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The Resource Kumonosu-jō : Throne of blood, Janus Films ; [a Toho production] ; produced by Kurosawa Akira, Motoki Sojiro ; written by Kurosawa Akira, Hashimoto Shinobu, Kikushima Ryuzo, and Oguni Hideo ; directed by Kurosawa Akira

Kumonosu-jō : Throne of blood, Janus Films ; [a Toho production] ; produced by Kurosawa Akira, Motoki Sojiro ; written by Kurosawa Akira, Hashimoto Shinobu, Kikushima Ryuzo, and Oguni Hideo ; directed by Kurosawa Akira

Label
Kumonosu-jō : Throne of blood
Title
Kumonosu-jō
Title remainder
Throne of blood
Statement of responsibility
Janus Films ; [a Toho production] ; produced by Kurosawa Akira, Motoki Sojiro ; written by Kurosawa Akira, Hashimoto Shinobu, Kikushima Ryuzo, and Oguni Hideo ; directed by Kurosawa Akira
Title variation
  • Throne of blood
  • AK100 : 25 films by Akira Kurosawa
  • Twenty-five films by Akira Kurosawa
Contributor
Actor
Composer
Director
Producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • jpn
  • eng
  • jpn
  • jpn
Summary
Reimagines Macbeth in feudal Japan. Starring Kurosawa's longtime collaborator Toshiro Mifune and the legendary Isuzu Yamada as his ruthless wife, the film tells of a valiant warrior's savage rise to power and his ignominious fall
Member of
Cataloging source
NDD
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photographed by Nakai Asaichi ; music by Sato Masaru
Language note
In Japanese with optional subtitles in English
PerformerNote
Mifune Toshiro, Yamada Isuzu, Shimura Takashi, Kubo Akira, Tachikawa Yoichi, Chiaki Minoru, Sasaki Takamaru, Naniwa Chieko, Kimura Isao, Miyaguchi Seija
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1910-1998,
  • 1918-2018,
  • 1914-1989,
  • 1904-1996,
  • 1920-1997,
  • 1917-2012,
  • 1905-1982,
  • 1917-1999,
  • 1923-1981,
  • 1913-1985,
  • 1928-1999,
  • 1564-1616
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kurosawa, Akira
  • Motoki, Sōjirō,
  • Hashimoto, Shinobu
  • Kikushima, Ryūzō
  • Oguni, Hideo
  • Mifune, Toshirō
  • Yamada, Isuzu
  • Shimura, Takashi
  • Kubo, Akira,
  • Chiaki, Minoru
  • Ochiai, Saburō,
  • Naniwa, Chieko,
  • Kimura, Isao
  • Miyaguchi, Seiji
  • Satō, Masaru
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Tōhō Kabushiki Kaisha
  • Janus Films
Runtime
109
Series statement
  • AK100 ; disc 15
  • 25 films by Akira Kurosawa
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Motion pictures, Japanese
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Kumonosu-jō : Throne of blood, Janus Films ; [a Toho production] ; produced by Kurosawa Akira, Motoki Sojiro ; written by Kurosawa Akira, Hashimoto Shinobu, Kikushima Ryuzo, and Oguni Hideo ; directed by Kurosawa Akira
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Credits from English subtitles and book which accompanies set
  • After Shakespeare's Macbeth
  • Videodisc release of the 1957 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: AK100D15
  • Criterion Collection: CC1858D (set)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
476253791
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen
Extent
1 videodisc (109 min.)
Isbn
9781604652260
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
  • AK100D15
  • 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
Kumonosu-jō : Throne of blood, Janus Films ; [a Toho production] ; produced by Kurosawa Akira, Motoki Sojiro ; written by Kurosawa Akira, Hashimoto Shinobu, Kikushima Ryuzo, and Oguni Hideo ; directed by Kurosawa Akira
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Credits from English subtitles and book which accompanies set
  • After Shakespeare's Macbeth
  • Videodisc release of the 1957 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: AK100D15
  • Criterion Collection: CC1858D (set)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
476253791
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen
Extent
1 videodisc (109 min.)
Isbn
9781604652260
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
  • AK100D15
  • 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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