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Orson Welles

Birth Name: George Orson Welles

Birth Place: Kenosha, WI

Birthday: May 6, 1915, Taurus

Died: October 9, 1985

Profession: Actor, Director, Writer, Producer

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The Tuesday Playlist: War of the Worlds at 75, Women of Interest, Naked Vegas

Today's history lesson: You shouldn't always believe what you hear. Long before TV, let alone social media like Twitter and Facebook, the medium of ra… Read more

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Sun Apr 19 6:15pm
The Third Man TCM

Carol Reed directed Graham Greene's thriller about intrigue in postwar Vienna. Joseph Cotten, (Alida) Valli, Orson Welles. Calloway: Trevor Howard. Paine: Bernard Lee. Crabbin: Wilfrid Hyde-White. A good cast and a lovely score, played on the zither by Ant (more…)

Fri May 1 8:00pm
Citizen Kane TCM

After a multimillionaire newspaper magnate utters the mysterious name "Rosebud" on his deathbed, reporters scramble to decipher the word's meaning, touching off a fascinating series of flashbacks on his life, career and relationships. Orson Welles cowrote (more…)

Fri May 1 10:15pm
The Magnificent Ambersons TCM

Orson Welles' follow-up to "Citizen Kane" is this Best Picture nominee, an epic tale of the gradual decline of an old-monied Indianapolis family in the face of turn-of-the-century industrialization. The Ambersons' magnificent lives are apparent as the fil (more…)

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Peter Bogdanovich on the Night Orson Welles Punk'd America

Were we really that naive? The PBS American Experience documentary War of the Worlds (Tuesday, Oct.…

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The Wednesday Playlist: Musical Rivalries on Nashville as Voice Takes On Idol

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Elementary Scoop: What Happens When Watson's Job Ends?

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Zac Efron Is Feeling Welles, and More Movie News

High School Musical emo-boy Zac Efron will star in Me and Orson Welles, an adaptation of Robert Kapl…

Peter Bogdanovich; John Ford on the set
Ford Tough: Bogdanovich, Spielberg and Others Remember a Legend

Director Peter Bogdanovich (The Last Picture Show, Paper Moon) pays tribute to a cinema giant in Tur…

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  • Birth Name: George Orson Welles
  • Birth Place: Kenosha, WI
  • Birthday: May 6, 1915, Taurus
  • Died: October 9, 1985
  • Profession: Actor, Director, Writer, Producer
  • User Rating:4.23 out of 5 (13 ratings)
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