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The Resource Tengoku to jigoku : High and low, Janus Films ; Toho Co., Ltd. ; a Toho-Kurosawa Production ; produced by Tomoyuki Tanaka and Ryuzo Kikushima ; written by Hideo Oguni, Eijiro Hisaita, Ryuzo Kikushima, and Akira Kurosawa ; directed by Akira Kurosawa

Tengoku to jigoku : High and low, Janus Films ; Toho Co., Ltd. ; a Toho-Kurosawa Production ; produced by Tomoyuki Tanaka and Ryuzo Kikushima ; written by Hideo Oguni, Eijiro Hisaita, Ryuzo Kikushima, and Akira Kurosawa ; directed by Akira Kurosawa

Label
Tengoku to jigoku : High and low
Title
Tengoku to jigoku
Title remainder
High and low
Statement of responsibility
Janus Films ; Toho Co., Ltd. ; a Toho-Kurosawa Production ; produced by Tomoyuki Tanaka and Ryuzo Kikushima ; written by Hideo Oguni, Eijiro Hisaita, Ryuzo Kikushima, and Akira Kurosawa ; directed by Akira Kurosawa
Title variation
  • High and low
  • 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
A complex crime thriller in which the son of a chauffer is kidnapped, mistake as the son of the chauffer's employer, a wealthy shoe manufacturer. A moral dilemma. Should the wealthy man pay the ransom anyway and risk losing his financial position?
Member of
Cataloging source
NDD
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography by Asakazu Nakai and Takao Saito ; music by Masaru Sato
Language note
In Japanese with optional subtitles in English
PerformerNote
Toshiro Mifune, Tatsuya Nakadai, Kyoko Kagawa, Tatsuya Mihashi, Isao Kimura, Kenjiro Ishiyama, Takeshi Kato, Takashi Shimura, Jun Tazaki, Nobuo Nakamura, Yunosuke Ito, Tsutomu Yamazaki, Minoru Chiaki, Eijiro Tono, Yutaka Sada
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1910-1997,
  • 1914-1989,
  • 1904-1996,
  • 1898-1976,
  • 1910-1998,
  • 1920-1997,
  • 1932-
  • 1923-2004,
  • 1923-1981,
  • 1929-2015,
  • 1905-1982,
  • 1908-1991,
  • 1936-
  • 1917-1999,
  • 1907-1994,
  • 1928-1999,
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Tanaka, Tomoyuki
  • Kikushima, Ryūzō
  • Oguni, Hideo
  • Hisaita, Eijirō
  • Kurosawa, Akira
  • Mifune, Toshirō
  • Nakadai, Tatsuya
  • Kagawa, Kyōko,
  • Mihashi, Tatsuya
  • Kimura, Isao
  • Katō, Takeshi
  • Shimura, Takashi
  • Nakamura, Nobuo
  • Ito, Yūnosuke,
  • Yamazaki, Tsutomu
  • Chiaki, Minoru
  • Tōno, Eijirō
  • Satō, Masaru
  • Tōhō Kabushiki Kaisha
  • Kurosawa Purodakushon
  • Janus Films
Runtime
143
Series statement
  • AK100 ; disc 21
  • 25 films by Akira Kurosawa
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Motion pictures, Japanese
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Tengoku to jigoku : High and low, Janus Films ; Toho Co., Ltd. ; a Toho-Kurosawa Production ; produced by Tomoyuki Tanaka and Ryuzo Kikushima ; written by Hideo Oguni, Eijiro Hisaita, Ryuzo Kikushima, and Akira Kurosawa ; directed by Akira Kurosawa
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Credits from English subtitles and book which accompanies set
  • Videodisc release of the 1963 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: AK100D21
  • Criterion Collection: CC1858D (set)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
476336392
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen
Extent
1 videodisc (143 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
  • AK100D21
  • 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
Tengoku to jigoku : High and low, Janus Films ; Toho Co., Ltd. ; a Toho-Kurosawa Production ; produced by Tomoyuki Tanaka and Ryuzo Kikushima ; written by Hideo Oguni, Eijiro Hisaita, Ryuzo Kikushima, and Akira Kurosawa ; directed by Akira Kurosawa
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Credits from English subtitles and book which accompanies set
  • Videodisc release of the 1963 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: AK100D21
  • Criterion Collection: CC1858D (set)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
476336392
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen
Extent
1 videodisc (143 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
  • AK100D21
  • 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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