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The Resource Shichinin no samurai : Seven samurai, a Janus Films release ; Tōhō Kabushiki Kaisha ; Motoki Sōjirō seisaku ; Kurosawa Akira kyakuhon, [with] Hashimoto Shinobu, Oguni Hideo ; kantoku Kurosawa Akira, (videorecording)

Shichinin no samurai : Seven samurai, a Janus Films release ; Tōhō Kabushiki Kaisha ; Motoki Sōjirō seisaku ; Kurosawa Akira kyakuhon, [with] Hashimoto Shinobu, Oguni Hideo ; kantoku Kurosawa Akira, (videorecording)

Label
Shichinin no samurai : Seven samurai
Title
Shichinin no samurai
Title remainder
Seven samurai
Statement of responsibility
a Janus Films release ; Tōhō Kabushiki Kaisha ; Motoki Sōjirō seisaku ; Kurosawa Akira kyakuhon, [with] Hashimoto Shinobu, Oguni Hideo ; kantoku Kurosawa Akira
Title variation
  • Seven samurai
  • Akira Kurosawa's seven samurai
  • Magnificent Seven
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • jpn
  • eng
  • jpn
  • jpn
Summary
In 16th century Japan, desperate villagers, with a dirty little secret, hire seven warriors to defend their lives and homes against a band of merciless, roaming bandits. Includes the original US theatrical trailer and running audio commentary by Michael Jeck
Member of
Cataloging source
NUI
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photography, Asaichi Nakai ; editor, Hiroshi Nezu ; music, Fumio Hayasaka ; historical research, Kōhei Ezaki... [et al.]
Language note
Japanese dialogue, optional English subtitles
PerformerNote
Toshirō Mifune, Takashi Shimura, Tsushima Keiko, Yukiko Shimazaki, Kamatari Fujiwara, Daisuke Katō, Isao Kimura, Minoru Chiaki, Seiji Miyaguchi
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1910-1998
  • 1918-2018
  • 1904-1996
  • 1920-1997
  • 1905-1982
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Motoki, Sōjirō
  • Kurosawa, Akira
  • Hashimoto, Shinobu
  • Oguni, Hideo
  • Mifune, Toshirō
  • Shimura, Takashi
  • Jeck, Michael C
  • Tōhō Kabushiki Kaisha
  • Classic Collection (Firm)
  • Janus Films
  • Home Vision (Firm)
Runtime
211
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
2
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Samurai films
  • Japan
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Shichinin no samurai : Seven samurai, a Janus Films release ; Tōhō Kabushiki Kaisha ; Motoki Sōjirō seisaku ; Kurosawa Akira kyakuhon, [with] Hashimoto Shinobu, Oguni Hideo ; kantoku Kurosawa Akira, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1954
  • "A joint venture between Janus Films and Home Vision Cinema"--Container
Accompanying material
1 viewer guide ([4] p. : ill. ; 19 cm.)
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
44251694
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (211 min.) ;
Isbn
9780780020689
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
SEV040
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; Dolby digital, mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Shichinin no samurai : Seven samurai, a Janus Films release ; Tōhō Kabushiki Kaisha ; Motoki Sōjirō seisaku ; Kurosawa Akira kyakuhon, [with] Hashimoto Shinobu, Oguni Hideo ; kantoku Kurosawa Akira, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1954
  • "A joint venture between Janus Films and Home Vision Cinema"--Container
Accompanying material
1 viewer guide ([4] p. : ill. ; 19 cm.)
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
44251694
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (211 min.) ;
Isbn
9780780020689
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
SEV040
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; Dolby digital, mono
Video recording format
DVD

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