The Resource Ghost in the shell, based on the manga by Shirow Masamune ; produced by Kodansha in association with Bandai Visual and Manga Entertainment ; producers, Yoshimasa Mizuo ... [et al.] ; screenplay, Kazunori Ito ; director Mamoru Oshii, (videorecording)

Ghost in the shell, based on the manga by Shirow Masamune ; produced by Kodansha in association with Bandai Visual and Manga Entertainment ; producers, Yoshimasa Mizuo ... [et al.] ; screenplay, Kazunori Ito ; director Mamoru Oshii, (videorecording)

Label
Ghost in the shell
Title
Ghost in the shell
Statement of responsibility
based on the manga by Shirow Masamune ; produced by Kodansha in association with Bandai Visual and Manga Entertainment ; producers, Yoshimasa Mizuo ... [et al.] ; screenplay, Kazunori Ito ; director Mamoru Oshii
Contributor
Animator
Composer
Director
Film editor
Performer
Producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • jpn
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
In a world caught in the grip of information overload, Major Kusanagi is an elite officer and heavily modified cybernetic agent. She is on the trail of a computer-criminal who turns people into human marionettes, controlled by computer. She discovers that his true identity lies at the center of a vast and lethal political conspiracy
Member of
Awards note
Winner 1997 World Animation celebration awards, 'Best theatrical feature film' & 'Best director of a theatrical feature film'
Cataloging source
UAP
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Kōkaku kidōtai (Motion picture)
Credits note
Animation director, Toshihiko Nishikubo ; editor, Shūichi Kakesu ; music, Kenji Kawai
Dewey number
  • 791.437
  • 791.4334
Intended audience
Unrated. Suggested 17+ for graphic violence, language, and brief nudity. Parental discretion advised
Language note
  • Closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired
  • In dubbed English or Japanese, with optional English subtitles
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.K6513 1998
PerformerNote
  • Atsuko Tanaka, Akio Ohtsuka, Tamio Oki, Iemasa Kayumi, Koichi Yamadera, Tessho Genda
  • Voice (English version): Richard George, Mimi Woods, William Frederick, Abe Lasser
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  • 1954-
  • 1962-
  • 1959 Nov. 24-
  • 1928-
  • 1933-
  • 1961-
  • 1948-
  • 1947-
  • 1957-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Mizuo, Yoshimasa
  • Oshii, Mamoru
  • Nishikubo, Toshihiko
  • Itō, Kazunori
  • Tanaka, Atsuko
  • Ōtsuka, Akio
  • Ōki, Tamio
  • Kayumi, Iemasa
  • Yamadera, Kōichi
  • Genda, Tetsuyô
  • Epcar, Richard
  • Woods, Mimi
  • Frederick, William
  • Lasser, Abe
  • Kakesu, Shūichi
  • Kawai, Kenji
  • Shirow, Masamune
  • Kōdansha
  • Bandai Bijuaru Kabushiki Gaisha
  • Manga Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
82
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  • Shirow, Masamune
  • Cyborgs
  • Hackers
  • Conspiracies
  • Graphic novels
  • Animated films
Technique
animation
Label
Ghost in the shell, based on the manga by Shirow Masamune ; produced by Kodansha in association with Bandai Visual and Manga Entertainment ; producers, Yoshimasa Mizuo ... [et al.] ; screenplay, Kazunori Ito ; director Mamoru Oshii, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the manga by Masamune Shirow
  • Japanese version originally produced as a motion picture in 1995 ; English dubbed version produced in 1998
  • Special features include: The making of Ghost in the shell (30 min.) ; interactive menus ; production report
Bar code
31223130145106
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
Extent
1 videodisc (82 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
013138502698
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 800-635-529-2
  • M5529-2
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)40095742
System details
DVD ; NTSC, region 1 ; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround (English), Pro Logic surround sound (Japanese) ; wide screen version presented in a matted format preserving the 1.85:1 aspect ration of the original theatrical released, enhanced for widescreen (16x9) televisions ; digitally remastered
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Ghost in the shell, based on the manga by Shirow Masamune ; produced by Kodansha in association with Bandai Visual and Manga Entertainment ; producers, Yoshimasa Mizuo ... [et al.] ; screenplay, Kazunori Ito ; director Mamoru Oshii, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the manga by Masamune Shirow
  • Japanese version originally produced as a motion picture in 1995 ; English dubbed version produced in 1998
  • Special features include: The making of Ghost in the shell (30 min.) ; interactive menus ; production report
Bar code
31223130145106
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
Extent
1 videodisc (82 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
013138502698
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 800-635-529-2
  • M5529-2
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)40095742
System details
DVD ; NTSC, region 1 ; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround (English), Pro Logic surround sound (Japanese) ; wide screen version presented in a matted format preserving the 1.85:1 aspect ration of the original theatrical released, enhanced for widescreen (16x9) televisions ; digitally remastered
Video recording format
DVD

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