
The Critic: Dial 'M' for Mother (1994) (TV Episode)
Jay tells Duke that he likes the film
Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman: The Rival (1994) (TV Episode)
Preston Carpenter's idol is Charles Foster Kane. His computer password is "Rosebud." The Daily Planet's headline is later "New Age Kane Nipped in Bud."
Animaniacs: Ragamuffins/Woodstock Slappy (1994) (TV Episode)
During the opening song, Yakko holds up Rosebud and sings, "Citizen Kane-y!"
The Critic: Eyes on the Prize (1994) (TV Episode)
Orson Welles repeats his "Rosebud" line for a commercial
Cemetery Man (1994)
A "snowball" in the beginning.
Serial Mom (1994)
Chip says that "Blood Feast" is the "Citizen Kane" of gore movies.
Dennis Miller Live: Fame (1994) (TV Episode)
Dennis mentions Charles Foster Kane.
Citizen Locke (1994) (TV Movie)
Referenced by title.
Pulp Fiction (1994)
Meaning of an object whose value is difficult to define.
Animaniacs: The Warners' 65th Anniversary Special (1994) (TV Episode)
"Charles Foster Kane" is listed in the closing credits.
The Critic: Dr. Jay (1994) (TV Episode)
Duke talks about changing the line "Rosebud" to "Schwing"
New Nightmare (1994)
Freddy on the talk show waving his arms around with the spotlight behind him.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Bloodlust! (1994) (TV Episode)
Crow mentions the sled.
Baseball (1994) (TV Mini-Series)
Ed Wood (1994)
Multiple references to Orson Welles and "Citizen Kane".
It Runs in the Family (1994)
As the gravy boats are being thrown at Doppler, he screams out, "Rosebud!"
Under a Killing Moon (1994) (Video Game)
"Rosebud" reference.
Frasier: The Candidate (1994) (TV Episode)
The intertitle "Citizen Crane" refers to "Citizen Kane".
Lovejoy: Breaking the Broker (1994) (TV Episode)
When Lovejoy and Tink come across the trove of cars, first Xanadu is mentioned and then Rosebud.
World in Action: Citizen Cone (1994) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Racket Girls (1994) (TV Episode)
Crow: "When Ed Wood saw this was like when Truffaut saw 'Citizen Kane.'"
The Adventures of Pete & Pete: Sick Day (1994) (TV Episode)
When young Pete is holding the snowglobe and utters the words "Sick Day" then proceeds to drop the snow globe which smashes on the ground. This is nearly identical to the first scene in Citizen Kane in which Charles Foster Kane (Welles) says "Rosebud."
At the Movies: Disclosure/Drop Zone/Nell/The Last Buffalo/Into the Deep/Immortal Beloved (1994) (TV Episode)
Referenced during the "Immortal Beloved" review.
Immortal Beloved (1994)
It follows the same character-study structure that Citizen Kane does.
Bump in the Night: I Dream of Silverfish/Story Problems (1994) (TV Episode)
A Rosebud sled is found among the items Bumpy & Squishy "wished" for.
At the Movies: Just Cause/Billy Madison/The Brady Bunch Movie/Mr. Payback (1995) (TV Episode)
Referenced during the "Billy Madison" review.
Citizen X (1995) (TV Movie)
Referenced by title.
Married... with Children: Pump Fiction (1995) (TV Episode)
Al's last word in Kelly's "Sheos" movie is "Rosebud".
Kung Fu: The Legend Continues: Citizen Caine (1995) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
The Critic: I Can't Believe It's a Clip Show (1995) (TV Episode)
Orson Welles uses his "Rosebud" line in a commercial for frozen peas
Casper (1995)
Casper has a memory triggered by a sled.
L'oeil du cyclone: Citizen Wood (1995) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
The Bridges of Madison County (1995)
A written testimony reveals unknown traits of a deceased person.
Harrison Bergeron (1995) (TV Movie)
Harrison mentions enjoying this movie, referring to it as "the one about 'Rosebud'".
Richard III (1995)
The scene and camera shot where Richard and Lady Anne are rather cold to eachother in the back seat of a car en route to the King's Summer House, is very like when Kane and his second wife are en route to the Everglades retreat.
Leaving Las Vegas (1995)
A sad woman tells the dark story of a man she lived with.
The Simpsons: Bart Sells His Soul (1995) (TV Episode)
A sled with a rosebud on it is on Moe's wall in his resteraunt.
Forgotten Silver (1995) (TV Movie)
Saturday Night Live: Laura Leighton/Rancid (1995) (TV Episode)
Opening scene referenced in 'Cidney'
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Night of the Blood Beast (1995) (TV Episode)
Mike (singing): "I think owning a newspaper would be fun..."
Gex (1995) (Video Game)
Gex mentions the sled.
Theodore Rex (1995)
Nixon (1995)
Empire of the Censors (1995) (TV Movie)
Video case is shown.
American Experience: The Battle Over Citizen Kane (1996) (TV Episode)
Discussed in-depth, with poster, stills, and behind-the-scenes photographs shown.
Citizen Ruth (1996)
Referenced by title, filmic narration and camerawork.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Night of the Blood Beast (1996) (TV Episode)
Mike (singing): "I think owning a newspaper would be fun..."
Thesis (1996)
Mentioned in dialogue
Dennis Miller: Citizen Arcane (1996) (TV Special)
Home and Away: Episode #1.1871 (1996) (TV Episode)
Marilyn, Selina and Steven talk about this film.
NewsRadio: Led Zeppelin (1996) (TV Episode)
Mr. James' favorite movie
Co-ed Starlets (1996) (Video)
Theatrical one-sheet on display in the film.
The Spooktacular New Adventures of Casper: Spook, Lies and Videotape/Ghostfather (1996) (TV Episode)
Casper watches "Citizen Kane" at the beginning of "Spooks, Lies and Videotape."
Black Jack: The Movie (1996)
A girl is constantly busy putting together jigsaw puzzles.
Un siècle d'écrivains: Thomas Mann: Citizen Mann (1996) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
Babylon 5: Shadow Dancing (1996) (TV Episode)
There is a slow motion shot of snow globe falling and breaking on bedroom floor.
The Size of Watermelons (1996)
Maggie mentions it.
The Simpsons: Treehouse of Horror VII (1996) (TV Episode)
3rd segment title "Citizen Kang" is named in reference to this movie.
Friends: The One Where Monica and Richard Are Just Friends (1997) (TV Episode)
Richard talks about this film in a video store.
PSI Factor: Chronicles of the Paranormal: The Undead/Stalker Moon (1997) (TV Episode)
The man in the car mentions it.
Mad About You: Citizen Buchman (1997) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
At the Movies: Addicted to Love/Gamera: Guardian of the Universe/The Van/Brassed Off (1997) (TV Episode)
Referenced during the "Gamera: Guardian of the Universe" review.
Cinéma, de notre temps: Citizen Ken Loach (1997) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
Ernest Goes to Africa (1997) (Video)
When Ernest is tied and bagged and dragged from the plane, he mumbles something about Rosebud.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Agent for H.A.R.M. (1997) (TV Episode)
Mike alludes to it.
The Game (1997)
Orgazmo (1997)
101 Dalmatians: The Series: Citizen Canine (1997) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
Pinky and the Brain: Brain's Way (1997) (TV Episode)
Referenced by Brain in his "Brain's Way" song
Total Security: Citizen Canine (1997) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
Omnibus: Citizen Kay (1997) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
Titanic (1997)
An object evoking something deeply valuable but lost.
Tomorrow Never Dies (1997)
Aside from Carver being a Kane-like media mogul, during his media event in Hamburg he annouces a "declaration of principles" like Kane himself did.
Wag the Dog (1997)
Manipulation of the so-called "public opinion".
Melrose Place: A Tree Talks in Melrose (1997) (TV Episode)
"Rosebud"
NewsRadio: The Secret of Management (1998) (TV Episode)
Mr. James' original concept of his mansion (Xanadu), but without the dorky name
Dark City (1998)
Ned's Newt: Citizen Ned/The Most Grating Show on Earth (1998) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
Primary Colors (1998)
Traps and masks in high spheres of power.
Animaniacs: The Christmas Tree/Punchline: Part I/Prom Night/Punchline: Part II (1998) (TV Episode)
Yakko holds up Rosebud during the opening song.
Deep Impact (1998)
It is mentioned in one scene
The Truman Show (1998)
The real yearnings of a man going beyond material welfare.
Run Lola Run (1998)
Mise-en-scène, long shots and unconventional storytelling.
Australian Story: Citizen Cullen (1998) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
Pleasantville (1998)
Where's Marlowe? (1998)
One of the actors refers to this movie while talking about filming styles.
Grim Fandango (1998) (Video Game)
Terry's high-pitched speech is very reminiscent of Mr. Bernstein.
StarCraft: Brood War (1998) (Video Game)
WCW Thunder: Episode #1.42 (1998) (TV Episode)
After Wrath squashed Olympic bobsledder-turned-wrestler Chip Minton, Bobby Heenan said, "So much for Rosebud."
Citizen Shame (1998)
Referenced by title.
Fat Dog Mendoza: Citizen X (1998) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
A Brief History of Motion Pictures (1998) (Short)
Cookie Monster eats the sled.
American Pimp (1999)
The PJs: Bougie Nights (1999) (TV Episode)
Rosebud parody scene in which Thurgood says 'Rosewood'.
Homicide: Life on the Street: A Case of Do or Die (1999) (TV Episode)
One of the movies Blowen ruined by shouting at the screen.
Animal Crackers: Eugenius/Citizen Eugene (1999) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
Gex 3: Deep Cover Gecko (1999) (Video Game)
In the "Mystery TV" level, Gex sometimes mentions the sled.
E! Mysteries & Scandals: Orson Welles (1999) (TV Episode)
It is mentioned and discussed. Also, poster and photographs of this movie are shown.
3rd Rock from the Sun: Citizen Solomon (1999) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
South Park: Bigger, Longer & Uncut (1999)
Dynamic staging, narrative rhythm and takes.
Animaniacs: Wakko's Wish (1999) (Video)
Burning sled.
SpongeBob SquarePants: BubbleStand/Ripped Pants (1999) (TV Episode)
When Patrick points at the elephant bubble and says "It's a giraffe." This is a reference to the scene in Citizen Kane, in which Charles is making shadow puppets for Susan Alexander, and Susan mixes up an elephant and a giraffe from the shadow Charles made.
The Haunting (1999)
Mystery Men (1999)
Character's name.
Bowfinger (1999)
My Voyage to Italy (1999)
mentioned once
Sunshine (1999)
In the last part of the movie, the book with the recipe of the Sonnenschein-elixir is a MacGuffin like "Rosebud" in Citizen Kane. Also, the end with the book being thrown away and lost forever references the end of Citizen Kane with "Rosebud" being destroyed in the fire.
Citizen Kurchatov: Stalin's Bomb Maker (1999) (TV Movie)
Referenced by title.
The Simpsons: Guess Who's Coming to Criticize Dinner? (1999) (TV Episode)
Lisa: And there's the cane from Citizen Kane. Wait, there was no cane in Citizen Kane.
Chuck Finn: Citizen Finn (1999) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
RKO 281 (1999) (TV Movie)
Citizen Cam (1999) (Short)
Referenced by title.
She's Alive! Creating the Bride of Frankenstein (1999) (Short)
mentioned once
The Last Picture Show: A Look Back (1999) (Video)
mentioned once
Snow Day (2000)
Kein Weg zurück (2000) (TV Movie)
High Fidelity (2000)
Life around past and present and right and wrong choices.
Interview (2000)
Return to Me (2000)
Citizen James (2000)
Referenced by title.
Sabrina the Teenage Witch: The End of an Era (2000) (TV Episode)
Sabrina quotes the "rosebud" line
Dilbert: Pregnancy (2000) (TV Episode)
The billionaire, with a voice like Orson Welles', resides in a Hearst-like mansion.
Gangster No. 1 (2000)
A powerful and lonely man relives his past.
