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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
Presenter
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • fre
Summary
"Jef Costello [is] a contract killer with samurai instincts. After carrying out a flawlessly planned hit, Jef finds himself caught between a persistent police investigator and a ruthless employer, and not even his armor of fedora and trench coat can protect him"--Container
Member of
Cataloging source
UOK
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Henri Decae ; editor, 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,
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,
  • 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 released as a feature film in 1967
  • Wide screen (1.85:1)
  • Accompanying insert includes the essays Death in white gloves by film scholar David Thomson and The Melville style by filmmaker John Woo (from Cahiers du cinéma); and the interview Melville on Le samouraï (by Rui Nogueira, from his book Melville on Melville)
  • Special features: Authors on Melville (interviews from 2005 with Jean-Pierre Melville historians Rui Nogueira and Ginette Vincendeau); The lineup (a collection of excerpts from archival interviews (1967-1982) with Melville and actors Alain Delon, Nathalie Delon , Cathy Rosier, and François Périer); Melville-Delon : d'honneur et de nuit" (short documentary about the friendship of the director and actor, directed by Olivier Bohler; 2011); theatrical trailer
Accompanying material
1 insert (25 pages : color 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
1012401712
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD special edition
Extent
1 videodisc (105 min.)
Isbn
9781681433820
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515206716
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
CC2833D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)1012401712
System details
DVD, NTSC; region 1
Terms governing use
Bates: No public performance rights purchased; home, library, 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 released as a feature film in 1967
  • Wide screen (1.85:1)
  • Accompanying insert includes the essays Death in white gloves by film scholar David Thomson and The Melville style by filmmaker John Woo (from Cahiers du cinéma); and the interview Melville on Le samouraï (by Rui Nogueira, from his book Melville on Melville)
  • Special features: Authors on Melville (interviews from 2005 with Jean-Pierre Melville historians Rui Nogueira and Ginette Vincendeau); The lineup (a collection of excerpts from archival interviews (1967-1982) with Melville and actors Alain Delon, Nathalie Delon , Cathy Rosier, and François Périer); Melville-Delon : d'honneur et de nuit" (short documentary about the friendship of the director and actor, directed by Olivier Bohler; 2011); theatrical trailer
Accompanying material
1 insert (25 pages : color 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
1012401712
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD special edition
Extent
1 videodisc (105 min.)
Isbn
9781681433820
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515206716
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
CC2833D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)1012401712
System details
DVD, NTSC; region 1
Terms governing use
Bates: No public performance rights purchased; home, library, or classroom use only
Video recording format
DVD

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