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The Resource Le samouraï : The samurai, Prodis, Raymond Borderie et Eugène Lépicier présentent ; film de Jean-Pierre Melville

Le samouraï : The samurai, Prodis, Raymond Borderie et Eugène Lépicier présentent ; film de Jean-Pierre Melville

Label
Le samouraï : The samurai
Title
Le samouraï
Title remainder
The samurai
Statement of responsibility
Prodis, Raymond Borderie et Eugène Lépicier présentent ; film de Jean-Pierre Melville
Title variation
Samurai
Contributor
Actor
Composer
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Film producer
Interviewee
Presenter
Publisher
Writer of supplementary textual content
Subject
Genre
Language
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • fre
Summary
Jef Costello is a fedora and trench-coat wearing contract killer with samurai instincts. When Jef assassinates a nightclub owner, he finds himself confronted by a series of witnesses, who drop his perfect world into the hands of a persistent police investigator and Jef's shadowy employer, both of whom are determined to put an end to the career criminal
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Henri Decae ; editing, Monique Bonnot ; music, François de Roubaix
Language note
In French (Dolby digital mono) with optional English subtitles
PerformerNote
Alain Delon, François Périer, Nathalie Delon, Caty Rosier, Michel Boisrond
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1917-1973,
  • 1897-1982,
  • 1935-
  • 1941-
  • 1921-2002,
  • 1938-
  • 1948-
  • 1941-
  • 1948-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Melville, Jean-Pierre
  • Borderie, R.
  • Lépicier, Eugène,
  • Delon, Alain
  • Périer, François,
  • Delon, Nathalie
  • Rosier, Cathy,
  • Boisrond, Michel
  • Decae, Henri,
  • Bonnot, Monique,
  • Roubaix, François de,
  • Nogueira, Rui
  • Vincendeau, Ginette
  • Thomson, David
  • Woo, John
  • Société nouvelle Prodis,
  • Criterion Collection (Firm),
Runtime
105
Series statement
The Criterion collection
Series volume
306
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Assassins
  • Murder
  • Assassins
  • Murder
Technique
live action
Label
Le samouraï : The samurai, Prodis, Raymond Borderie et Eugène Lépicier présentent ; film de Jean-Pierre Melville
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a feature film in 1967
  • Special features: Authors on Melville (new video interviews with Jean-Pierre Melville historians Rui Nogueira (13 min.) and Ginette Vincendeau (19 min.)); The lineup (collection of excerpts from archival interviews with Melville and actors Alain Delon, Cathy Rosier, Nathalie Delon and François Périer (25 min.)); theatrical trailer (4 min.)
  • Booklet includes a new essay by film scholar David Thomson, a reprint of a tribute by filmmaker John Woo, and an excerpt on Le samouraï from Rui Nogueira's book Melville on Melville
  • Wide screen (1.85:1)
Accompanying material
1 booklet (27 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
61398182
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (105 min.)
Isbn
9780780030183
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Bates: Library's copy lacks accompanying booklet
Other control number
037429208526
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
SAM150
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)61398182
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1
Terms governing use
  • Bates: No public performance rights purchased; home, library, or classroom use only
  • Colby: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Le samouraï : The samurai, Prodis, Raymond Borderie et Eugène Lépicier présentent ; film de Jean-Pierre Melville
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a feature film in 1967
  • Special features: Authors on Melville (new video interviews with Jean-Pierre Melville historians Rui Nogueira (13 min.) and Ginette Vincendeau (19 min.)); The lineup (collection of excerpts from archival interviews with Melville and actors Alain Delon, Cathy Rosier, Nathalie Delon and François Périer (25 min.)); theatrical trailer (4 min.)
  • Booklet includes a new essay by film scholar David Thomson, a reprint of a tribute by filmmaker John Woo, and an excerpt on Le samouraï from Rui Nogueira's book Melville on Melville
  • Wide screen (1.85:1)
Accompanying material
1 booklet (27 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
61398182
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (105 min.)
Isbn
9780780030183
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Bates: Library's copy lacks accompanying booklet
Other control number
037429208526
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
SAM150
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)61398182
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1
Terms governing use
  • Bates: No public performance rights purchased; home, library, or classroom use only
  • Colby: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
Video recording format
DVD

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