Good Eats: Citizen Cane (2000) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
100 Girls (2000)
Texas Chain Saw Massacre: The Shocking Truth (2000) (Video)
Jim Van Bebber mentions it.
Jeopardy! 2nd Edition (2000) (Video Game)
Answer to a clue in category "TV & Film"
Popular: Citizen Shame (2000) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
Fear, Panic & Censorship (2000) (TV Movie)
Video case is shown.
Becker: SuperBob (2000) (TV Episode)
Bob mentions it.
El escarabajo verde: Ciudadano coche (2000) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
The Beatles Revolution (2000) (TV Movie)
The Bridge on the River Kwai: An Appreciation by Filmmaker John Milius (2000) (Video)
John Milius says that "Kwai" is in the same class as Citizen Kane.
Spin City: All the Wrong Moves (2000) (TV Episode)
Stuart says that Carter claims this is Carter's favorite movie.
Giants: Citizen Kabuto (2000) (Video Game)
Referenced by title.
SeaChange: Half Life (2000) (TV Episode)
When Max and the townspeople discuss a strategy for publishing their underground newspaper, Phrani Gupta says "Publish and be damned".
The Emperor's New Groove (2000)
The cut-away to the chimp with the bug, is a subtle reference to the opening montage of the Xanadu Estate, there is a similar shot of a pair of monkeys eating bugs.
Citizen Kaye (2000) (TV Series)
Referenced by title.
Citizen Baines (2000) (TV Series)
Referenced by title, some themes and characters.
Eminem: Stan (2000) (Video)
Visual style, framework and story details.
Donnie Darko (2001)
Dreams, existence, death and time.
The Fluffer (2001)
Porn title: "Citizen Cum".
Gilmore Girls: Christopher Returns (2001) (TV Episode)
Lorelai references "Citizen Kane" while referring to the scope of her parents failed plans for her and Christopher's future.
The Critic: Out of Africa, Silence Of The Lambs, On the Waterfront (2001) (TV Episode)
Jay mentions that the film lost Best Picture at the Oscars
Kwik Stop (2001)
Amélie (2001)
Disoriented pursuit of happiness.
At the Movies: Driven/The Golden Bowl/61*/One Night at McCool's/The Luzhin Defence (2001) (TV Episode)
Referenced during the "The Golden Bowl" review.
Citizen Reno (2001) (TV Series)
Referenced by title.
Moulin Rouge! (2001)
The Man Who Wasn't There (2001)
Black and white cinematography and production details.
Mentors: Citizen Cates (2001) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
Metropolis (2001)
World of Pub: Caine (2001) (TV Episode)
Poster ("Citizen Caine") is shown.
Heaven's Burning: Cast and Crew Interviews (2001) (Video)
Russell Crowe mentions it.
George Stevens: The Filmmakers Who Knew Him (2001) (Video)
mentionned once
Hotel (2001)
Someone mentions Orson Welles and Citizen Kane
WWE Smackdown!: Episode #3.6 (2001) (TV Episode)
As part of his superhero gimmick, which involves referring to everyone as "Citizen," the Hurricane calls Kane "Citizen Kane."
Arthur: Citizen Frensky/D.W.'s Backpack Mishap (2001) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
The Wicker Man Enigma (2001) (Video)
mentioned once
The 100 Greatest Films (2001) (TV Movie)
Referenced by name
Family Guy: Screwed the Pooch (2001) (TV Episode)
Peter recorded over this movie from the rental store, revealing what "Rosebud" is
Alias: Mea Culpa (2001) (TV Episode)
Alternate candidate than "His Girl Friday" for best film ever, suggested by Francie
Vanilla Sky (2001)
Back in the Saddle (2001) (Video)
mentioned once
Citizen Todd (2001) (TV Movie)
Referenced by title.
Friends: The One Where Joey Dates Rachel (2002) (TV Episode)
Joey and Rachel comment on the movie
Queer as Folk: All Better Now (2002) (TV Episode)
The guy Brian sleeps with talks about it.
Teknolust (2002)
Dirty Dick refers to Agent Hopper's secret past with the key word "Rosebud".
Zebadiah the Anthropophagus (2002) (Short)
The hiker's last word is "Rosebud".
John Q (2002)
"John Q" was a working title for "Citizen Kane".
Doc: Citizen Crane (2002) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
Dog Eat Dog (2002) (Short)
Spider-Man (2002)
Woody Allen: A Life in Film (2002) (TV Movie)
Wildlife on One: Citizen Cane Toad (2002) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
About Schmidt (2002)
Opening sequence of Woodman Building meant to resemble opening shots of Xanadu.
The Art of Action: Martial Arts in Motion Picture (2002) (TV Movie)
Mentioned in narration
Rose & Alexander (2002) (Short)
Referenced in a snowglobe scene.
Oasis: Little by Little (2002) (Video)
Camera angles, symbols and certain issues.
Far from Heaven (2002)
Search for happiness in a fickle and selfish world.
8 Mile (2002)
Austerity, rise, empowerment, vanity and conflict.
Citizen Ghost (2002) (Short)
Referenced by title.
Citizen X (2002) (Video Game)
Referenced by title.
Citizen Krone (2002)
Referenced by title ("Citizen Krone"), themes and characters.
Equilibrium (2002)
The Life and Crimes of Citizen Ming (2002)
Referenced by title.
LEGO Studios Backlot (2002) (Video Game)
One of the movies you have to guess when you find the picture of a sled, labeled "Rosebud".
The Recruit (2003)
Day for Night: An Appreciation (2003) (Video)
mentioned once
Cartoon Monsoon: Oh, Shoot!: Script, Cries and Videotape (2003) (TV Episode)
Martin mentions Orson Welles and "Citizen Kane".
Skeppsholmen: Episode #2.7 (2003) (TV Episode)
Poster is shown.
Love Object (2003)
Mystic River (2003)
A lost innocence, an overshadowed friendship and a ruthless present.
The Room (2003)
Rampage scene.
Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003)
When Barbossa dies and the apple falls out of his hand, there's the same angle & framing on his hand dropping the apple as in Kane's death scene (dropping the globe) at the beginning of Citizen Kane
Monster Man (2003)
Multiple references to it.
The Prime Minister and the Press (2003) (TV Movie)
Referenced by title.
Kill Bill: Vol. 1 (2003)
A shot of The Bride lying in a coma, silhouetted against her hospital window replicates a shot from early in Citizen Kane.
Abby Singer (2003)
Roger Ebert recites White Parasol monologue from Citizen Cane.
Gilmore Girls: An Affair to Remember (2003) (TV Episode)
Sookie declares the Gilmore mansion "Citizen Kane's house" as she is awed by its extravagance.
An American in Canada: Citizen Jake (2003) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
Scrubs: My Friend the Doctor (2003) (TV Episode)
A patient's family member says that "Shaft is our Citizen Cane"
Chaplin Today: Monsieur Verdoux (2003) (TV Short)
mentioned once
Citizen Tony (2003) (TV Movie)
Referenced by title.
Citizen X (2004) (Short)
Referenced by title, certain themes and camerawork.
RoseBud (2004) (Short)
Referenced by title, certain themes and cinematography.
American Experience: Citizen King (2004) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title and themes.
Phua Chu Kang: Citizen Phua (2004) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
Comic Book: The Movie (2004) (Video)
Citizen Shane (2004)
Referenced by title and certain themes.
Mating Rituals 101 (2004) (Short)
It is mentioned in one scene
The Immoral Mr. Phillips (2004) (Video)
This film is referenced by name.
Keen Eddie: Citizen Cecil (2004) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
Jersey Girl (2004)
Video case is shown in a video store.
Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004)
Memories of various people are explored.
The Sopranos: Rat Pack (2004) (TV Episode)
Carmela's film club talks about this film after watching it.
Sugar Plum (2004) (Short)
Newspaper sequence
Z Channel: A Magnificent Obsession (2004) (TV Movie)
The title is visible in a magazine article.
The Filmmaker and the Labyrinth (2004)
mentioned once
Spider-Man 2 (2004) (Video Game)
When beaten, a bad guy says Rosebud
Citizen Black (2004)
Referenced by title and themes.
Charlie Rose: Episode dated 6 September 2004 (2004) (TV Episode)
Charlie Rose and Frank Darabont mention it.
Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow (2004)
The villain, Dr. Totenkopf's castle is shown in a photograph. The photograph is actually of Kane's castle in the film.
The Libertine (2004)
Bitter account and questioning of a wasted life.
Hide and Creep (2004)
Somebody rents it from the video store
Citizen Stan (2004)
Referenced by title.
The Incredibles (2004)
Newsreel intro.
A Very Long Engagement (2004)
In the scene at the train station, Director Juenet reveals in the commentary that this shot was an homage to the scene just before the opera in Citizen Kane, when all the characters mull all over the place.
Alexander (2004)
When Alexander dies, he looses his beloved ring (a gift from Hephaistion), which falls down just like the bowl containing the snowy landscape reproduction falls off from the hands of Charles Foster Kane in "Citizen Kane" by director Orson Welles. Both ring and bowl were objects which the two protagonists were very fond of, as symbols of (secretly) crucial moments in their lifes.
Citizen Welles (2004) (Short)
Referenced by title, themes and characters.
The Aviator (2004)
Medal of Honor: Pacific Assault (2004) (Video Game)
The radio that is playing during the game menu mentions William Randolph Heart's dislike towards the film, Citizen Kane.
Ciudadano Escobar (2004)
Referenced by title.
Rose and Bud (2004) (Short)
Orson Welles and "Citizen Kane" are homaged.
Stargate SG-1: Citizen Joe (2005) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
The Squid and the Whale (2005)
Walt mentions it.
Film Geek (2005)
DVD is shown in a video store.
Son of the Mask (2005)
Opening scene where camera moves thorugh window on the roof of the museum based on window shot from Citizen Kane
Elephant Shoes (2005)
Alex mentions it.
Brunnen (2005)
Narrator mentions it.
TimeSplitters: Future Perfect (2005) (Video Game)
The main villian's last words are "Rosebud"
Batman Begins (2005)
Multifaceted camera use, effective storytelling rhythm and imaginative mise en scène.
Citizen Brain: Feeding on American Democracy (2005) (Video)
Referenced by title.
Destroy All Humans! (2005) (Video Game)
The level titles are takes on movies. One level was called Citizen Crypto.
Citizen Candy Man: A Chocumentary (2005) (Short)
Referenced by title.
The Exorcism of Emily Rose (2005)
The life of a person is reviewed after passing away.
Sal de Prata (2005)
Poster on the wall of one of the characters' house.
Ban the Sadist Videos! (2005) (Video)
Video case is shown.
The Oprah Winfrey Show: Episode dated 6 October 2005 (2005) (TV Episode)
Oprah tells the film Crash is as good as this classic
Duck Dodgers: Good Duck Hunting/Consumption Overruled (2005) (TV Episode)
An ice cream shop called "Citizen Kone."
48 Hours: Hard Evidence: Citizen Jane (2005) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
Elisabeth (2005) (Video)
A couple's marriage gradually deteriorates as they sit around the breakfast table.
Fun with Dick and Jane (2005)
DVD is shown in a store.
Horror Business (2005) (Video)
Video case is shown.
Making 'Deadwood': Season Two (2005) (TV Short)
mentioned once
Citizen Pinoy (2005) (TV Series)
Referenced by title.
Batman Returns Heroes: Batman (2005) (Video)
Kim Newman mentions it.
The DiCaprio Code (2006) (Short)
Citizen Kane II poster
Ban the Sadist Videos! Part 2 (2006) (Video)
Video case is shown.
Veronica Mars: I Am God (2006) (TV Episode)
"... and Rosebud was just a sled."
Over the Hedge (2006)
When Ozzie the Possum fakes his death in front of the SUV, he calls out "Rosebud" which is a reference to Citizen Kane
Gilmore Girls: Super Cool Party People (2006) (TV Episode)
movie being shown at movie theater
The Sci-Fi Boys (2006)
Tom Hanks mentions it.
