Orson Welles' ground-breaking debut, Citizen Kane, is a cinematic great. The Oscar-winning (Best Cinematography, Best Production Design) Mank explores its corrupted origins, as the glitz and glamour of 1930s Hollywood is re-evaluated through the drunken eyes of the film's screenwriter Herman J. Mankiewicz - or Mank, as everyone knows him - in his pressured race to finish the script. Shot authentically in black and white to pay homage to 1930s cinema, this indulgent drama offers a chaotic look behind the scenes at a script in progress. Perfectly executing Mank's scathing wit, Gary Oldman offers a brilliant performance as the bedraggled writer, alongside Amanda Seyfried, Lily Collins, Arliss Howard, Tom Burke and Charles Dance.
Cast: Gary Oldman, Amanda Seyfried, Lily Collins, Arliss Howard, Tom Burke, Charles Dance
Director: David Fincher
Running time: 2 hours 11 mins
Cert: 12A - Contains infrequent strong language, moderate sex references, suicide references.
Tickets: £8 (£7)
To comply with Scottish Government regulations regarding social distancing, please note when making a booking that you may only sit with people from your own household or extended household. If you are booking for another household as well as your own, you will be prompted when booking to advise of this, so that we can seat your party as near to each other as possible.
Download Returning to The Brunton FAQs