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The Resource Kagemusha : (the shadow warrior), Janus Films ; 20th Century Fox ; Toho Films and Kurosawa Productions ; produced by Akira Kurosawa and Tomoyuki Tanaka ; international version produced by Francis Ford Coppola, George Lucas ; screenplay by Akira Kurosawa, Masato Ide ; directed by Akira Kurosawa

Kagemusha : (the shadow warrior), Janus Films ; 20th Century Fox ; Toho Films and Kurosawa Productions ; produced by Akira Kurosawa and Tomoyuki Tanaka ; international version produced by Francis Ford Coppola, George Lucas ; screenplay by Akira Kurosawa, Masato Ide ; directed by Akira Kurosawa

Label
Kagemusha : (the shadow warrior)
Title
Kagemusha
Title remainder
(the shadow warrior)
Statement of responsibility
Janus Films ; 20th Century Fox ; Toho Films and Kurosawa Productions ; produced by Akira Kurosawa and Tomoyuki Tanaka ; international version produced by Francis Ford Coppola, George Lucas ; screenplay by Akira Kurosawa, Masato Ide ; directed by Akira Kurosawa
Title variation
  • Shadow warrior
  • AK100: 25 films by Akira Kurosawa
  • Twenty-five films by Akira Kurosawa
Contributor
Actor
Composer
Director
Producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • jpn
  • eng
  • jpn
Summary
In his late, color masterpiece, Akira Kurosawa returns to the samurai film and to a primary theme of his career: the play between illusion and reality. Sumptuously reconstructing the splendor of feudal Japan and the pageantry of war, Kurosawa creates a meditation on the nature of power
Member of
Cataloging source
NDD
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography by Takao Saito and Masahura Ueda ; music by Shinichiro Ikebe
Language note
In Japanese with optional subtitles in English
PerformerNote
Tatsuya Nakadai, Tsutomu Yamazaki, Kenichi Hagiwara, Jinpachi Nezu, Hideji Otaki, Daisuke Ryu, Masayuki Yui, Kaori Momoi, Mitsuko Baisho, Takashi Shimura, Kamatari Fujiwara
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1910-1998,
  • 1910-1997,
  • 1939-
  • 1944-
  • 1920-1989,
  • 1932-
  • 1936-
  • 1950-2019,
  • 1947-2016,
  • 1947-
  • 1905-1982,
  • 1905-1985,
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kurosawa, Akira
  • Tanaka, Tomoyuki
  • Coppola, Francis Ford
  • Lucas, George
  • Ide, Masato
  • Nakadai, Tatsuya
  • Yamazaki, Tsutomu
  • Hagiwara, Ken'ichi
  • Nezu, Jinpachi
  • Ryu, Daisuke,
  • Yui, Masayuki
  • Momoi, Kaori,
  • Baishō, Mitsuko,
  • Shimura, Takashi
  • Fujiwara, Kamatari
  • Ikebe, Shin'ichirō,
  • Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
  • Tōhō Kabushiki Kaisha
  • Kurosawa Purodakushon
  • Janus Films
Series statement
  • AK100 ; disc 24
  • 25 films by Akira Kurosawa
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Motion pictures, Japanese
Label
Kagemusha : (the shadow warrior), Janus Films ; 20th Century Fox ; Toho Films and Kurosawa Productions ; produced by Akira Kurosawa and Tomoyuki Tanaka ; international version produced by Francis Ford Coppola, George Lucas ; screenplay by Akira Kurosawa, Masato Ide ; directed by Akira Kurosawa
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Credits from English subtitles and book which accompanies set
  • Videodisc release of the 1980 motion picture
  • Issued as part of the box set "AK100: 25 films" / by Akira Kurosawa with book (96 p. : ill. ; 19 x 31 cm.) shelved separately in Audio (PN1998.3.K87
  • Criterion Collection: AK100D24
  • Criterion Collection: CC1858D (set)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
476761505
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen
Extent
1 videodisc (180 min.)
Isbn
9781604652260
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • AK100D24
  • CC1858D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format
Terms governing use
Bates: No public performance rights purchased; home, library, or classroom use only
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Kagemusha : (the shadow warrior), Janus Films ; 20th Century Fox ; Toho Films and Kurosawa Productions ; produced by Akira Kurosawa and Tomoyuki Tanaka ; international version produced by Francis Ford Coppola, George Lucas ; screenplay by Akira Kurosawa, Masato Ide ; directed by Akira Kurosawa
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Credits from English subtitles and book which accompanies set
  • Videodisc release of the 1980 motion picture
  • Issued as part of the box set "AK100: 25 films" / by Akira Kurosawa with book (96 p. : ill. ; 19 x 31 cm.) shelved separately in Audio (PN1998.3.K87
  • Criterion Collection: AK100D24
  • Criterion Collection: CC1858D (set)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
476761505
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen
Extent
1 videodisc (180 min.)
Isbn
9781604652260
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • AK100D24
  • CC1858D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format
Terms governing use
Bates: No public performance rights purchased; home, library, or classroom use only
Video recording format
DVD

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