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The Resource Throne of blood, Janus Films ; Toho Company ; producers, Akira Kurosawa, Sojiro Motoki ; screenplay by Hideo Oguni ... [and others] ; director, Akira Kurosawa

Throne of blood, Janus Films ; Toho Company ; producers, Akira Kurosawa, Sojiro Motoki ; screenplay by Hideo Oguni ... [and others] ; director, Akira Kurosawa

Label
Throne of blood
Title
Throne of blood
Statement of responsibility
Janus Films ; Toho Company ; producers, Akira Kurosawa, Sojiro Motoki ; screenplay by Hideo Oguni ... [and others] ; director, Akira Kurosawa
Title variation
  • Akira Kurosawa's Throne of blood
  • Kumonosu jo
  • Spider's Web Castle
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • jpn
  • eng
  • jpn
Summary
Adaptation of Shakespeare's Macbeth, set in feudal Japan. Tells the story of a Samurai lord who kills his master and usurps his power in fulfillment of a witch's prophecy
Member of
Cataloging source
SXP
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Asaich Nakai ; music, Masaru Satō
PerformerNote
Toshiro Mifune, Isuzu Yamada, Takashi Shimura, Minoru Chiaki
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1910-1998
  • 1920-1997
  • 1917-2012
  • 1905-1982
  • 1917-1999
  • 1904-1996
  • 1928-1999
  • 1564-1616
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kurosawa, Akira
  • Mifune, Toshirō
  • Yamada, Isuzu
  • Motoki, Sōjirō
  • Shimura, Takashi
  • Chiaki, Minoru
  • Oguni, Hideo
  • Satō, Masaru
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Tōhō Kabushiki Kaisha
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
  • Janus Films
Runtime
109
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
190
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Motion pictures, Japanese
  • Foreign films
Technique
live action
Label
Throne of blood, Janus Films ; Toho Company ; producers, Akira Kurosawa, Sojiro Motoki ; screenplay by Hideo Oguni ... [and others] ; director, Akira Kurosawa
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Japanese with English subtitles
  • Originally released in 1957 as a motion picture
  • Special features include: audio commentary by Japanese-film expert Michael Jeck, original theatrical trailer, scene selections
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
52338123
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (109 min.)
Isbn
9780780026445
Isbn Type
:
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
  • Bowdoin stacks copy: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
  • Colby: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
Other control number
037429175828
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
THR 130
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format; Dolby digital Mono
Terms governing use
Colby: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Throne of blood, Janus Films ; Toho Company ; producers, Akira Kurosawa, Sojiro Motoki ; screenplay by Hideo Oguni ... [and others] ; director, Akira Kurosawa
Publication
Note
  • Japanese with English subtitles
  • Originally released in 1957 as a motion picture
  • Special features include: audio commentary by Japanese-film expert Michael Jeck, original theatrical trailer, scene selections
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
52338123
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (109 min.)
Isbn
9780780026445
Isbn Type
:
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
  • Bowdoin stacks copy: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
  • Colby: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
Other control number
037429175828
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
THR 130
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format; Dolby digital Mono
Terms governing use
Colby: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
Video recording format
DVD

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