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The Resource Harakiri, a Shochiku production ; produced by Tatsuo Hosoya ; screenplay by Shinobu Hashimoto ; directed by Masaki Kobayashi, (videorecording)

Harakiri, a Shochiku production ; produced by Tatsuo Hosoya ; screenplay by Shinobu Hashimoto ; directed by Masaki Kobayashi, (videorecording)

Label
Harakiri
Title
Harakiri
Statement of responsibility
a Shochiku production ; produced by Tatsuo Hosoya ; screenplay by Shinobu Hashimoto ; directed by Masaki Kobayashi
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • jpn
  • eng
  • jpn
Summary
An unemployed samurai in seventeenth-century Japan visits a feudal lord threatening harakiri in the hope that he will be employed, but his request is denied and the warrior is honor-bound to carry out the ritual suicide
Member of
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Seppuku (Motion picture)
Credits note
Cinematography, Yoshio Miyajima ; music, Toru Takemitsu
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
  • In Japanese with English subtitles
  • Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997.S47
LC item number
S47 2005
PerformerNote
Tatsuya Nakadai, Shima Iwashita, Akira Ishihama, Yoshio Inaba, Tetsuro Tamba, Masao Mishima, Ichiro Nakaya, Kei Sato
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1916-1996
  • 1918-2018
  • 1932-
  • 1941-
  • 1924-2004
  • 1935-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kobayashi, Masaki
  • Hashimoto, Shinobu
  • Nakadai, Tatsuya
  • Iwashita, Shima
  • Takemitsu, Tōru
  • Takiguchi, Yasuhiko
  • Ishihama, Akira
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
  • Shōchiku Kabushiki Kaisha
Runtime
133
Series statement
Criterion collection DVD videodiscs
Series volume
302
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Takiguchi, Yasuhiko
  • Seppuku
  • Suicide
  • Feature films
  • Samurai
  • Motion pictures, Japanese
  • Foreign films
  • Film adaptations
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Harakiri, a Shochiku production ; produced by Tatsuo Hosoya ; screenplay by Shinobu Hashimoto ; directed by Masaki Kobayashi, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Features: interviews with Tatsuya Nakadai, Shinobu Hashimoto, introduction by Donald Richie, essay by Joan Mellen, theatrical trailer, poster gallery
  • Based on a novel by Yasuhiko Takiguchi
  • Originally released as motion picture in 1962
Bar code
  • 31223106003602
  • 31223106003636
  • 31223106003610
  • 31223106003644
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (133 min.)
Isbn
9780780030060
Lccn
be2005015337
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
037429207321
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
HAR110
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVDs, Dolby digital mono
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Harakiri, a Shochiku production ; produced by Tatsuo Hosoya ; screenplay by Shinobu Hashimoto ; directed by Masaki Kobayashi, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Features: interviews with Tatsuya Nakadai, Shinobu Hashimoto, introduction by Donald Richie, essay by Joan Mellen, theatrical trailer, poster gallery
  • Based on a novel by Yasuhiko Takiguchi
  • Originally released as motion picture in 1962
Bar code
  • 31223106003602
  • 31223106003636
  • 31223106003610
  • 31223106003644
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (133 min.)
Isbn
9780780030060
Lccn
be2005015337
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
037429207321
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
HAR110
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVDs, Dolby digital mono
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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