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Orson Welles is often remembered as the filmmaker who fell from grace after giving the world the masterpiece Citizen Kane. But how did anyone that young even get to so high a place? Was he a genius? a manipulator? Answering these questions, David Thomson gives us a biography that understands Welles as perhaps none other has. With 69 photographs.