Definition of RKO in English:

RKO

proper noun

  • A US film production and distribution company founded in 1928, which produced classic films such as "King Kong" (1933) and "Citizen Kane" (1941).

Origin

Abbreviation of Radio–Keith–Orpheum, from a merger of Radio Corporation of America (RCA) with the Keith and Orpheum cinema chains.

Pronunciation

RKO

/ɑːkeɪˈəʊ/