The Perfect Home (2006) (TV Mini-Series)
Referenced by name
The Da Vinci Load (2006) (Video)
Orson Welles says he was the genius that directed Citizen Kane/later someone tells him they love that movie
Citizen Ca$h (2006) (Short)
Referenced by title.
Documentos TV: Ciudadano Cheng (2006) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest (2006)
Will asks several people where's Jack and they give him different answers like the reporter who asks different people about Kane
Film Noir: Bringing Darkness to Light (2006) (Video)
Christopher Nolan mentions it.
Entourage: Strange Days (2006) (TV Episode)
Ari mentions it.
The Baby's Room (2006) (TV Movie)
Poster is shown.
Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan (2006)
DVDs being sold in store behind Pamela Anderson
The Dick Cavett Show with Mel Brooks (2006) (TV Special)
Mel Brooks mentions it.
Citizen Duane (2006)
Referenced by title.
Star Stories: David & Victoria: Our Story (2006) (TV Episode)
Narrator mentions it.
The Life and Times of Juniper Lee: Citizen June (2006) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
Film School: Citizen Shaker (2006) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
High Maintenance (2006) (Short)
A couple dines at a distance on a long table.
Going to Pieces: The Rise and Fall of the Slasher Film (2006)
It is mentioned in a newspaper article.
Hard Luck (2006) (Video)
"Rosebud? Like in Citizen Kane?"
My Life as a Teenage Robot: Stage Fright/Never Say Uncle (2006) (TV Episode)
The famous "Rosebud" line is quoted.
Tenacious D in the Pick of Destiny (2006)
Song lyrics in the song P.O.D. played during the end credits
The Simpsons: Treehouse of Horror XVII (2006) (TV Episode)
references quotes from the movie
Love Me Not (2006)
Shots of a snow globe and a big gate.
Citizen Sam (2006)
Referenced by title.
Dreamgirls (2006)
Curtis and Deena's tense dinner on opposite sides of a long table.
The Witches Hammer (2006)
Close-up of a mouth saying "Rosebud".
Citizen Wilma (2006) (Video)
Referenced by title.
Everybody Hates Chris: Everybody Hates Eggs (2007) (TV Episode)
Drew's father talks about this film.
Man in the Chair (2007)
Fictional film making is shown.
Sam and Max: The Mole, the Mob, and the Meatball (2007) (Video Game)
Sam tried Rosebud for the password.
Zodiac (2007)
Editing, lights, shadows, camerawork and plot elements.
Citizen Lambert: Joan of Architecture (2007)
Referenced by title.
The World's Astonishing News!: Citizen Jane (2007) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
Goodbye Rosebud (2007) (Short)
Referenced by title and themes.
Redline (2007)
Variety magazine article mentions a possible remake
Citizen X (2007) (Short)
Referenced by title.
Citizen (2007) (Short)
Referenced by title and certain themes.
Suburban Girl (2007)
mentioned in dialogue
Watching the Detectives (2007)
Mentioned in dialogue between Neil, Lucien and Jonathan.
Citizens K. (2007) (TV Movie)
Referenced by title.
Citizen Nawi (2007)
Referenced by title.
The Cinema Snob: Video Violence (2007) (TV Episode)
Photograph is shown.
Panel Quiz Attack 25: Episode dated 15 July 2007 (2007) (TV Episode)
referenced by name.
The Simpsons Movie (2007)
Deployment of visual resources, epic tone and montage.
Sands of Oblivion (2007) (TV Movie)
mentioned in dialogue
Superbad (2007)
When Evan says to Seth "You're like Orson Welles", Evan compares Welles' early debut in film world to Seth's early sexual experiences. Orson Welles was 25 years old when he made his first film: "Citizen Kane".
Val Lewton: The Man in the Shadows (2007) (TV Movie)
Martin Scorsese mentions it.
Before the Devil Knows You're Dead (2007)
After Gina leaves him, Andy turns his house upside down.
The Sled (2007) (Short)
Referenced by a valuable object that is simultaneously a metaphor.
The Seeker: The Dark Is Rising (2007)
Shots of snow globes falling down steps.
Fighter Pilot (2007) (Short)
Fighter Pilot is set in 1941, and the two lead actors make references to "Citizen Kane" in mid discussion.
American Masters: Good Ol' Charles Schulz (2007) (TV Episode)
Schulz watched Citizen Kane up to 40 times
Futurama: Bender's Big Score (2007) (Video)
The famous sled appears among valuable objects.
Rifftrax: The Star Wars Holiday Special (2007)
Bill: "It's his treasured long lost childhood toy, RoseBantha. (whispers) RoseBantha..."
Snowglobe (2007) (TV Movie)
Referenced by title and certain themes.
Cinematic Titanic: The Oozing Skull (2007) (Video)
Frank: "I'm Charles Foster Kane W. Lynn Gettys!"
Ciudadano Kien (2007) (TV Special)
Referenced by title.
Citizen Smith (2008) (TV Series)
Referenced by title.
Be Kind Rewind (2008)
Alma mentions it.
Citizen Havel (2008)
Referenced by title ("Citizen Havel") and certain themes.
The Emperor's New School: Citizen Kronk/The Pajama Llama Dilemma (2008) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
Empty: Ghosties (2008) (TV Episode)
"Citizen Kane there."
What Happens in Vegas (2008)
Jack said he saw this movie on TV a few days ago
Synecdoche, New York (2008)
A man embarks on ambitious but unsatisfactory projects.
JCVD (2008)
Mentioned once.
Edna bricht aus (2008) (Video Game)
Edna upon seeing a snow shovel - "Let me guess, you belonged to Citizen Kane".
The Citizen Core (2008) (Short)
Referenced by title, certain themes and camerawork.
Weeds: The Whole Blah Damn Thing (2008) (TV Episode)
Andy jokes that maybe "Kill me" is Bubbie's sled (which were the last words she says)
The Dark Knight (2008)
Director Christopher Nolan screened it for the cast and crew before the start of shooting.
Citizen Kate (2008) (TV Series)
Referenced by title and themes.
First Class: Citizen Gay (2008) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
Me and Orson Welles (2008)
Multiple references to Orson Welles' life and "Citizen Kane".
Merci Qui?: Citizen Kane (2008) (TV Episode)
It is mentioned and discussed. Also, poster and photographs are shown.
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #7.19 (2008) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $4,000 question
Nostalgia Critic: Kazaam (2008) (TV Episode)
The Critic wishes Kazaam never existed and then subsequently ends up bashing this movie by mistake.
On the Up: Citizen Christian (2008) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
Dancing with the Stars: Episode #8.7 (2008) (TV Episode)
Sonia mentions it.
Billable Hours: Citizen Clark (2008) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
CollegeHumor Originals: Ignored Netflix Movies Fight Back (2008) (TV Episode)
Kane comes alive to complain about the movie being ignored.
El diario de Agustín (2008)
Portrait of a tyrannical journalism entrepreneur, his reiterated abuses of power and his manipulation of information and the mass media.
Citizen Pratt (2008) (Video)
Referenced by title and some themes.
The Making of 'The Day the Earth Stood Still' (2008) (Video)
Steven Jay Rubin discusses Bernard Herrmann's score
A Matter of Loaf and Death (2008) (Short)
Gromit has a poster for "Citizen Canine" on his wall.
The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008)
Multiple references to it.
Hollywood Mouth (2008)
Quoted.
Citizen 3.0 (2008)
Referenced by title and some themes.
Citizen Lee (2008) (Short)
Referenced by title.
Citizen King (2008)
Referenced by title, themes and characters.
Shelldon: Citizen Clam (2008) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
500 Days of Summer (2009)
DVD is shown in a video store.
Citizen versus Kane (2009) (Short)
Referenced by title and themes.
Bum Reviews: Citizen Kane (2009) (TV Episode)
It is mentioned and discussed.
Saturday Night Live: Alec Baldwin/Jonas Brothers (2009) (TV Episode)
Alec Baldwin poses as Charles Foster Kane in a photograph.
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Echelon Conspiracy/Street Fighter: The Legend of Chun Li/Crossing Over (2009) (TV Episode)
Brett says there is yet to be a Citizen Kane of Video Game movies
The Haunting in Connecticut (2009)
Flashback structure and an enigma around a death.
Citizen McCaw (2009)
Referenced by title and themes.
Citizen Oketch (2009)
Referenced by title.
RiffTrax Live: Plan 9 from Outer Space (2009)
Plan 9 from Outer Space was referred to as the Citizen Kane of bad movies.
Citizen Jane (2009) (TV Movie)
Referenced by title, some themes and characters.
Hugh Hefner: Playboy, Activist and Rebel (2009)
reference to Hefner's "Rosebud"
Micmacs (2009)
DVD is shown in a video store.
Trailer Failure: Jennifer's Body, Inception, Ninja Assassin, Power & Astro Boy (2009) (TV Episode)
suggests an alternate title for this film
Jeopardy!: Episode #26.6 (2009) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $400 clue in the category "Produce"
Fame (2009)
Poster is shown.
Beirut, I Love You (I Love You Not) (2009) (Short)
The succession of the 5 shots showing the evolution of the relationship are a tribute to "Citizen Kane".
Community: Introduction to Film (2009) (TV Episode)
Jeff says that Abed's film is "not exactly 'Citizen Kane.'"
Cinemassacre's Monster Madness: King Kong (2009) (TV Episode)
James mentions it.
Fantastic Mr. Fox (2009)
Bean smashes all of his surroundings when hearing that the Foxes have "taken everything"
A Christmas Carol (2009)
The sleigh the little boy is dragging at the beginning and end of the film appears to have "Rosebud" painted on it.
Nostalgia Critic: A Tribute to Siskel and Ebert (2009) (TV Episode)
The Nostalgia Critic mentions that this is Roger Ebert's favorite movie.
Trailer Failure: Clash of the Titans, Kick-Ass, and Prince of Persia (2009) (TV Episode)
suggests a redundant tagline
Runaway, a Twist of Fate (2009) (Video Game)
Mentioned in game dialogue
O.W. Kenosha (2009) (Video)
Multiple references to Orson Welles and "Citizen Kane".
Miranda: Excuse (2009) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue.
Prep & Landing (2009) (TV Movie)
santas sleigh is named Rosebud
The Cinema Snob: Troll 2 (2009) (TV Episode)
Snob calls Grandpa Seth "Citizen Grandpa".
All's Welles That Ends Welles (2009) (Short)
Mentioned by characters
It Felt Like a Kiss (2009)
film mentioned
Saturday Night Live: Charles Barkley/Alicia Keys (2010) (TV Episode)
A still from this movie is seen on the wall of the "Reel Quotes" game show.
Jeopardy!: Episode #26.87 (2010) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $1,000 clue in the category "Unreal Estate"
Clang Invasion: A Kung Fu Star Is Born/Citizen Lame (2010) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief (2010)
When they enter the underworld one of the items that floats by is a red sled, no doubt meant to be Rosebud given the speech from Charon (the boatman) at the time.
Phineas and Ferb: The Beak (2010) (TV Episode)
Dr. Doofenshmirtz's "Doof" poster resembles the poster of Charles Foster Kane from "Citizen Kane."
Udo Proksch: Out of Control (2010)
Proksch's last present from prison was a miniature sled with the inscription 'Rosebud'.
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #18.15 (2010) (TV Episode)
Jay calls "Hot Tub Time Machine" the "Citizen Kane" of hot tub movies
Black and White (2010)
Tuncel Kurtiz talks about some scenes of Citizen Kane.
30 Rock: Argus (2010) (TV Episode)
Jack hopes that what Don Geiss left him in his will is a memento such as Geiss's dearly held boyhood sled
K Citizen (2010) (Short)
Referenced by title and certain themes.
Brief Film Reviews: My DVD/Blu-Ray Collection (2010) (TV Episode)
DVD is shown.
Kane (2010) (Short)
Referenced by title, themes and characters.
Citizen Mayor (2010)
Referenced by title and some themes.
Inception (2010)
Image of a person multiplied in a large mirror.
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #18.95 (2010) (TV Episode)
Eva Mendes mentions it.
