The Resource Ran

Ran

Label
Ran
Title
Ran
Title variation
War
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • jpn
  • eng
  • jpn
Summary
In 16th century Japan, an aging ruler attempts to divide his kingdom among his three sons. They turn against each other and betray their father, triggering events that ultimately shatter the kingdom, destroy the family, and drive their father insane. Based on Shakespeare's King Lear
Cataloging source
LTP
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photography, Takao Saito, Masaharu Ueda; music, Toru Takemitsu ; English adaptation, Anne Brav
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
  • MPAA rating: R
  • MPAA rating: R
Language note
Japanese dialogue, English subtitles
PerformerNote
Tatsuya Nakadai, Akira Terao, Jinpachi Nezu, Daisuke Ryu, Mieko Harada, Yoshiko Miyazaki
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1910-1998
  • 1904-1996
  • 1920-1989
  • 1932-
  • 1947-2016
  • 1958-
  • 1958-
  • 1564-1616
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kurosawa, Akira
  • Silberman, Serge
  • Hara, Masato
  • Oguni, Hideo
  • Ide, Masato
  • Nakadai, Tatsuya
  • Terao, Akira
  • Nezu, Jinpachi
  • Ryu, Daisuke
  • Harada, Mieko
  • Miyazaki, Yoshiko
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Herald Ace Inc
  • Nippon Herald Films
  • Greenwich Film Production S.A
  • Wellspring Media
Runtime
160
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shoguns
  • Japan
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Ran
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • DVD release of a 1985 motion picture
  • Special features: Audio commentary by film historian Stephen Prince and producer Peter Grilli; production notes; restoration demo; filmography of Akira Kurosawa; trailers
  • "Non-Latin script record."
Bar code
  • 31223125814633
  • 31223125814518
  • 31223125814484
  • 31223125814492
  • 31223125814500
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Masterworks ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (160 min.)
Isbn
9780794203368
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
720917536729
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
FLV5367
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)991969523
System details
DVD, 1.85 anamorphic 16x9 widescreen; Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround and 2.0 mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Ran
Publication
Note
  • DVD release of a 1985 motion picture
  • Special features: Audio commentary by film historian Stephen Prince and producer Peter Grilli; production notes; restoration demo; filmography of Akira Kurosawa; trailers
  • "Non-Latin script record."
Bar code
  • 31223125814633
  • 31223125814518
  • 31223125814484
  • 31223125814492
  • 31223125814500
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Masterworks ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (160 min.)
Isbn
9780794203368
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
720917536729
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
FLV5367
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)991969523
System details
DVD, 1.85 anamorphic 16x9 widescreen; Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround and 2.0 mono
Video recording format
DVD

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