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The Resource The barbarian and the geisha, Twentieth Century-Fox presents a Cinemascope picture ; screenplay by Charles Grayson ; story by Ellis St. Joseph ; produced by Eugene Frenke ; directed by John Huston

The barbarian and the geisha, Twentieth Century-Fox presents a Cinemascope picture ; screenplay by Charles Grayson ; story by Ellis St. Joseph ; produced by Eugene Frenke ; directed by John Huston

Label
The barbarian and the geisha
Title
The barbarian and the geisha
Statement of responsibility
Twentieth Century-Fox presents a Cinemascope picture ; screenplay by Charles Grayson ; story by Ellis St. Joseph ; produced by Eugene Frenke ; directed by John Huston
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • fre
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
"In 1856, an American diplomat embarks on a trade mission to negotiate with the hostile Japanese government. Neither threats, discomfort, nor even a beautiful geisha can stand in his way as he goes about his formidable task"--Container
Cataloging source
RBN
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Charles G. Clarke ; film editor, Stuart Gilmore ; music, Hugo Friedhofer
Language note
  • Blu-ray: in English, French, or Spanish with optional English (for the deaf and hard of hearing) or Spanish subtitles
  • DVD: in English, French, or Spanish with optional English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
John Wayne, Eiko Ando, Sam Jaffe, So Yamamura
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1903-1973
  • 1906-1987
  • 1907-1979
  • 1891-1984
  • 1910-2000
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Grayson, Charles
  • St. Joseph, Ellis
  • Frenke, Eugen
  • Huston, John
  • Wayne, John
  • Ando, Eiko
  • Jaffe, Sam
  • Yamamura, Sō
  • Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
  • Cinemascope (Firm)
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
105
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Harris, Townsend
  • Diplomats
  • Geishas
  • United States
  • Japan
Technique
live action
Label
The barbarian and the geisha, Twentieth Century-Fox presents a Cinemascope picture ; screenplay by Charles Grayson ; story by Ellis St. Joseph ; produced by Eugene Frenke ; directed by John Huston
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1958
  • Special features: photo gallery; original theatrical trailer; Movietone news (Barbarian's geisha here for premiere; Barbarian and geisha rates critical raves; Paris and Milan premieres (partial French audio with English subtitles); Milan premier (no audio))
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
806972177
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (105 min. each)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543799009
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)806972177
System details
  • Blu-ray disc, region A; widescreen format (2.35:1 aspect ratio); 4.0 DTS-HD master audio (English), mono (French, Spanish); requires a Blu-ray player
  • DVD, NTSC, region 1; widescreen format (2.35:1 aspect ratio); Dolby digital 4.0 surround (English), mono (French, Spanish)
Terms governing use
Bates: No public performance rights purchased ; home, library, or classroom use only
Video recording format
  • Blu-ray disc
  • DVD
Label
The barbarian and the geisha, Twentieth Century-Fox presents a Cinemascope picture ; screenplay by Charles Grayson ; story by Ellis St. Joseph ; produced by Eugene Frenke ; directed by John Huston
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1958
  • Special features: photo gallery; original theatrical trailer; Movietone news (Barbarian's geisha here for premiere; Barbarian and geisha rates critical raves; Paris and Milan premieres (partial French audio with English subtitles); Milan premier (no audio))
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
806972177
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (105 min. each)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543799009
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)806972177
System details
  • Blu-ray disc, region A; widescreen format (2.35:1 aspect ratio); 4.0 DTS-HD master audio (English), mono (French, Spanish); requires a Blu-ray player
  • DVD, NTSC, region 1; widescreen format (2.35:1 aspect ratio); Dolby digital 4.0 surround (English), mono (French, Spanish)
Terms governing use
Bates: No public performance rights purchased ; home, library, or classroom use only
Video recording format
  • Blu-ray disc
  • DVD

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