Herschell Gordon Lewis: The Godfather of Gore (2010) (Video)
Poster is shown.
The Cinema Snob: Caligula: Part I (2010) (TV Episode)
Photograph is shown.
Entourage: Porn Scenes from an Italian Restaurant (2010) (TV Episode)
Poster is shown in a bowling alley ("Quarto potere").
Video Nasties: Moral Panic, Censorship & Videotape (2010)
DVD and video case are shown.
Citizen Zombie (2010) (Short)
Referenced by title.
Mr. Plinkett's Star Trek 2009 Review (2010)
A recognizable title that'll add a lot of financial security to its project.
Variations on a High School Romance (2010)
Frequent low angles and black & white photography.
Casino Jack (2010)
The film's title is written on Jack's blackboard when he is seen teaching a screenwriting class in prison.
Cartoon Corner: It's the Girl in the Red Truck Charlie Brown Review (2010) (TV Episode)
Whyboy pulls up a quote from Charles Schulz saying he wanted It's the Girl in the Red Truck, Charlie Brown to be like the Peanuts version of this film.
The Office: Nepotism (2010) (TV Episode)
Luke lists "Citizen Kane" and "The Boondock Saints" as his favorite movies.
The Social Network (2010)
The film's depiction of a media mogul and the character Erica Albright is similar to "Rosebud".
Fringe: The Box (2010) (TV Episode)
reference to Rosebud
Richard Roeper & the Movies: The Social Network (2010) (TV Episode)
Roeper calls 'The Social Network' the Citizen Kane of social networking movies
Citizen K.O. (2010) (Short)
Referenced by title.
A History of Horror with Mark Gatiss: Frankenstein Goes to Hollywood (2010) (TV Episode)
The film is mentioned as having been a flop which lost RKO money.
The Cinema Snob: Dolemite (2010) (TV Episode)
"Rule #1: Your favorite movie is Citizen Kane."
Ciudadano Negrín (2010)
Referenced by title.
Ciudadano X: La caída del comando Madrid (2010) (TV Movie)
Referenced by title.
MPTV Fund Host an Evening on 'Me and Orson Welles' (2010) (Video)
This Orson Welles film is referred to by Norman Lloyd.
Beyond the Black Rainbow (2010)
Use of low-angle ceiling shots.
Amateur (2010) (Short)
Poster is shown.
JonTron: Top 10 Most Overrated Games of All Time (2010) (TV Episode)
Jon mentions an article that calls Metroid Prime "the Citizen Kane of gaming."
Corman's World: Exploits of a Hollywood Rebel (2011)
It is mentioned in a newspaper article.
The 83rd Annual Academy Awards (2011) (TV Special)
Steven Spielberg mentions it.
Conan: The Double-Fudging of Vanessa Del Rio (2011) (TV Episode)
Conan talks about this film.
NCIS: One Last Score (2011) (TV Episode)
DiNozzo and Ziva allude to it.
The Cinema Snob: Night Trap (2011) (TV Episode)
"...the extended Citizen Kane..."
Blacktino (2011)
Charlotte Foster Jane is named after Charles Foster Kane
Archer: Placebo Effect (2011) (TV Episode)
ISIS employees suggest "Citizen Dickbag" as a new name of Sterling's film.
Back to the Future: The Game - Episode 3, Citizen Brown (2011) (Video Game)
Referenced by title.
Mortal Kombat (2011) (Video Game)
Johnny Cage mentions his movie "Citizen Cage"
Ebert Presents: At the Movies: Episode #1.15 (2011) (TV Episode)
Christy says "Prom" is like "Citizen Kane" for 12-year-old girls
Xanadu (2011) (TV Series)
Referenced by title and certain themes.
El último magnate (2011)
Similar character and approach in bio.
Saturday Night Live: Tina Fey/Ellie Goulding (2011) (TV Episode)
Referenced by Donald Trump (Darrell Hammond) in the Republican candidates' debate
The Artist (2011)
The breakfast scene, showing the breakdown of the marriage, is a direct tribute to "Citizen Kane".
Citizen Jia Li (2011)
Referenced by title and some themes.
Tommy Explains It All: Citizen Kane (2011) (TV Episode)
Tommy Wiseau talks about this film.
Midnight Screenings: X-Men: First Class (2011) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue.
Brows Held High: Sweet Movie (2011) (TV Episode)
mentions the film in passing when hearing the term "Rosebud"
The Nostalgia Teen: Top 11 Animated Movies (2011) (TV Episode)
"The Citizen Kanes and Schindler's Lists..."
Days of Our Lives: Episode #1.11621 (2011) (TV Episode)
Kinsey mentions it.
Citizen X (2011) (TV Series)
Referenced by title.
The Deadpool Series: Fan Films: Citizen Deadpool (2011) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
The Cinema Snob: Hitler: Dead or Alive (2011) (TV Episode)
The Snob is overjoyed to hear the name "Rosebud".
Chillerama (2011)
Orson Welles and "Citizen Kane" are referenced.
Suits: Dog Fight (2011) (TV Episode)
In a list of movies Mike asks Rachel if she has seen.
Citizen Gangster (2011)
Referenced by title ("Citizen Gangster") and certain themes.
The Cinema Snob: The Sinful Dwarf (2011) (TV Episode)
Snob regards its plot as one of the best ever
Lord Arthur Savile's Crime (2011) (Short)
Newspaper article: "Candidate Kane caught in love nest with 'singer'".
A Night at the Movies: The Horrors of Stephen King (2011) (TV Movie)
Stephen King discusses films he would like to watch if stuck on a deserted island
The Office: Garden Party (2011) (TV Episode)
Darryl and Oscar argue about what Rosebud signifies in "Citizen Kane"
Boss (2011) (TV Series)
Tom Kane is basically inspired by Charles Foster Kane.
The Cinema Snob: Homoti (2011) (TV Episode)
"Makes Badi look like Citizen Kane."
Boss: Slip (2011) (TV Episode)
Sam Miller mentions it.
American Masters: Woody Allen: A Documentary (2011) (TV Episode)
News article compares Orson WElles' Oscar nominations with Allen's on "Annie Hall"
Parks and Recreation: Citizen Knope (2011) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
The Grey (2011)
Chiaroscuro lighting, use of memories and internal conflicts.
Mad: FROST/Undercover Claus (2011) (TV Episode)
The sleigh from this movie appears in the cargo of the airplane in FROST.
Disneycember: The Rescuers Down Under (2011) (TV Episode)
It's mentioned.
Citizen 101 (2011)
Referenced by title and some themes.
Citizen 54 (2011) (Short)
Referenced by title.
Orson Welles's the Other Side of the Wind: A Film by Orson Welles (2011) (Short)
Gregg Toland, who famously collaborated with Welles on the revolutionary Citizen Kane, makes an appearance.
Citizen Kane and Zombies (2011) (Short)
Referenced by title.
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #20.64 (2012) (TV Episode)
Jay mentions that Orson Welles' Oscar for the film has been sold
Rose Bed (2012) (Short)
Referenced by title, images and themes.
General Hospital: Episode #1.12497 (2012) (TV Episode)
Spinelli's "Rosebud" comment
The Short Films of Tellef Johnson (2012) (Video)
Newsreel introduction.
Ninja the Mission Force: Citizen Ninja (2012) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title, certain themes and characters.
The Office: Last Day in Florida (2012) (TV Episode)
Included on Andy's whiteboard of possible items inside Dwight's treasure chest is the phrase "Rosebud-type scenario."
RiffTrax: Curse of Bigfoot (2012)
"You stopped it at the best part!" "You get the idea." Mike: "But you said the same thing after showing the first five minutes of 'Citizen Kane'!"
Chelsea Lately: Episode #6.81 (2012) (TV Episode)
David Hasselhoff mentions it.
Atop the Fourth Wall: Battle for Bludhaven #3-4 (2012) (TV Episode)
Linkara refers to "Watchmen" as the "Citizen Kane of comic books".
End Roll (2012)
Photograph of Orson Welles with Joseph Cotten is shown.
The Dark Knight Rises (2012)
Rise, fall, grief and attempt to start over.
Powerhouse: Citizen Cane (2012) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
Bunheads: Blank Up, It's Time (2012) (TV Episode)
Conor: "So, that's your Rosebud."
The L.A. Complex: Be a Man (2012) (TV Episode)
Raquel mentions it.
Breaking Bad: Say My Name (2012) (TV Episode)
Walter and Skyler sitting at a table.
Citizen Khan (2012) (TV Series)
Referenced by title.
The Master (2012)
The film's loose depiction of L. Ron Hubbard is reminiscent of Citizen Kane's depiction of William Randolph Hearst.
Nostalgia Critic: To Boldly Flee: Part VII (2012) (TV Episode)
"Somewhere out there, a film student is finding out what Rosebud means for the first time."
Nostalgia Critic: To Boldly Flee: Part VIII (2012) (TV Episode)
"That wasn't exactly Citizen Kane, kid. "
Salvados: Ciudadano Klínex (2012) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
Hot Set: Crash Landed Astronaut (2012) (TV Episode)
title mentioned
The Cinema Snob Movie (2012) (Video)
Referenced in dialogue
Citizen Hearst (2012)
Referenced by title, themes and characters.
The Cinema Snob: Karate Girl (2012) (TV Episode)
"...unless it involves Charles Foster Kane dying."
Flight (2012)
An daring man confronted with his vulnerabilities.
To Boldly Flee (2012) (Video)
Master Oan uses this as an example of great art for Luke.
Obcan K. (2012)
Referenced by title.
The Screenwriter (2012) (Short)
Greg mentions it. Also, poster is shown on Belvedere's wall.
The Days Inbetween (2012)
In the cinema storyline, a customer complains about a film that was "wrongly" projected in black and white. The projectionist says the film is from the 1940s, and generally considered the greatest of all time. The customer complains about the lack of action in the film, to which the Projectionist replies that he will let Orson Welles know.
Spy: Codename: Citizen Lame (2012) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
Atop the Fourth Wall: Superman's Christmas Adventure (2012) (TV Episode)
Ridiculing the villains' implausible attempts at destroying Christmas, Linkara remarks, "Were you separated from your beloved childhood sled?"
Supernatural: Citizen Fang (2012) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
Go Scratch: A Dreamer's Documentary (2012) (Short)
Tori mentions that Orson Welles was twenty-five when he made "Citizen Kane"
The Citizen: Better (2012) (Short)
Referenced by title and certain themes.
Citizen Shame (2012) (Short)
Referenced by title.
Citizen Zero (2012) (Short)
Referenced by title.
Citizen Jane (2012) (Short)
Referenced by title.
In Confidence: Michael Winner (2012) (TV Episode)
Michael Winner mentions it.
The Dirties (2013)
DVD is shown in Matt's room.
Citizen Koch (2013)
Referenced by title.
Nostalgia Critic: To Boldly Flee: DVD (2013) (TV Episode)
Executor doesn't regard Whose Line is it Anyway to be Citizen Kane.
Cute Girl Movie Review: Citizen Kane (2013) (TV Episode)
Cute Girl talks about this film.
John Ford et Monument Valley (2013)
Peter Cowie mentions Orson Welles and "Citizen Kane".
The Cinema Snob: I Spit on Your Grave: Part 1 (2013) (TV Episode)
Photograph is shown.
Anime Abandon: Macross Plus: Part I (2013) (TV Episode)
"Film has Citizen Kane."
Ciudadano Buelna (2013)
Referenced by title and certain screenplay elements.
Birdemic 2: The Resurrection (2013)
Mentioned in dialogue
Citizen Noir (2013) (Short)
Referenced by title.
I-Witness: Citizen Pinoy (2013) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
Citizen 'Caine (2013) (Short)
Referenced by title.
The Conjuring (2013)
Certain plot structure elements, elaboration of frames and camerawork.
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 4 July 2013 (2013) (TV Episode)
Ryan Ruocco reads Entertainment Weekly's 2013 list of top 10 greatest movies
Alan Partridge (2013)
Referenced in dialogue as a great movie
Futurama: Calculon 2.0 (2013) (TV Episode)
"Rosebud."
