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The Resource Shichinin no samurai : Seven samurai, Janus Films ; Toho Co., Ltd. ; produced by Sojiro Motoki ; screenplay by Akira Kurosawa, Shinobu Hashimoto, Hideo Oguni ; directed by Akira Kurosawa

Shichinin no samurai : Seven samurai, Janus Films ; Toho Co., Ltd. ; produced by Sojiro Motoki ; screenplay by Akira Kurosawa, Shinobu Hashimoto, Hideo Oguni ; directed by Akira Kurosawa

Label
Shichinin no samurai : Seven samurai
Title
Shichinin no samurai
Title remainder
Seven samurai
Statement of responsibility
Janus Films ; Toho Co., Ltd. ; produced by Sojiro Motoki ; screenplay by Akira Kurosawa, Shinobu Hashimoto, Hideo Oguni ; directed by Akira Kurosawa
Title variation
  • Seven samurai
  • 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
Sixteenth-century villagers hire the eponymous warriors to protect them from invading bandits. This gripping three-hour ride is one of the most beloved movie epics of all time
Member of
Cataloging source
NDD
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography by Asakazu Nakai ; music by Fumio Hayasaka
Language note
In Japanese with optional subtitles in English
PerformerNote
Toshiro Mifune, Takashi Shimura, Keiko Tsushima, Yukiko Shimazaki, Kamatari Fujiwara, Daisuke Kato, Isao Kimura, Minoru Chiaki, Seiji Miyaguchi, Bokuzen Hidari, Yoshio Inaba, Yoshio Tsuchiya
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1910-1998,
  • 1918-2018,
  • 1904-1996,
  • 1920-1997,
  • 1905-1982,
  • 1926-2012,
  • 1931-
  • 1905-1985,
  • 1911-1975,
  • 1923-1981,
  • 1917-1999,
  • 1913-1985,
  • 1894-1971,
  • 1920-1998,
  • 1927-2017,
  • 1914-1955,
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Motoki, Sōjirō,
  • Kurosawa, Akira
  • Hashimoto, Shinobu
  • Oguni, Hideo
  • Mifune, Toshirō
  • Shimura, Takashi
  • Tsushima, Keiko
  • Shimazaki, Yukiko
  • Fujiwara, Kamatari
  • Katō, Daisuke
  • Kimura, Isao
  • Chiaki, Minoru
  • Miyaguchi, Seiji
  • Hidari, Bokuzen
  • Inaba, Yoshio
  • Tsuchiya, Yoshio
  • Hayasaka, Fumio
  • Tōhō Kabushiki Kaisha
  • Janus Films
Runtime
207
Series statement
  • AK100 ; disc 13
  • 25 films by Akira Kurosawa
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Motion pictures, Japanese
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Shichinin no samurai : Seven samurai, Janus Films ; Toho Co., Ltd. ; produced by Sojiro Motoki ; screenplay by Akira Kurosawa, Shinobu Hashimoto, Hideo Oguni ; directed by Akira Kurosawa
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Credits from English subtitles and book which accompanies set
  • Videodisc release of the 1954 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: AK100D13
  • 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
476227439
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen
Extent
1 videodisc (207 min.)
Isbn
9781604652260
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515052016
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
  • AK100D13
  • 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
Shichinin no samurai : Seven samurai, Janus Films ; Toho Co., Ltd. ; produced by Sojiro Motoki ; screenplay by Akira Kurosawa, Shinobu Hashimoto, Hideo Oguni ; directed by Akira Kurosawa
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Credits from English subtitles and book which accompanies set
  • Videodisc release of the 1954 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: AK100D13
  • 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
476227439
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen
Extent
1 videodisc (207 min.)
Isbn
9781604652260
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515052016
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
  • AK100D13
  • 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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