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The Resource Yojimbo : The bodyguard, The Criterion Collection ; 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, (Blu-ray videorecording)

Yojimbo : The bodyguard, The Criterion Collection ; 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, (Blu-ray videorecording)

Label
Yojimbo : The bodyguard
Title
Yojimbo
Title remainder
The bodyguard
Statement of responsibility
The Criterion Collection ; 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
  • Bodyguard
  • Yojimbo, the bodyguard
  • Akira Kurosawa's Yojimbo
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • jpn
  • eng
  • jpn
Summary
To rid a terror-stricken village of corruption, wily masterless samurai Sanjuro (Toshiro Mifune) turns a range war between two evil clans to his own advantage
Member of
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Kazuo Miyagawa ; music, Masaru Sato
Language note
In Japanese with optional subtitles in English
PerformerNote
Toshiro Mifune, Tatsuya Nakadai, Yoko Tsukasa, Isuzu Yamada, Daisuke Kato
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1910-1997
  • 1914-1989
  • 1910-1998
  • 1903-1967
  • 1920-1997
  • 1932-
  • 1934-
  • 1917-2012
  • 1911-1975
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Tanaka, Tomoyuki
  • Kikushima, Ryūzō
  • Kurosawa, Akira
  • Yamamoto, Shūgorō
  • Mifune, Toshirō
  • Nakadai, Tatsuya
  • Tsukasa, Yōko
  • Yamada, Isuzu
  • Katō, Daisuke
  • Tōhō Kabushiki Kaisha
  • Kurosawa Purodakushon
  • Janus Films
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
-10
Series statement
Criterion collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Samurai
  • Rogues and vagabonds
  • Political corruption
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Yojimbo : The bodyguard, The Criterion Collection ; 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, (Blu-ray videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1961
Accompanying material
1 booklet.
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-Ray.
Extent
1 videodisc (110 min.)
Isbn
9781604652574
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515055918
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
  • CC1883BD
  • 52
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
Yojimbo : The bodyguard, The Criterion Collection ; 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, (Blu-ray videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1961
Accompanying material
1 booklet.
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-Ray.
Extent
1 videodisc (110 min.)
Isbn
9781604652574
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515055918
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
  • CC1883BD
  • 52
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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