Comedy Bang! Bang!: Anna Kendrick Wears a Patterned Blouse & Burgundy Pants (2013) (TV Episode)
A movie is described as '"Citizen Kane" meets "The Godfather"'
The Canyons (2013)
Poster is shown in a video store.
Cinematic Excrement: Superman IV (2013) (TV Episode)
Smeghead calls Man of Steel this movie when compared to Superman IV.
Xanadu (2013)
Referenced by title and themes.
Dean Norris Spoils Everything Else (2013) (Short)
Dean Norris mentions it.
Citizen Marc (2013)
Referenced by title and certain themes.
Brooklyn Nine-Nine: Pilot (2013) (TV Episode)
Rosa Diaz mentions it.
Grand Piano (2013)
Charles Foster Kane mentioned
Nostalgia Critic: Is the Big Lebowski a Masterpiece? (2013) (TV Episode)
is often compared to Big Lebowski in terms of cinematic perfection
Saturday Night Live: Tina Fey/Arcade Fire (2013) (TV Episode)
Referenced in a graphic shown on "Cinema Classics"
Ciudadano Villanueva (2013) (TV Movie)
Referenced by title.
American Experience: War of the Worlds (2013) (TV Episode)
It is mentioned and discussed. Also, photographs are shown.
JonTron: Goosebumps: Part 2 (2013) (TV Episode)
Jon says that the last two episodes he reviewed were Citizen Kane and Casablanca compared to Ghost Beach.
The Vampire Diaries: Handle with Care (2013) (TV Episode)
Referenced in dialogue
Torres y Reyes: Ciudadano App (2013) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
Videoclub (2013)
Video case is shown.
Nostalgia Critic: Man of Steel (2013) (TV Episode)
"I'll claim it's Citizen Kane so long as I don't have to watch anymore of this dark unpleasantness. It'll probably please half the angry fanboys, too."
Twisted: The Untold Story of a Royal Vizier (2013) (TV Movie)
One of the many films the Djinn quotes.
El Ciudadano Kramer (2013)
Referenced by title.
The Wolf of Wall Street (2013)
Celebration with a marching band.
The Simpsons: White Christmas Blues (2013) (TV Episode)
"Citizen Cane" DVD
Citizen Lane (2013)
Referenced by title and certain themes.
Ciudadano Torralba Redux (2013) (Short)
Referenced by title.
Dinosaur 13 (2014)
Crating of the dinosaur, Tyrannosaurus Sue, is compared to the crating of things in Citizen Kane.
Le système de Ponzi (2014) (TV Movie)
Plot and filming.
Phelous & the Movies: Birdemic 2: The Resurrection (2014) (TV Episode)
The movie is mentioned.
Saturday Night Live: Jim Parsons/Beck (2014) (TV Episode)
Reviewed by Jebediah Atkinson on Weekend Update
Video Nasties: Draconian Days (2014)
DVD and video case are shown.
Muppets Most Wanted (2014)
mentioned in the reviews for the Madrid show
Rick and Morty: Rixty Minutes (2014) (TV Episode)
Rick mentions this film.
Citizen Cone (2014) (Short)
Referenced by title.
Citizen Wayne (2014) (Short)
Referenced by title.
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 1 April 2014 (2014) (TV Episode)
title mentioned
Jeopardy!: Battle of the Decades: 2000s Game 2 (2014) (TV Episode)
Correct response in "Mankiewiczes at the Movies" for $400
The Pornographer (2014) (Video)
Movie poster displayed
Na plovárne: Na plovárne s Paulem Gravettem (2014) (TV Episode)
Paul Gravett mentions it.
CitizenM: Swan Song (2014) (Short)
Referenced by title.
Archer: Archer Vice: Palace Intrigue: Part II (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue.
Hamlet A.D.D. (2014)
The opening scene and end scene is an homage to this earlier movie
TCM: Twenty Classic Moments (2014) (TV Movie)
Frank Mankiewicz talks about this film. Also, photographs are shown.
16mm: The Continuing Story of Ssgt. Raymond Shaw (2014) (Short)
Jake Kimble mentions Xanadu and Charles Foster Kane in his dramatic reveal speech.
Murder of a Cat (2014)
Video case is shown in Clinton's house.
Citizen Kid (2014) (TV Series)
Referenced by title.
Atop the Fourth Wall: Batman: Jazz #2 (2014) (TV Episode)
"It's another Citizen Kane-esque recounting of Byrd..."
Comedy Sketch TV Time, Okay?: Citizenfour (2014) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
Drunk History: Hollywood (2014) (TV Episode)
Multiple references to Orson Welles and "Citizen Kane".
BoJack Horseman: Horse Majeure (2014) (TV Episode)
BoJack asks Diane if she wants to know what his Rosebud is.
Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)
Questionings of a man as a public figure.
While We're Young (2014)
Josh references this as one extreme of Jamie's taste
Bloopers, Outtakes, and Stuff: The Screenwriter Part III (2014) (TV Episode)
Poster is shown.
What Went Down: Citizen Fail (2014) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
Yvone Kane (2014)
Referenced by title and themes.
Citizen Bonzo (2014) (Short)
Referenced by title.
Citizenfour (2014)
Referenced by title.
Studio C: Episode #5.2 (2014) (TV Episode)
Rosebud the sled appears in the "The Money Song."
Citizen Jane (2014) (Short)
Referenced by title.
Citizen Vader (2014) (Short)
Credits: "Respectfully dedicated to the work of Orson Welles".
Rob Cantor: Shia LaBeouf Live (2014) (Video)
The final shot of the video references Kane applauding his opera singer girlfriend.
Citizen Kat (2014) (Short)
Referenced by title.
Animation Lookback: The Best of Stop Motion - Ray Harryhausen 1/2 (2014) (TV Episode)
Bernard Herrmann, the composer of The 7th Voyage of Sinbad, also composed music for this film.
Encounters (2014)
Technical aspects, low shots and contrasts of lights and darkness.
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Kevin Spacey/Olivia Munn/The Lucas Brothers (2014) (TV Episode)
The Lucas Brothers call Space Jam the "Citizen Kane of Michael Jordan movies"
Previously Recorded: Zelda II - The Adventure of Link (2014) (TV Episode)
title is mentioned
Hollywood Mouth 2 (2014)
Poster is shown.
Model Citizen (2014) (TV Short)
Referenced by title and certain themes.
Citizen's Band (2014) (Short)
Referenced by title.
The Comix Scrutinizer: The Adventures of Huckleberry Ann (2015) (TV Episode)
"a couple of steps forward with lesbian porn isn't going to turn DOG FUCKER into CITIZEN KANE. "
The Wolfpack (2015)
Citizen Kane is mentioned as one of their DVDs and they add that most people think this is the best movie ever
Sleepy Hollow: Awakening (2015) (TV Episode)
"Rosebud" comment
Roman Citizen (2015)
Referenced by title and certain plot details.
The Oscars (2015) (TV Special)
Title is referenced in the opening theme "Moving Pictures"
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 2 March 2015 (2015) (TV Episode)
Mike Greenberg talks about this film.
Justified: Dark as a Dungeon (2015) (TV Episode)
Arlo mentions "Rosebud"
Steve Jobs: The Man in the Machine (2015)
Filmmaker Alex Gibney intentionally structured this documentary like Citizen Kane and considered titling it Citizen Jobs.
Impractical Jokers: Damned If You Do (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in Dialogue.
Carry on Forever: Episode #1.1 (2015) (TV Episode)
Poster is shown in a cinema.
Carry on Forever: Episode #1.2 (2015) (TV Episode)
Poster is shown in a cinema.
Transformers: The Movie, The Parody (2015) (Short)
Quoted
Calling Dr. Pol: Citizen Charles (2015) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
Citizen Insane (2015) (Short)
Referenced by title.
Who Killed Charles Foster? (2015)
Referenced by title, certain themes and characters.
Overdose: Death of a Punk Rocker (2015)
Brad thinks the word "Rosebud" before he dies.
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 2 August 2015 (2015) (TV Episode)
Mike says that Mission Impossible - Rogue Nation (2015) is "not Citizen Kane", but enjoyable
El ciudadano nerd (2015) (Short)
Referenced by title.
Citizen Mars (2015) (TV Series)
Referenced by title.
Trumbo (2015)
Storyline pieces, characters' psychology and multiple themes.
The Luigi0730 Sequel (2015)
Toad says "rosebud."
Me and Kaminski (2015)
The movie starts with a newsreel documentary in the style of the beginning of Citizen Kane
Citizen Carly (2015)
Referenced by title.
Countdown: Episode #73.62 (2015) (TV Episode)
Nick mentions it.
Ciudadano Piria (2015)
Referenced by title and certain screenplay elements.
The Ex-PM: Arrival (2015) (TV Episode)
Andrew Dugdale (Shaun Micallef) finds a snow globe and remembers 'Rosebud' (actually a town in Australia).
Cinemassacre's Monster Madness: Shaun of the Dead (2015) (TV Episode)
"It's like trying to be the Citizen Kane of zombie films."
Citizen Aim (2015) (Short)
Referenced by title.
American Castle: The Secret World of William Randolph Hearst (2015) (Video)
Multiple references to Orson Welles and "Citizen Kane".
Rebel Citizen (2015)
Referenced by title and some themes.
Inside the Tower (2015) (Video)
Poster is shown.
Film 2017: Episode #44.9 (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Robbie Collin when reviewing Steve Jobs (2015)
Citizien Khodorkovsky (2015)
Referenced by title.
The Hateful Eight (2015)
Marquis Warren shows a letter from Abraham Lincoln and a big ray of light falls on it.
Joy (2015)
Cited by director David O. Russell as influence.
Citizen Trump (2015) (TV Movie)
Referenced by title.
Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee: Just Tell Him You're the President (2015) (TV Episode)
Barack Obama mentions it.
Citizen Ruby (2015) (Short)
Referenced by title and certain themes.
Unforgettable: The Return of Eddie (2016) (TV Episode)
Denny calls the last words of the photographer just the Rosebud kind of thing from Citizen Kane
Endeavour: Ride (2016) (TV Episode)
When Morse jokingly describes Bixby's art collection as "the loot of the world", he is quoting a famous line from the "News On The March" sequence in "Citizen Kane".
Travel Man: 48 Hours in...: Vienna (2016) (TV Episode)
Richard is such a fan that he tries to steal the snow globe with the model of Kane's house from the movie.
Face Off: Child's Play (2016) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned
Deadpool (2016)
Use of flashback and agile visual work and montage.
Christine (2016)
Camerawork, montage and characters' existential conflicts.
Room Full of Spoons (2016)
Title is referenced
The Chase Australia: Episode #2.2 (2016) (TV Episode)
The Chaser mentions that Citizen Kane was modelled on William Randolph Hearst after his granddaughter Patty is revealed as the correct answer to a question asked when he and Lisa go head to head.
Citizen Kate (2016) (TV Movie)
Referenced by title.
The Cinema Snob: The Oogieloves in the Big Balloon Adventure (2016) (TV Episode)
A character is named "Rosalie Rosebud" and he mentions the sled.
Billions: Short Squeeze (2016) (TV Episode)
"Citizen Kane" and his main character are mentioned.
Donald Trump's The Art of the Deal: The Movie (2016) (TV Movie)
Merv Griffin adviced Trump to watch this movie
Billions: The Good Life (2016) (TV Episode)
This film is referred to several times and is quoted in conversations. Bobby Axelrod watches this film in his screening room.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Movie Leaks (2016) (TV Episode)
The script for 'Citizen Kane' getting leaked is #4.
Zoolaplex: Citizen Drake (2016) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016)
Thomas Wayne''s last word before he dies is "Martha" in the same exact shot like Charles''s last word for "Rosebud".
Everything Wrong with...: Everything Wrong with Troll 2 in 19 Minutes or Less (2016) (TV Episode)
"I've been so preoccupied trying to figure out whether this movie is better than The Godfather, or Citizen Kane, or The Oogieloves in the Big Balloon Adventure".
