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The Resource Shichinin no samurai : The seven samurai, Toho Films ; produced by Shojiro Motoki ; directed by Akira Kurosawa ; written by Akira Kurosawa, Shinobu Hashimoto, Hideo Oguni, (videorecording)

Shichinin no samurai : The seven samurai, Toho Films ; produced by Shojiro Motoki ; directed by Akira Kurosawa ; written by Akira Kurosawa, Shinobu Hashimoto, Hideo Oguni, (videorecording)

Label
Shichinin no samurai : The seven samurai
Title
Shichinin no samurai
Title remainder
The seven samurai
Statement of responsibility
Toho Films ; produced by Shojiro Motoki ; directed by Akira Kurosawa ; written by Akira Kurosawa, Shinobu Hashimoto, Hideo Oguni
Title variation
Seven samurai
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • jpn
  • eng
  • jpn
Summary
A sixteenth-century Japanese farming community that has been victimized by bandits year after year hires seven unemployed samurai to help defend them
Member of
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
In Japanese with optional English subtitles
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.S55 2010
PerformerNote
Takashi Shimura, Toshiro Mifune, Yoshio Inaba, Seiji Miyaguchi
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1910-1998
  • 1905-1982
  • 1920-1997
  • 1920-1998
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kurosawa, Akira
  • Shimura, Takashi
  • Mifune, Toshirō
  • Inaba, Yoshio
Runtime
207
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
2
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Samurai
  • Farmers
  • Outlaws
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Shichinin no samurai : The seven samurai, Toho Films ; produced by Shojiro Motoki ; directed by Akira Kurosawa ; written by Akira Kurosawa, Shinobu Hashimoto, Hideo Oguni, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Features: audio commentaries, documentary on the making of Seven Samurai, My life in cinema - conversation between Akira Kurosawa and Nagisa Oshima, "Seven Samurai : origins and influences" documentary, theatrical trailers and teaser, gallery of rare posters and behind-the scenes and production stills, booklet (55 p.) featuring essays by Peter Cowie, Philip Kemp, Peggy Chiao, Alain Silver, Kenneth Turan, Stuart Galbraith, Arthur Penn, and Sidney Lumet and an interview with Toshiro Mifune
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1954
Bar code
  • 31223112715520
  • 31223112715553
  • 31223112716007
  • 31223112715538
  • 31223112824215
  • 31223112715561
  • 31223112716031
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
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
Special ed., high definition.
Extent
2 videodiscs (207 min.)
Lccn
be2010026899
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515054911
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
CC1877BD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
  • Blu-ray discs, DTS-HD Master Audio
  • These are Blu-ray discs made for Blu-ray disc players and will not play in standard DVD players
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
Shichinin no samurai : The seven samurai, Toho Films ; produced by Shojiro Motoki ; directed by Akira Kurosawa ; written by Akira Kurosawa, Shinobu Hashimoto, Hideo Oguni, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Features: audio commentaries, documentary on the making of Seven Samurai, My life in cinema - conversation between Akira Kurosawa and Nagisa Oshima, "Seven Samurai : origins and influences" documentary, theatrical trailers and teaser, gallery of rare posters and behind-the scenes and production stills, booklet (55 p.) featuring essays by Peter Cowie, Philip Kemp, Peggy Chiao, Alain Silver, Kenneth Turan, Stuart Galbraith, Arthur Penn, and Sidney Lumet and an interview with Toshiro Mifune
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1954
Bar code
  • 31223112715520
  • 31223112715553
  • 31223112716007
  • 31223112715538
  • 31223112824215
  • 31223112715561
  • 31223112716031
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
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
Special ed., high definition.
Extent
2 videodiscs (207 min.)
Lccn
be2010026899
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515054911
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
CC1877BD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
  • Blu-ray discs, DTS-HD Master Audio
  • These are Blu-ray discs made for Blu-ray disc players and will not play in standard DVD players
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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