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The Resource Yōjinbō, Tōhō Kabushiki Kaisha, Kurosawa Purodakushon sakuhin ; kyakuhon Kikushima Ryūzō, Kurosawa Akira ; seisaku Tanaka Tomoyuki, Kikushima Ryūzō ; kantoku Kurosawa Akira, (videorecording Blu-ray)

Yōjinbō, Tōhō Kabushiki Kaisha, Kurosawa Purodakushon sakuhin ; kyakuhon Kikushima Ryūzō, Kurosawa Akira ; seisaku Tanaka Tomoyuki, Kikushima Ryūzō ; kantoku Kurosawa Akira, (videorecording Blu-ray)

Label
Yōjinbō
Title
Yōjinbō
Statement of responsibility
Tōhō Kabushiki Kaisha, Kurosawa Purodakushon sakuhin ; kyakuhon Kikushima Ryūzō, Kurosawa Akira ; seisaku Tanaka Tomoyuki, Kikushima Ryūzō ; kantoku Kurosawa Akira
Title variation
  • Yojimbo
  • Akira Kurosawa's Yojimbo
Contributor
Actor
Director
Producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • jpn
  • eng
  • jpn
  • jpn
Summary
To rid a terror-stricken village of corruption, wily masterless samurai Sanjuro (Toshiro Mifune) turns a range war between two evil clans to his own advantage
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
IVJ
Characteristic
videorecording
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Credits note
Cinematography, Kazuo Miyagawa ; music, Masaru Satō
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
In Japanese with optional subtitles in English
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.Y655 2010
PerformerNote
Mifune Toshirō, Nakadai Tatsuya, Tsukasa Yōko, Yamada Isuzu, Kato Daisuke
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1910-1997
  • 1910-1998
  • 1914-1989
  • 1920-1997
  • 1932-
  • 1934-
  • 1917-2012
  • 1911-1975
  • 1928-1999
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  • Tanaka, Tomoyuki
  • Kurosawa, Akira
  • Kikushima, Ryūzō
  • Mifune, Toshirō
  • Nakadai, Tatsuya
  • Tsukasa, Yōko
  • Yamada, Isuzu
  • Katō, Daisuke
  • Satō, Masaru
  • Tōhō Kabushiki Kaisha
  • Kurosawa Purodakushon
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
110
Series statement
The Criterion collection
Series volume
52
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rogues and vagabonds
  • Samurai
  • Japan
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Yōjinbō, Tōhō Kabushiki Kaisha, Kurosawa Purodakushon sakuhin ; kyakuhon Kikushima Ryūzō, Kurosawa Akira ; seisaku Tanaka Tomoyuki, Kikushima Ryūzō ; kantoku Kurosawa Akira, (videorecording Blu-ray)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1961
  • Special features: audio commentary by film historian and Kurosawa scholar Stephen Prince; 1 45-min. documentary on the making of Yojimbo, created as part of the Toho masterworks series "Akira Kurosawa: it is wonderful to create," featuring Kurosawa, actor Tatsuya Nakadai, production designer Yoshiro Muraki, and longtime Kurosawa collaborator Teruyo Nogami; theatrical teaser and trailer; stills gallery of behing-the scenes photos; and a booklet featuring an essay by film scholar Alexander Sesonske and comments from Kurosawa and his cast and crew
Accompanying material
1 booklet (19 p. : ill. ; 17 cm.)
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocn608509642
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-ray edition
Extent
1 Blu-ray (110 min.)
Isbn
9781604652574
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515055918
Other physical details
sd., black and white
Publisher number
CC1883BD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)608509642
System details
Blu-ray disc; Region A; aspect ratio 2.35:1; DTS-HD Master Audio Perspecta 3.0, mono.; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
Yōjinbō, Tōhō Kabushiki Kaisha, Kurosawa Purodakushon sakuhin ; kyakuhon Kikushima Ryūzō, Kurosawa Akira ; seisaku Tanaka Tomoyuki, Kikushima Ryūzō ; kantoku Kurosawa Akira, (videorecording Blu-ray)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1961
  • Special features: audio commentary by film historian and Kurosawa scholar Stephen Prince; 1 45-min. documentary on the making of Yojimbo, created as part of the Toho masterworks series "Akira Kurosawa: it is wonderful to create," featuring Kurosawa, actor Tatsuya Nakadai, production designer Yoshiro Muraki, and longtime Kurosawa collaborator Teruyo Nogami; theatrical teaser and trailer; stills gallery of behing-the scenes photos; and a booklet featuring an essay by film scholar Alexander Sesonske and comments from Kurosawa and his cast and crew
Accompanying material
1 booklet (19 p. : ill. ; 17 cm.)
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocn608509642
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-ray edition
Extent
1 Blu-ray (110 min.)
Isbn
9781604652574
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515055918
Other physical details
sd., black and white
Publisher number
CC1883BD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)608509642
System details
Blu-ray disc; Region A; aspect ratio 2.35:1; DTS-HD Master Audio Perspecta 3.0, mono.; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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