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 6 May 2016 (2016) (TV Episode)
Mike Greenberg reads from RottenTomatoes.com's list of top movies
The Conjuring 2 (2016)
Long shots through windows.
Matthew L Sparks Show: Citizen Sparks (2016) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
David Shire: The Sound of the City (2016) (Video)
Mentioned.
Animals Unleashed: Citizen Cat (2016) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
The Question Jury: Episode #1.5 (2016) (TV Episode)
Anushka mentions it.
Mr. Robot: eps2.2_init_1.asec (2016) (TV Episode)
Torrented copy of the film seen on Elliot's computer.
Citizen Soldier (2016)
Referenced by title and certain themes.
Cash Trapped: Episode #1.5 (2016) (TV Episode)
Question subject.
Cold Shower 2: The Bespattering (2016) (Short)
Extreme close-up of a mouth.
The Distinguished Citizen (2016)
Referenced by title, certain structural elements and themes.
Citizen Jane: Battle for the City (2016)
Referenced by title.
Citizen Next (2016) (Short)
Referenced by title.
Animals Unleashed: Citizenfur (2016) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
Cinemassacre's Monster Madness: The Wicker Man (2016) (TV Episode)
"So is this Citizen Kane of horror movies all it's cracked up to be?"
Late Night with Seth Meyers: Lena Dunham/Nick Kroll & John Mulaney/Thaddeus Dixon - Corey Glover - Vernon Reid (2016) (TV Episode)
In the segment A Closer Look, Seth refers to the sled
The Lost City of Z (2016)
The shot of Percy Fawcett's face in the window at the beginning closely resembles the shot of Kane's reflection in the mirrors.
Fresh Off the Boat: Citizen Jessica (2016) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 3 November 2016 (2016) (TV Episode)
Mike Greenberg mentions it.
The Last Man on Earth: The Power of Power (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Tandy during his long table dinner with Carol.
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (2016)
Henry Shaw makes a speech and has large poster of himself for president in the background.
Everything's OK: Citizen Cha Cha (2016) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title and certain characters.
Everything's OK: Citizen Who? (2016) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title and certain characters.
Model Citizen (2016) (TV Series)
Referenced by title and some themes.
Citizen Jones (2016) (Short)
Referenced by title and certain themes.
A Series of Unfortunate Events: The Reptile Room: Part One (2017) (TV Episode)
Count Olaf mentions it.
Honest Trailers: Space Jam (2017) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by narrator
Citizen Schein (2017)
Referenced by title and certain themes
Caddicarus: The Spleenies: SHAME TIME (2017) (TV Episode)
Caddy call Teletubbies "Citizen Kane compared to the Tweenies", followed by a edited image of Tinky-Winky innerted into a picture of the film.
Citizen Love (2017) (TV Movie)
Referenced by title and certain themes.
Nostalgia Critic Real Thoughts: The Grinch (2017) (TV Episode)
Rob mimics the people defending The Grinch is meant to be like this film's level of good.
PWN: Best of 2016: PWN #12 (2017) (TV Episode)
Title is mentioned, Poster is shown
NCIS: What Lies Above (2017) (TV Episode)
McGee mentions it.
Bob's Burgers: Like Gene for Chocolate (2017) (TV Episode)
Citizen Kale burger on Burger of the Day board.
Bones: The Final Chapter: The Radioactive Panthers in the Party (2017) (TV Episode)
After first getting Orson Welles' name wrong Linda Martin says: "This movie was all Ronny could think about. It was going to be his 'Citizen Crane'."
Life (2017)
Diversity of shots, angles, lights and shadows.
Jordan Hates the Writing (2017) (Short)
Title is referenced
For Peete's Sake: Citizen Peete (2017) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Return: Starcrash (2017) (TV Episode)
Tom: "Rosebud!"
Red vs. Blue: Chorus Lessons (2017) (TV Episode)
after Jax is shot, he whispers "Rosebud"
The Meyerowitz Stories (2017)
A VHS of the film is seen.
The Book of Henry (2017)
The shot of the titular book burning is a visual reference to Citizen Kane (1941), which director Colin Trevorrow considers "a true classic."
Citizen Fox (2017) (TV Mini-Series)
Referenced by title.
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 28 August 2017 (2017) (TV Episode)
Mike Greenberg mentions it.
Circus Kane (2017)
Referenced by title.
The Disaster Artist (2017)
A somewhat mysterious individual seeks his personal fulfillment.
We Bare Bears: Citizen Tabes (2017) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
The Ben Shapiro Show: On to Tax Cuts! (2017) (TV Episode)
Ben quotes the New York Times obit for Hugh Hefner, which mentions the title character of this movie.
Bring Me the Head of Antonio Mayans (2017) (Short)
Mentioned by one of the characters.
Trump: An American Dream: Citizen Trump (2017) (TV Episode)
Discussed by Donald.
Linnan juhlat (2017) (TV Movie)
A sled with 'Rosebud' written on the back.
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: James Franco/Niall Horan (2017) (TV Episode)
James Franco describes The Room (2003) as the "Citizen Kane of bad movies"
Talking Pictures: Barry Norman (2017) (TV Episode)
Mentioned, poster shown.
Waiting for Ishtar (2017)
It's mentioned.
Kids Do the Craziest Things: Citizen Kid (2017) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
The Simpsons: Frink Gets Testy (2018) (TV Episode)
Referenced by Orson Welles
A Futile and Stupid Gesture (2018)
Doug says he wants to make an epic movie "kind of Gone with the Wind meets Citizen Kane".
De slimste mens ter wereld: Episode #11.28 (2018) (TV Episode)
Photograph is shown.
One Day at a Time: Citizen Lydia (2018) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
Citizen Rose (2018) (TV Series)
Referenced by title.
RuPaul's Drag Race All Stars: The Bitchelor (2018) (TV Episode)
In her pre-challenge video, RuPaul whispers: "Rosebud."
Isle of Dogs (2018)
The giant posters of Mayor Kobayashi and the re-election sequences visually reference Charles Foster Kane's political campaign scenes.
Citizen Xenos (2018)
Referenced by title and some themes.
Studio C: Episode #8.15 (2018) (TV Episode)
Aaron (whispering): "Rosebud!"
Citizen Jake (2018)
Referenced by title and certain themes.
Ready Player One (2018)
"Rosebud" is mentioned
Timeless: Hollywoodland (2018) (TV Episode)
The movie and the controversy around its production are mentioned.
Scorpion: Foul Balls (2018) (TV Episode)
Carson says his film of the game against Scorpion will be his Citizen Kane.
Citizen K (2018) (TV Movie)
Referenced by title.
Citizen Jones (2018)
Referenced by title.
Citizen Lane (2018)
Referenced by title.
Warski Live: Warski and Jay Dyer: Guest - Styx (2018) (TV Episode)
Jay Dyer talks about Roger Ebert's commentary on the DVD.
Citizen Kane 2 (2018) (Short)
Referenced by title.
Citizen Rocky (2018)
Referenced by title.
Citizen Clark... A Life of Principle (2018)
Referenced by title.
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Fallonventions/Rose Byrne/Brad Paisley (2018) (TV Episode)
"And then Wilbur Ross says, 'Great, now this telephone is asking me for a 'Passcode.' I'll try 'rosebud.'"
My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic: Sounds of Silence (2018) (TV Episode)
During Autumn Blaze's song, she stands behind a podium in front of a giant poster of herself.
Paradise PD: Police Academy (2018) (TV Episode)
"Oh, Orson Welles! You finally got my erotic fan mail. Well, my rosebud is ready."
Saturday Night Live: Awkwafina/Travis Scott (2018) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned in Film Sociey sketch.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Return: The Day Time Ended (2018) (TV Episode)
Tom: "They picked up the special effect at the Xanadu estate sale."
Hollywood Mouth 3 (2018)
Photograph of Orson Welles.
Perfect Citizens (2018) (TV Movie)
Referenced by title, some themes and certain characters.
Citizen Normal (2018)
Referenced by title.
Citizen Normal (2018) (TV Series)
Referenced by title.
A Series of Unfortunate Events: The Slippery Slope: Part Two (2019) (TV Episode)
Sunny calls the sled, used to escape from Mount Fraught, "Rosebud" as Kane's.
Everything Wrong with...: Everything Wrong with Christopher Robin (2019) (TV Episode)
The movie is mentioned.
1st Viewing: The Black Cauldron (2019) (TV Episode)
The movie is mentioned.
The Oscars (2019) (TV Special)
mentioned when Alfonso Cuaron accepted Roma's Best Foreign Language Film award
Drunk History: Drunk Mystery II (2019) (TV Episode)
Lucious refers to William Randolph Hearst as Charles Foster Kane.
Magnum P.I.: Blood in the Water (2019) (TV Episode)
Higgins says Robin Masters is no Charles Foster Kane
The Dom Reviews: The War of the Worlds (2019) (TV Episode)
The movie is mentioned.
Sardonicast: Sardonicast #31: Us, The Dark Crystal (2019) (TV Episode)
"Citizen Kane 2: This Time It's Personal"
Mortal Kombat 11 (2019) (Video Game)
If Johnny Cage is the announcer and Kano is picked, he calls the latter Citizen Kano.
Saturday Night Live: Emma Thompson/Jonas Brothers (2019) (TV Episode)
Still picture in intro to 'Cinema Classics' sketch.
On a Magical Night (2019)
The restaurant they all end up in is called Rosebud.
Tamara's Never Seen: Citizen Kane (2019) (TV Episode)
Tamara has never seen the movie until now
Die schlechtesten Filme aller Zeiten: Plan 9 aus dem Weltall (2019) (TV Episode)
Rütten calls "Plan 9" the "Citizen Kane" of badly made movies
Joker (2019)
A man, his loneliness, his unhappiness and a mystery linked to the history of his life.
Dolemite Is My Name (2019)
A man fights a hard battle looking for his place in the world.
Succession: Dundee (2019) (TV Episode)
Rosebud mentioned in dialogue
Cinematic Excrement: Hudson Hawk (2019) (TV Episode)
"Just don't expect Citizen Kane."
BoJack Horseman: A Horse Walks into a Rehab (2019) (TV Episode)
'Crane' poster with sled underneath in Jameson's fathers film memorabilia room.
AniMat's Crazy Cartoon Cast: How I Got A TV Interview About Frozen (2019) (TV Episode)
"TO MAKE CITIZEN KANE LOOK LIKE GARBAGE!"
Shameless: Citizen Carl (2019) (TV Episode)
title reference
Deputy: Graduation Day (2020) (TV Episode)
Daisy calls Xanadu the Citizen Kane of roller skate rock operas.
Black Lightning: The Book of War: Chapter Three: Liberation (2020) (TV Episode)
Odell's self-destruct password is "Rosebud".
Family Guy: Baby Stewie (2020) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue.
History of World Cinema (2021) (Short)
clips shown
The Directors: The Films of Robert Wise (TV Episode)
It is mentioned and discussed. Also, photographs are shown.
American Family: Citizen Cisco (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
Girlstuff/Boystuff: Citizen Cane/Discount Fever (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
The Judge: Citizen Keane (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
Carnival Eats: Citizen Candy Cane (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
The Slut's Bedroom (Short)
dialoque
Citizen A (TV Series)
Referenced by title.
Dogs' World: Citizen Doberman (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
Citizen Ward
Referenced by title.
UCB Comedy Originals: Citizen Kane (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
Citizen Ashe
Referenced by title.

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The Projectionist (1970)
Footage of this movie is shown.
The 43rd Annual Academy Awards (1971) (TV Special)
Day for Night (1973)
Une légende une vie: Citizen Welles (1974) (TV Movie)
It is mentioned and discussed. Also, footage of this movie is shown.
Brother Can You Spare a Dime (1975)
"Rosebud" clip at the end
The 53rd Annual Academy Awards (1981) (TV Special)
Pure Blood (1982)
Roberto watches this film.
Arena: The Orson Welles Story - Part 1 (1982) (TV Episode)
It is mentioned and discussed. Also, photographs and footage of this movie are shown.
