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The Resource Yojimbo, Janus Films ; Toho Co., Ltd. ; a Toho-Kurosawa production ; produced by Tomoyuki Tanaka and Ryuzo Kikushima ; screenplay by Ryuzo Kikushima and Akira Kurosawa ; directed by Akira Kurosawa

Yojimbo, Janus Films ; Toho Co., Ltd. ; a Toho-Kurosawa production ; produced by Tomoyuki Tanaka and Ryuzo Kikushima ; screenplay by Ryuzo Kikushima and Akira Kurosawa ; directed by Akira Kurosawa

Label
Yojimbo
Title
Yojimbo
Statement of responsibility
Janus Films ; Toho Co., Ltd. ; a Toho-Kurosawa production ; produced by Tomoyuki Tanaka and Ryuzo Kikushima ; screenplay by Ryuzo Kikushima and Akira Kurosawa ; directed by Akira Kurosawa
Title variation
Akira Kurosawa's Yojimbo
Contributor
Actor
Composer
Director
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • jpn
  • eng
  • jpn
Summary
A wily samurai turns a war between two clans to his advantage
Member of
Cataloging source
TAMCT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Kazuo Miyagawa ; music, Masaru Sato
Language note
In Japanese with optional English subtitles
PerformerNote
Toshiro Mifune, Tatsuya Nakadai, Yoko Tsukasa, Isuzu Yamada
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1910-1998,
  • 1920-1997,
  • 1932-
  • 1934-
  • 1928-1999,
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kurosawa, Akira
  • Mifune, Toshirō
  • Nakadai, Tatsuya
  • Tsukasa, Yōko
  • Satō, Masaru
  • Kurosawa Purodakushon
  • Tōhō Kabushiki Kaisha
  • Janus Films
Runtime
110
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
52
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Motion pictures, Japanese
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Yojimbo, Janus Films ; Toho Co., Ltd. ; a Toho-Kurosawa production ; produced by Tomoyuki Tanaka and Ryuzo Kikushima ; screenplay by Ryuzo Kikushima and Akira Kurosawa ; directed by Akira Kurosawa
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1961
  • Special features: Audio commentary by film historian and Kurosawa scholar Stephen Prince ; A 45 minute documentary on the making of Yojimbo ; Theatrical trailer ; Teaser ; Stills gallery of behind the scenes photos ; A booklet featuring an essay by critic Alexander Sesonske and notes from Kurosawa and his cast and crew
  • Criterion Collection: CC1658D
Accompanying material
1 booklet (19 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm)
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
806015219
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.+
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special edition, widescreen
Extent
1 videodisc (110 min.)
Isbn
9781934121061
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
00715515020824
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
CC1658D
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
Yojimbo, Janus Films ; Toho Co., Ltd. ; a Toho-Kurosawa production ; produced by Tomoyuki Tanaka and Ryuzo Kikushima ; screenplay by Ryuzo Kikushima and Akira Kurosawa ; directed by Akira Kurosawa
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1961
  • Special features: Audio commentary by film historian and Kurosawa scholar Stephen Prince ; A 45 minute documentary on the making of Yojimbo ; Theatrical trailer ; Teaser ; Stills gallery of behind the scenes photos ; A booklet featuring an essay by critic Alexander Sesonske and notes from Kurosawa and his cast and crew
  • Criterion Collection: CC1658D
Accompanying material
1 booklet (19 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm)
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
806015219
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.+
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special edition, widescreen
Extent
1 videodisc (110 min.)
Isbn
9781934121061
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
00715515020824
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
CC1658D
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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