Orson Welles timeline

  • War of the Worlds Airs

    "Good evening, ladies and gentlemen. From the Meridian Room in the Park Plaza in New York City, we bring you the music of Ramon Raquello and his... Read more

  • "Citizen Kane" Is Released

    Citizen Kane is a 1941 American drama film, and the first feature film directed by Orson Welles. It was nominated for Academy Awards in nine... Read more

  • "Monsieur Verdoux" Is Released

    Monsieur Verdoux is a 1947 black comedy film directed by and starring Charlie Chaplin. The film is about an unemployed banker, Henri Verdoux,... Read more

  • "Othello" Is Released

    Othello is a 1952 drama film based on the Shakespearean play, made by Mercury Productions Inc. and Les Films Marceau and distributed by United... Read more

  • "A Man For All Seasons" Is Released

    A Man for All Seasons is a 1966 film based on Robert Bolt's play of the same name about Sir Thomas More. Paul Scofield, who had played More in the... Read more

  • "Catch-22" Is Released

    Catch-22 is a 1970 war film adapted from the book of the same name by Joseph Heller. Considered a black comedy revolving around the "lunatic... Read more