Arena: The Orson Welles Story - Part 2 (1982) (TV Episode)
Footage of this movie is shown.
Marlene (1984)
Footage of this movie is shown.
The Moviemakers: The Films of Frank Capra (1985) (TV Episode)
Footage of this movie is shown.
Precious Images (1986) (Short)
You've Got Beautiful Stairs, You Know (1986) (Short)
Footage of this movie is shown.
At the Movies: Colorizing: Hollywood's New Vandalism (1986) (TV Episode)
Footage of this movie is shown.
Stairs (1986) (TV Movie)
Footage of this movie is shown.
Hollywood the Golden Years: The RKO Story (1987) (TV Series)
Scenes from this film are shown.
Hollywood the Golden Years: The RKO Story: Birth of a Titan (1987) (TV Episode)
Footage of this movie is shown.
Hollywood the Golden Years: The RKO Story: It's All True (1987) (TV Episode)
Footage of this movie is shown.
Citizen Steve (1987) (Short)
Footage of this movie is shown.
Words (1987) (Short)
Clips shown
At the Movies: Who Framed Roger Rabbit/Aria/The Great Outdoors (1988) (TV Episode)
Footage of this movie is shown.
Histoire(s) du cinéma: Toutes les histoires (1989) (TV Episode)
Footage of this movie is shown.
The Siskel & Ebert 500th Anniversary Special (1989) (TV Special)
Footage of this movie is shown.
Hollywood Mavericks (1990)
Footage of this movie is shown.
At the Movies: Oscar/Toy Soldiers/A Kiss Before Dying/Citizen Kane 50th Anniversary/A Rage in Harlem (1991) (TV Episode)
It is mentioned and discussed. Also, footage of this movie is shown (50th anniversary edition).
The Complete Citizen Kane (1991) (TV Movie)
It is mentioned and discussed. Also, poster, photographs and footage of this movie are shown.
Reflections on 'Citizen Kane' (1991) (TV Short)
Visions of Light (1992)
Footage of this movie is shown.
Orson Welles: What Went Wrong? (1992) (TV Movie)
100 Years at the Movies (1994) (TV Short)
Footage of this movie is shown.
Citizen Langlois (1995) (TV Movie)
Footage of this movie is shown.
Century of Cinema: A Personal Journey with Martin Scorsese Through American Movies (1995) (TV Episode)
It is mentioned and discussed. Also, footage of this movie is shown.
The Haunted World of Edward D. Wood Jr. (1995)
Excerpts from the film's trailer and premiere are shown.
Who Is Henry Jaglom? (1995)
Footage of this movie is shown.
Lights, Camera, Action!: A Century of the Cinema: The Grand Illusion (1996) (TV Episode)
Footage of this movie is shown.
American Experience: The Battle Over Citizen Kane (1996) (TV Episode)
Extensive footage from this movie is shown throughout the documentary.
AFI's 100 Years... 100 Movies: America's Greatest Movies (1998) (TV Movie)
Citizen Kane is #1.
RKO 281 (1999) (TV Movie)
Dolores del Río - Princesa de México (1999) (Short)
Footage of this movie is shown.
The 100 Greatest Films (2001) (TV Movie)
Footage of this movie is shown.
Pulp Cinema (2001) (Video)
Footage of this movie is shown.
Brilliant But Cancelled (2002) (TV Movie)
Footage of this movie is shown.
The Sopranos: Rat Pack (2004) (TV Episode)
Carmela's film club watches it and we see several scenes on screen.
Edge Codes.com: The Art of Motion Picture Editing (2004) (TV Movie)
Footage of this movie is shown.
Zomergasten: Episode #17.2 (2004) (TV Episode)
Footage of this movie is shown.
Shadows in the Dark: The Val Lewton Legacy (2005) (Video)
Footage of this movie is shown.
TCM Guest Programmer: Jessica Walter (2005) (TV Episode)
One of the films selected by the co-host
Boffo! Tinseltown's Bombs and Blockbusters (2006)
Footage of this movie is shown.
Edge of Outside (2006)
Footage of this movie is shown.
Searching for Orson (2006)
It is mentioned and discussed. Also, footage of this movie is shown.
Suburban Girl (2007)
It is screened in a theater.
AFI's 100 Years... 100 Movies: 10th Anniversary Edition (2007) (TV Movie)
Citizen Kane is #1.
TCM Guest Programmer: Donald Trump (2007) (TV Episode)
One of the films selected by the co-host
My Longest Day (2008) (Short)
Footage of this movie is shown.
Prodigal Sons (2008)
Footage of this movie is shown.
Nostalgia Critic: Surf Ninjas (2008) (TV Episode)
The Critic mentions it. Also, footage of this movie is shown.
TCM Guest Programmer: Ray Bradbury (2008) (TV Episode)
One of the films selected by the co-host
Coming Attractions: The History of the Movie Trailer (2009)
It is mentioned and discussed. Also, trailer is shown.
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Cop Out/The Crazies/A Prophet (2010) (TV Episode)
Worst Best Picture nominee.
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Best of the Worst in Movies - Part 1 (2010) (TV Episode)
The Best of the Worst segment: Best Picture
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: The Last Exorcism/Piranha 3D/Vampires Suck (2010) (TV Episode)
Ice Cube's #3 Favorite Film
TCM Guest Programmer: U.S. Critics (2010) (TV Episode)
One of the films selected by the co-host
Moguls & Movie Stars: A History of Hollywood: Peepshow Pioneers: 1889-1907 (2010) (TV Episode)
Footage of this movie is shown.
Revenge of the Sith Review (2010) (Video)
Plinkett mentions it. Also, footage of this movie is shown.
These Amazing Shadows (2011)
Clips from this film are shown in These Amazing Shadows.
Ebert Presents: At the Movies: Episode #1.4 (2011) (TV Episode)
Footage of this movie is shown.
The Story of Film: An Odyssey: The Hollywood Dream (2011) (TV Episode)
Footage of this movie is shown.
The Story of Film: An Odyssey: The Golden Age of World Cinema (2011) (TV Episode)
Footage of this movie is shown.
Maltin on Movies: Moneyball (2011) (TV Episode)
It is mentioned and discussed. Also, footage of this movie is shown.
The Story of Film: An Odyssey: Post-War Cinema (2011) (TV Episode)
Footage of this movie is shown.
The Story of Film: An Odyssey: New Directors, New Form (2011) (TV Episode)
Footage of this movie is shown.
Hollywood's Top Ten: Best Movies Ever Made (2011) (TV Episode)
Footage of this movie is shown.
Side by Side (2012)
Footage of this movie is shown.
Nostalgia Critic: Ri¢hie Ri¢h (2012) (TV Episode)
Footage of this movie is shown.
Hagan Reviews: Chopping Mall (2012) (TV Episode)
Footage of this movie is shown.
Renegade Cut: The Citizen Kane Plot Hole (2012) (TV Episode)
It is mentioned and discussed. Also, footage of this movie is shown.
Casting By (2012)
Footage of this movie is shown.
Ain't It Cool with Harry Knowles: Citizen Kane Is the Best Film of All Time (2012) (TV Episode)
It is mentioned and discussed. Also, poster, photographs and footage of this movie are shown.
Restoring Citizen Kane (2012) (Short)
It is mentioned and discussed. Also, footage of this movie is shown.
The Untold History of the United States: Chapter 6: JFK - To the Brink (2012) (TV Episode)
Footage of this movie is shown.
Great Movie Mistakes IV (2012) (TV Movie)
It is mentioned and discussed. Also, footage of this movie is shown.
Martin Scorsese and Kent Jones on 'On the Waterfront' (2013) (Video)
It is mentioned and discussed. Also, footage of this movie is shown.
The Blockbuster Buster: The Adventures of Rocky & Bullwinkle (2013) (TV Episode)
The Rosebud scene is shown.
Nostalgia Critic: Are Video Games Art? (2013) (TV Episode)
Footage of this movie is shown.
Renegade Cut: Superheroes and Orson Welles (2013) (TV Episode)
Leon Thomas mentions it. Also, footage of this movie is shown.
Nostalgia Critic: Is it Right to Nitpick? (2013) (TV Episode)
The Critic mentions it. Also, footage of this movie is shown.
Smashing UK Top 10: Top 10 Film Cinematography (2013) (TV Episode)
Footage of this movie is shown.
What Is Cinema? (2013)
It is mentioned and discussed. Also, footage of this movie is shown.
Sound of Cinema: The Music That Made the Movies: The Big Score (2013) (TV Episode)
It is mentioned and discussed. Also, footage of this movie is shown.
Smashing UK Top 10: Top 10 American Films (2013) (TV Episode)
Footage of this movie is shown.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Acting Debuts in Movies (2013) (TV Episode)
Orson Welles is #1 for his debut in Citizen Kane.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Business Movie Speeches (2014) (TV Episode)
The speech in Citizen Kane is #10.
Life Itself (2014)
It is mentioned and discussed. Also, footage of this movie is shown.
Gameballcz: SimCity - 12. díl - Facecam! (2014) (TV Episode)
Clapping Orson Welles meme.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Key Movie Plot Motivators (2014) (TV Episode)
Rosebud is #1.
Faux Raccord: La 100e - Spéciale Grand Classiques du 7e Art (2014) (TV Episode)
Footage of this movie is shown.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Directorial Debuts in Film (2014) (TV Episode)
Orson Welles is #1 for making his directorial debut with Citizen Kane.
Nostalgia Critic: When Is a Movie Just a Movie? (2014) (TV Episode)
The Critic mentions it. Also, footage of this movie is shown.
1,001 Movies You Must See (Before You Die) (2014) (Short)
It is mentioned and discussed. Also, footage of this movie is shown.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Movies of the 1940s (2014) (TV Episode)
Citizen Kane is #1.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Movies of All Time (2014) (TV Episode)
Citizen Kane is #2.
TCM: Twenty Classic Moments (2014) (TV Movie)
Footage of this movie is shown.
The Onion Film Standard: Citizen Kane (2014) (TV Episode)
It is mentioned and discussed. Also, footage of this movie is shown.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Opening Scenes in Movies (2014) (TV Episode)
The opening of Citizen Kane gets an honorable mention.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Major Plot Holes in Movies (2014) (TV Episode)
Talking to Yourself is #3.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Greatest Business Movies (2014) (TV Episode)
Citizen Kane is #6.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Most Beautiful Non-CGI Films (2014) (TV Episode)
Citizen Kane gets an honorable mention.
Magician: The Astonishing Life and Work of Orson Welles (2014)
It is mentioned and discussed. Also, posters, photographs and footage of this movie are shown.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Last Words Before Death in Movies (2014) (TV Episode)
Charles Foster Kane is #2.
Nostalgia Critic: Matrix Revolutions (2015) (TV Episode)
The Critic mentions it. Also, footage of this movie is shown.
Previously Recorded: The Order 1886 (2015) (TV Episode)
Rich mentions it. Also, footage of this movie is shown.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Milestones in Cinema (2015) (TV Episode)
Citizen Kane is #6 for introducing a whole new way of filmmaking.
Renegade Cut: Citizen Kane (2015) (TV Episode)
It is mentioned and discussed. Also, footage of this movie is shown.
Lost in Adaptation: Dune (2015) (TV Episode)
Footage of this movie is shown.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Most Iconic Movie Characters of All Time (2015) (TV Episode)
Charles Foster Kane is #7.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Movies the Critics Got Wrong (2015) (TV Episode)
Citizen Kane is #2.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Movie Millionaires (2015) (TV Episode)
Charles Foster Kane is #8.
Orson Welles: Shadows and Light (2015) (TV Movie)
It is mentioned and discussed. Also, footage of this movie is shown.
This Is Orson Welles (2015)
It is mentioned and discussed. Also, poster, photographs and footage of this movie are shown.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Non-Linear Narratives in Movies (2015) (TV Episode)
Citizen Kane is #3.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Most Iconic Movie Endings (2015) (TV Episode)
Rosebud is #8.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Fictional Rags-to-Riches Stories in Movies (2015) (TV Episode)
Charles Foster Kane is #1.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Untouchable Movies (2015) (TV Episode)
Citizen Kane is #3.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Great Movies That Are Kind of Boring (2016) (TV Episode)
Citizen Kane is #3.
