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The Resource The samurai trilogy, Toho Company Ltd. ; a joint venture between Janus Films and Home Vision Cinema ; producer, Kazuo Takimura ; screenplay, Tokuhei Wakao and Hiroshi Inagaki, ; director, Hiroshi Inagaki, (DVD videorecording)

The samurai trilogy, Toho Company Ltd. ; a joint venture between Janus Films and Home Vision Cinema ; producer, Kazuo Takimura ; screenplay, Tokuhei Wakao and Hiroshi Inagaki, ; director, Hiroshi Inagaki, (DVD videorecording)

Label
The samurai trilogy
Title
The samurai trilogy
Statement of responsibility
Toho Company Ltd. ; a joint venture between Janus Films and Home Vision Cinema ; producer, Kazuo Takimura ; screenplay, Tokuhei Wakao and Hiroshi Inagaki, ; director, Hiroshi Inagaki
Title variation
  • Musashi Miyamoto
  • Duel at Ichijoji Temple
  • Duel at Ganryu Island
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • jpn
  • eng
  • jpn
  • jpn
Summary
A sweeping saga of the legendary seventeenth-century samurai, Musashi Miyamoto, set against the turmoil of a devastating civil war. Follows Musashi's odyssey from his unruly youth to his enlightened years as a warrior
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Directors of photography, Jun Yasumoto, Kazuo Yamada ; art director, Makoto Sono ; editors, Hideshi Ohi, Hirokazu Iwashita ; original music, Ikuma Dan ; production designer, Kisaku Ito
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
Japanese dialogue, with optional English subtitles
PerformerNote
Toshirō Mifune, Rentaro Mikuni, Kuroemon Onoe, Koji Tsuruta, Mariko Okado, Kaoru Yachigusa, Michiko Saga
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1918-1976
  • 1905-1980
  • 1920-1997
  • 1923-2013
  • 1922-
  • 1924-1987
  • 1933-
  • 1931-
  • 1934-1992
  • 1924-2001
  • 1899-1967
  • 1892-1962
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Takimura, Kazuo
  • Wakao, Tokuhei
  • Inagaki, Hiroshi
  • Mifune, Toshirō
  • Mikuni, Rentarō
  • Onoe, Kurōemon
  • Tsuruta, Kōji
  • Okada, Mariko
  • Yachigusa, Kaoru
  • Saga, Michiko
  • Yasumoto, Jun
  • Yamada, Kazuo
  • Sono, Makoto
  • Ohi, Hideshi
  • Iwashita, Hirokazu
  • Dan, Ikuma
  • Itō, Kisaku
  • Yoshikawa, Eiji
  • Tōhō Kabushiki Kaisha
  • Janus Films
  • Home Vision (Firm)
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
  • Image Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
300
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Miyamoto, Musashi
  • Samurai
  • Civil war
  • Japan
  • DVDs
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The samurai trilogy, Toho Company Ltd. ; a joint venture between Janus Films and Home Vision Cinema ; producer, Kazuo Takimura ; screenplay, Tokuhei Wakao and Hiroshi Inagaki, ; director, Hiroshi Inagaki, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Collective title from box container
  • Samurai I: Musashi Miyamoto originally released as a motion picture in 1954; Samurai II: Duel at Ichijoji Temple originally released as a motion picture in 1955; Samurai III: Duel at Ganryu Island originally released as a motion picture in 1956
  • "From Hideji Hojo's adaptation of the novel Musashi, by Eiji Yoshikawa"--Insert
  • Special features: Original theatrical trailer
  • For specific features see interactive menu
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • [v. 1.]
  • Samurai I: Musashi Miyamoto
  • [v. 2.]
  • Samurai II: Duel at Ichijoji Temple
  • [v. 3.]
  • Samurai III: Duel at Ganryu Island
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 videodiscs (approximately 300 min.)
Isbn
9780780021068
Isbn Type
(v.3)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
037429195024
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • SAM140
  • SAM100
  • SAM110
  • SAM120
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)54839024
System details
DVD, Region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The samurai trilogy, Toho Company Ltd. ; a joint venture between Janus Films and Home Vision Cinema ; producer, Kazuo Takimura ; screenplay, Tokuhei Wakao and Hiroshi Inagaki, ; director, Hiroshi Inagaki, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Collective title from box container
  • Samurai I: Musashi Miyamoto originally released as a motion picture in 1954; Samurai II: Duel at Ichijoji Temple originally released as a motion picture in 1955; Samurai III: Duel at Ganryu Island originally released as a motion picture in 1956
  • "From Hideji Hojo's adaptation of the novel Musashi, by Eiji Yoshikawa"--Insert
  • Special features: Original theatrical trailer
  • For specific features see interactive menu
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • [v. 1.]
  • Samurai I: Musashi Miyamoto
  • [v. 2.]
  • Samurai II: Duel at Ichijoji Temple
  • [v. 3.]
  • Samurai III: Duel at Ganryu Island
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 videodiscs (approximately 300 min.)
Isbn
9780780021068
Isbn Type
(v.3)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
037429195024
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • SAM140
  • SAM100
  • SAM110
  • SAM120
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)54839024
System details
DVD, Region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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