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The Resource Le samouraï : The samurai, distribution, René Chateau ; Prodis ; Raymond Borderie et Eugène Lépicier présentent ; film de Jean-Pierre Melville

Le samouraï : The samurai, distribution, René Chateau ; Prodis ; Raymond Borderie et Eugène Lépicier présentent ; film de Jean-Pierre Melville

Label
Le samouraï : The samurai
Title
Le samouraï
Title remainder
The samurai
Statement of responsibility
distribution, René Chateau ; Prodis ; Raymond Borderie et Eugène Lépicier présentent ; film de Jean-Pierre Melville
Title variation
Samurai
Contributor
Actor
Director of photography
Film director
Film producer
Interviewee
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • fre
Summary
Jef Costello is a fedora and trench-coat wearing contract killer with samurai instincts. When Jef assassinates a nightclub owner, he finds himself confronted by a series of witnesses, who drop his perfect world into the hands of a persistent police investigator and Jef's shadowy employer, both of whom are determined to put an end to the career criminal
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
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Credits note
Director of photography, Henri Decaë ; editing, Monique Bennot, Yo Maurette ; music, François de Roubaix ; DVD producer, Abbey Lustgarten
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
French dialogue with optional English subtitles
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.S2668735 2005
PerformerNote
Alain Delon, François Périer, Nathalie Delon, Caty Rosier, Jacques Leroy, Jean-Pierre Posier, Michel Boisrond
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1917-1973
  • 1897-1982
  • 1935-
  • 1941-
  • 1921-2002
  • 1938-
  • 1948-
  • 1941-
  • 1948-
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  • Melville, Jean-Pierre
  • Borderie, R.
  • Lépicier, Eugène
  • Delon, Alain
  • Périer, François
  • Delon, Nathalie
  • Chateau, René
  • Rosier, Cathy
  • Boisrond, Michel
  • Decae, Henri
  • Roubaix, François de
  • Nogueira, Rui
  • Vincendeau, Ginette
  • Thomson, David
  • Woo, John
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
  • Société nouvelle Prodis
Runtime
105
Series statement
The Criterion collection
Series volume
306
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  • Assassins
  • Murder
  • Assassins
  • Murder
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Le samouraï : The samurai, distribution, René Chateau ; Prodis ; Raymond Borderie et Eugène Lépicier présentent ; film de Jean-Pierre Melville
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/000/000/000/011/947/000000000011947252.jpg
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Wide screen (1.85:1)
  • Series numbering from container spine
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1967
  • "Enhanced for 16:9 televisions"--Disc label
  • Recorded in Dolby digital mono
  • Special features: new video interviews with Jean-Pierre Melville historians Rui Nogueira (13 min.) and Ginette Vincendeau (19 min.); collection of excerpts from archival interviews with Melville and actors Alain Delon, Cathy Rosier, Nathalie Delon and François Périer (25 min.); theatrical trailer (4 min.)
  • Booklet includes a new essay by film scholar David Thomson, a reprint of a tribute by filmmaker John Woo, and an excerpt on Le samouraï from Rui Nogueira's book Melville on Melville
Accompanying material
1 booklet (27 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm).
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm61398182
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (105 min.)
Isbn
9781681433820
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515206716
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • SAM150
  • CC2833DDVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)61398182
System details
DVD, 1.85:1 aspect ratio, monaural
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Le samouraï : The samurai, distribution, René Chateau ; Prodis ; Raymond Borderie et Eugène Lépicier présentent ; film de Jean-Pierre Melville
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/000/000/000/011/947/000000000011947252.jpg
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Wide screen (1.85:1)
  • Series numbering from container spine
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1967
  • "Enhanced for 16:9 televisions"--Disc label
  • Recorded in Dolby digital mono
  • Special features: new video interviews with Jean-Pierre Melville historians Rui Nogueira (13 min.) and Ginette Vincendeau (19 min.); collection of excerpts from archival interviews with Melville and actors Alain Delon, Cathy Rosier, Nathalie Delon and François Périer (25 min.); theatrical trailer (4 min.)
  • Booklet includes a new essay by film scholar David Thomson, a reprint of a tribute by filmmaker John Woo, and an excerpt on Le samouraï from Rui Nogueira's book Melville on Melville
Accompanying material
1 booklet (27 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm).
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm61398182
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (105 min.)
Isbn
9781681433820
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515206716
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • SAM150
  • CC2833DDVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)61398182
System details
DVD, 1.85:1 aspect ratio, monaural
Video recording format
DVD

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