Nostalgia Critic: The Happening (2016) (TV Episode)
The Critic mentions it. Also, footage of this movie is shown.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Movies Where Actors Directed Themselves (2016) (TV Episode)
Citizen Kane, starring and directed by Orson Welles, is #1.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Worst Old Age Effects in Movies (2016) (TV Episode)
The old age makeup on Orson Welles in Citizen Kane is #3.
Billions: The Good Life (2016) (TV Episode)
The footage of the very beginning of this fims is shown as Bobby Axelrod watches it in his screening room.
Everything Wrong with...: Everything Wrong with Batman (1989) (2016) (TV Episode)
Dialogue audio featured at the end of the video.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Movies Told in Flashback (2016) (TV Episode)
Citizen Kane is #1.
MrTomcatCZ: Masakr v Tokyu - Will you press the button? (2016) (TV Episode)
Footage of this movie is shown.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Best Opening Lines in Movies (2016) (TV Episode)
Rosebud is #1.
Everything Wrong with...: Everything Wrong with Citizen Kane (2016) (TV Episode)
It is mentioned and discussed. Also, footage of this movie is shown.
Brain Dump: Creep (2016) (TV Episode)
Clip used to talk about jump scares.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Movies EVERYONE Watches in Film School (2017) (TV Episode)
Citizen Kane is #1.
The Oscars (2017) (TV Special)
Seen during "Movies Around the World"
Five Came Back: Combat Zones (2017) (TV Episode)
Footage of this movie is shown.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Movies That Flopped at the Box Office (2017) (TV Episode)
Citizen Kane is #5.
Trump: An American Dream: Citizen Trump (2017) (TV Episode)
Footage of this movie is shown.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Movies That Are Better Than Best Picture Winners (2018) (TV Episode)
Citizen Kane, which overshadowed How Green Was My Valley (1941), is #7.
The Eyes of Orson Welles (2018)
Clips shown.
The Image Book (2018)
Clip(s) shown.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Iconic Movie Death Scenes (2018) (TV Episode)
Charles Foster Kane is #3.
They'll Love Me When I'm Dead (2018)
Movie discussed, clips shown.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Movies Everyone Should See at Least Once (2018) (TV Episode)
Citizen Kane gets an honorable mention.
Nostalgia Critic: Barney's Great Adventure (2019) (TV Episode)
Clip shown.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Films Ahead of Their Time (2019) (TV Episode)
Citizen Kane is #3.
Ralphthemoviemaker: Joker (2020) (TV Episode)
Clips are used
Granada Reports: 21 January 2020: Evening Bulletin (2020) (TV Episode)
A clip is shown.
Hollywood Remembers: Orson Welles (TV Episode)
Poster, photographs and footage of this movie are shown.

Spoofed in 

Meet John Doughboy (1941) (Short)
Newspaper article features interview of "Citizen Sugar Kane"
The Hep Cat (1942) (Short)
Coal Black and de Sebben Dwarfs (1943) (Short)
Closeup of Prince Chawmin's lips saying "Rose bud"
Saturday Night Live: Buck Henry/Bill Withers, Toni Basil (1976) (TV Episode)
Spoofed in 'Citizen Kane II' skit
Scooby Goes Hollywood (1979) (TV Movie)
Trail of the Pink Panther (1982)
Inspector Clouseau's disappearance and the reporter's attempt to get knowledge on him is exactly like this film.
Dead End (1985)
heavy-set Orson Welles look-alike zombie, carrying a sled
Dick Spanner, P.I.: The Case of the Maltese Parrot - Part 2 (1987) (TV Episode)
Rimmer passes a poster for "Citizen Abel," with a rosebud above a long list of credits all belonging to "Awesome Swells."
The Real Ghostbusters: Ghostbuster of the Year (1987) (TV Episode)
The ghost's name, house and "Rosebud"
The Simpsons: There's No Disgrace Like Home (1990) (TV Episode)
After the sack race, the fanfare and the shot of the crowd gathered.
The Simpsons: Two Cars in Every Garage and Three Eyes on Every Fish (1990) (TV Episode)
Mr. Burns says: "You can't do this to me! I'm Charles Montgomery Burns!", referencing the film's line "You can't do this to me! I'm Charles Foster Kane!"
Ninja Bachelor Party (1991) (Short)
When Dr. Death, M.D. dies, he whispers 'Rosebud'.
Palm Harbor Vice (1991)
As the character, "Itchy" is executed by the villain, he reaches into the air in the same manner of Orson Welles and yells, "Rosebud!" as he dies.
Rubin and Ed (1991)
The scene where Rubin and Ed are on other ends of the long table, mirroring the scene between Kane and his first wife.
The Wayne and Shuster Years (1991) (TV Special)
one of the clips used in this video is "Citizen Wayne" where Johnny Wayne plays the richest Man in the world who is very unhappy
The Simpsons: Marge Gets a Job (1992) (TV Episode)
Smithers' musical tribute to Mr. Burns is a direct parody of a similar sequence in the film.
A Pussy to Die For (1992) (Video)
Porn takeoff.
The Simpsons: Rosebud (1993) (TV Episode)
The whole plot line is a spoof of Citizen Kane (1941)
Clarissa Explains It All: Editor in Chief (1993) (TV Episode)
The scene "Citizen Darling" is a spoof of "Citizen Kane"
The Simpsons: $pringfield (Or, How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Legalized Gambling) (1993) (TV Episode)
The "News on Parade" bit at the beginning is similar to "News on the March" from Citizen Kane.
La classe américaine (1993) (TV Movie)
Duckman: Private Dick/Family Man: I, Duckman (1994) (TV Episode)
While searching through the attic in finding clues to the past in why the bomber has a grudge against Duckman, he find a sled referencing the sled from the film.
Tiny Toons Spring Break (1994) (TV Short)
North (1994)
The Simpsons: Sideshow Bob Roberts (1994) (TV Episode)
Bob gives his acceptance speech underneath a giant poster with a picture of himself on it.
Seinfeld: The Secret Code (1995) (TV Episode)
J. Peterman is mystified by his mother's last words on her deathbed ("Bosco") and sets off to investigate the meaning of her final utterance. This is a parody of "Rosebud", the infamous final word spoken by the character Charles Foster Kane on his deathbed which sets off an investigation by news reporters to determine its meaning.
Earthworm Jim: The Great Secret of the Universe (1995) (TV Episode)
The Nameless Beast's real name is Rosebud as well as the theme of breaking snowglobes
Monster Mash: The Movie (1995)
Frankenstein's monster calls out "Rosebud" and then collapses on a gurney.
Citizen Shane (1996) (Video)
Porn parody.
Office Killer (1997)
The title sequence looks like the one in Citizen Kane (1941). This has been inspired by the lead actress' name (Carol Kane).
The Curse of Monkey Island (1997) (Video Game)
Guybrush refers to the famous twist at the end of the movie when he tries to guess what the secret of Monkey Island is
Suddenly Susan: A Kiss Before Dying... on Stage (1997) (TV Episode)
Ethan does a one-man-stage show where he spoofs the character Charles Foster Kane
Citizen Pain (1997) (Video)
Spoofed title.
Disney's Doug: Doug: Night of the Living Dougs (1998) (TV Episode)
Title Reference
Hollyweird (1998) (TV Movie)
The Rosebud scene with the falling snowglobe.
CatDog: It's a Wonderful Half Life/Shepherd Dog (1999) (TV Episode)
The closeup of Cat's lips saying "Winslow" and then dropping the ball of yarn is a parody of the opening "Rosebud" shot.
Whose Line Is It Anyway?: Show No. 227 (2000) (TV Episode)
Parodied with the "Scenes from a Hat" suggestion "Alternative endings to famous films.": "Rosebud's the sled!"
Citizen Toxie: The Toxic Avenger IV (2000)
Tromadu is a parody of Xanadu/Toxie says "Nose blood" and drops a snowglobe
Whose Line Is It Anyway?: Show No. 304 (2000) (TV Episode)
For the "Scenes From a Hat" suggestion "If famous movie lines included product plugs", Colin said, "Rosebud... the last word in sleds!"
Whose Line Is It Anyway?: Show No. 429 (2002) (TV Episode)
The "Rosebud" line is parodied in "Scenes from a Hat".
The Simpsons: Weekend at Burnsie's (2002) (TV Episode)
Homer speaking in front of the giant poster of himself
As Time Goes By (2002) (Short)
Kung Phooey! (2003)
Dying monk utters "peachbud"
Chick Flick: The Miracle Mike Story (2003)
Contains spoof of "News on the March" newsreel
D.E.B.S. (2004)
When D.E.B.S. stakeout Lucy in the beginnig the camera does a pan up the same way it's done in Citizen Kane in the theatre scene
Zathura: A Space Adventure (2005)
When Danny is on the Zorgon spaceship there is a sled at the front of the pile of stuff waiting to go into the furnace
American Dad!: Star Trek (2005) (TV Episode)
Steve owns a manor called Stevadu just like Charles Foster Kane owns an estate called Xanadu
All That Remains (2006) (Short)
Extreme Close Up on dying man's last words
Over the Hedge (2006)
Ozzie saying "Rosebud" when faking his death
The Simpsons: Homer of Seville (2007) (TV Episode)
Spoofs crane shot from stage to catwalk.
Robot Chicken: Blankets in a Pig (2008) (TV Episode)
A look into Britney Spears's life, Citizen Kane-style.
Beethoven's Big Break (2008) (Video)
crazy credits: poster "Citizen Kanine"
Phineas and Ferb: The Lake Nose Monster (2009) (TV Episode)
Captain Webber whispers "Nosebud!" and drops his "Kid with a Cramp" snowglobe to the water as Nosebud heads straight for him.
Saturday Night Live: Bryan Cranston/Kanye West (2010) (TV Episode)
Bryan Cranston's monologue song spoofs Kane's song in "Citizen Kane."
CollegeHumor Originals: If All Movies Had Smartphones (2010) (TV Episode)
The movie would have ended much sooner if they had smartphones back then.
Rejected Pitches: Citizen Kane (2012) (TV Episode)
Script discussed and rejected
Citizen Oldes (2013) (Short)
Plot a parody of film's story.
Dash (2014) (Short)
The assassin revealing the line "The opera chef cooks and sings" is homage to the "rosebud" line in Citizen Kane
Citizen K-9 (2014) (Short)
We received the genre "Spoof/Parody" as part of the 48Hour Film Project
Citizen Vader (2014) (Short)
The film is a "Star Wars"-themed parody of "Citizen Kane".
Me and Earl and the Dying Girl (2015)
One of Earl and Greg's movies ("Senior Citizen Cane")
The Bet (2016)
Porn video title "Citizen Came" rented by customer.
Top 5 Best/Worst: Top 5 Worst Stallone Performances (2016) (TV Episode)
Walter spoofs the death scene of Kane by saying the name of the movie Rhinestone like Kane's final words which were Rosebud
AP Stats Police: Fredonia (2016) (Short)
Extreme close-up of lips references the "rosebud" line.
Filmbuff: For Jackson (2019) (TV Episode)
The first opening segment to Filmbuff includes 4 movie references it refers to or spoofs. The first is Citizen Kane. Then, the parents lead it into Ferris Buellers Day Off, as Will breaks the fourth wall to his audience, interrupted by a joke in light of Say Anything (a lovelorn character holding a TV/vcr over his head instead of the traditional boom box playing Peter Gabriel). And, finally, it ends at a restaurant, turning into the famous diner robbery opening sequence from Pulp Fiction, starting the credits. In the initial script, Will wrote several more references in the background alone, as he walked to his location, I.e. Forrest Gump sitting on the bench in the background, a random newspaper boy riding by on his bike yelling he wants his 2 dollars, etc. They ran out of both time and money to complete that idea successfully.
Family Guy: Rich Old Stewie (2020) (TV Episode)
Dropping the snow globe scene.

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