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The Resource Kumonosujō : Throne of blood, Janus Films ; Tōhō Kabushiki Kaisha ; seisaku, Kurowasa Akira, Motoki Sōjirō ; kantoku, Kurosawa Akira, (DVD)

Kumonosujō : Throne of blood, Janus Films ; Tōhō Kabushiki Kaisha ; seisaku, Kurowasa Akira, Motoki Sōjirō ; kantoku, Kurosawa Akira, (DVD)

Label
Kumonosujō : Throne of blood
Title
Kumonosujō
Title remainder
Throne of blood
Statement of responsibility
Janus Films ; Tōhō Kabushiki Kaisha ; seisaku, Kurowasa Akira, Motoki Sōjirō ; kantoku, Kurosawa Akira
Title variation
  • Janus films presents essential art house throne of blood
  • Throne of blood
Contributor
Actor
Composer
Director
Subject
Genre
Language
  • jpn
  • eng
  • jpn
  • jpn
Summary
Presents an adaptation of Shakespeare's Macbeth, set in feudal Japan. A Samurai lord kills his master and usurps his power in fulfillment of a witch's prophecy
Member of
Cataloging source
RIU
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Script, Kurosawa Akira, Kikushima Ryūzo, Hashimoto Shinobu, Oguni Hideo ; photography, Nakai Asaichi ; music, Satō Masaru ; English adaptation, Donald Richie
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
In Japanese with English subtitles
LC call number
PN1995.9.S24
LC item number
K855 2009
PerformerNote
Mifune Toshirō, Yamada Isuzu, Shimura Takahashi, Chiaki Minoru, Tachikawa Yōichi, Kubo Akira, Sasaki Takamaru, Naniwa Chieko
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1910-1998
  • 1920-1997
  • 1917-2012
  • 1905-1982
  • 1917-1999
  • 1917-1999
  • 1564-1616
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kurosawa, Akira
  • Mifune, Toshirō
  • Yamada, Isuzu
  • Shimura, Takashi
  • Chiaki, Minoru
  • Chiaki, Minoru
  • Tachikawa, Yōichi
  • Kubo, Akira
  • Ochiai, Saburō
  • Masaru, Satō
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Janus Films
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
  • Tōhō Kabushiki Kaisha
Runtime
105
Series statement
Essential Art House
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Samurai
  • Men
  • Fiction films
  • Film adaptations
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
  • Japan
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Kumonosujō : Throne of blood, Janus Films ; Tōhō Kabushiki Kaisha ; seisaku, Kurowasa Akira, Motoki Sōjirō ; kantoku, Kurosawa Akira, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally produced as motion picture in 1957
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocn441419486
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (109 min.)
Isbn
9781604652123
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515050814
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)441419486
System details
DVD ; NTSC, region 1 ; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Kumonosujō : Throne of blood, Janus Films ; Tōhō Kabushiki Kaisha ; seisaku, Kurowasa Akira, Motoki Sōjirō ; kantoku, Kurosawa Akira, (DVD)
Publication
Note
Originally produced as motion picture in 1957
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocn441419486
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (109 min.)
Isbn
9781604652123
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515050814
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)441419486
System details
DVD ; NTSC, region 1 ; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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