Coverart for item
The Resource Ghost dog : the way of the Samurai, JVC, Le Studio Canal+ and BAC Films present ; in association with Pandora Film and ARD/Degeto Film ; a Plywood production ; produced by Richard Guay & Jim Jarmusch ; written & directed by Jim Jarmusch, (videorecording)

Ghost dog : the way of the Samurai, JVC, Le Studio Canal+ and BAC Films present ; in association with Pandora Film and ARD/Degeto Film ; a Plywood production ; produced by Richard Guay & Jim Jarmusch ; written & directed by Jim Jarmusch, (videorecording)

Label
Ghost dog : the way of the Samurai
Title
Ghost dog
Title remainder
the way of the Samurai
Statement of responsibility
JVC, Le Studio Canal+ and BAC Films present ; in association with Pandora Film and ARD/Degeto Film ; a Plywood production ; produced by Richard Guay & Jim Jarmusch ; written & directed by Jim Jarmusch
Title variation
Way of the Samurai
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A young African-American hitman, who goes by the nickname of Ghost Dog, reveres the Samurai code of ethics and honor. When a Mafia boss's daughter witnesses one of his assassinations, his position is compromised and he is targeted by his own organization. He is then faced with the problem of defending his life while honoring the ancient code of the Samurai
Cataloging source
ICrlFAR
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Robby Müller ; edited by Jay Rabinowitz ; music by RZA
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.G46 2000
PerformerNote
Forest Whitaker, John Tormey, Cliff Gorman, Henry Silva, Isaach de Bankolé, Tricia Vessey, Victor Argo, Gene Ruffini, Richard Portnow, Camille Winbush
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1928-
  • 1972-
  • 1950-
  • 1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Whitaker, Forest
  • Tormey, John
  • Gorman, Cliff
  • Silva, Henry
  • Bankolé, Isaach de
  • Vessey, Tricia
  • Argo, Victor
  • Ruffini, Gene
  • Portnow, Richard
  • Winbush, Camille
  • Guay, Richard A
  • Jarmusch, Jim
  • RZA
  • J.V.C. Company of America
  • Studio Canal+
  • B.A.C. Films
  • Pandora Film (Firm)
  • ARD Video (Firm)
  • Degeto Films (Firm)
  • Plywood
Runtime
116
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Assassins
  • Samurai
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Ghost dog : the way of the Samurai, JVC, Le Studio Canal+ and BAC Films present ; in association with Pandora Film and ARD/Degeto Film ; a Plywood production ; produced by Richard Guay & Jim Jarmusch ; written & directed by Jim Jarmusch, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1999
  • Includes isolated music score, three theatrical trailers, three TV spots, outtakes, Ghost dog: the odyssey featurette, music video for 'Cakes', and cast and crew biographies
  • "Enhanced for 16:9 televisions"--Container
Bar code
  • 31223128934099
  • 31223128934131
  • 31223111546975
  • 31223111546983
  • 31223128934107
  • 31223111546967
  • 31223128934081
  • 31223128934123
  • 31223111546900
  • 31223128934149
  • 31223128934156
  • 31223076442848
  • 31223111546942
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen format.
Extent
1 DVD (116 min.)
Isbn
9780784017418
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012236103523
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
10352
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD player required; Dolby digital 5.1; region 1
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Ghost dog : the way of the Samurai, JVC, Le Studio Canal+ and BAC Films present ; in association with Pandora Film and ARD/Degeto Film ; a Plywood production ; produced by Richard Guay & Jim Jarmusch ; written & directed by Jim Jarmusch, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1999
  • Includes isolated music score, three theatrical trailers, three TV spots, outtakes, Ghost dog: the odyssey featurette, music video for 'Cakes', and cast and crew biographies
  • "Enhanced for 16:9 televisions"--Container
Bar code
  • 31223128934099
  • 31223128934131
  • 31223111546975
  • 31223111546983
  • 31223128934107
  • 31223111546967
  • 31223128934081
  • 31223128934123
  • 31223111546900
  • 31223128934149
  • 31223128934156
  • 31223076442848
  • 31223111546942
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen format.
Extent
1 DVD (116 min.)
Isbn
9780784017418
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012236103523
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
10352
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD player required; Dolby digital 5.1; region 1
Video recording format
laserdisc

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