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The Resource Kumonosu-jō : Throne of blood, Janus Films ; [a Toho production] ; produced by Kurosawa Akira, Motoki Sojiro ; written by Kurosawa Akira, Hashimoto Shinobu, Kikushima Ryuzo, and Oguni Hideo ; photographed by Nakai Asaichi ; directed by Kurosawa Akira

Kumonosu-jō : Throne of blood, Janus Films ; [a Toho production] ; produced by Kurosawa Akira, Motoki Sojiro ; written by Kurosawa Akira, Hashimoto Shinobu, Kikushima Ryuzo, and Oguni Hideo ; photographed by Nakai Asaichi ; directed by Kurosawa Akira

Label
Kumonosu-jō : Throne of blood
Title
Kumonosu-jō
Title remainder
Throne of blood
Statement of responsibility
Janus Films ; [a Toho production] ; produced by Kurosawa Akira, Motoki Sojiro ; written by Kurosawa Akira, Hashimoto Shinobu, Kikushima Ryuzo, and Oguni Hideo ; photographed by Nakai Asaichi ; directed by Kurosawa Akira
Title variation
Throne of blood
Contributor
Actor
Cinematographer
Composer
Director
Producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • jpn
  • eng
  • jpn
  • jpn
Summary
Reimagines Macbeth in feudal Japan. Starring Kurosawa's longtime collaborator Toshiro Mifune and the legendary Isuzu Yamada as his ruthless wife, the film tells of a valiant warrior's savage rise to power and his ignominious fall
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
NDD
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Art direction by Ezaki Kohei and Muraki Yoshiro ; music by Sato Masaru ; production supervisor, Nezu Hiroshi
Language note
In Japanese with optional subtitles in English
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.K838 2009
PerformerNote
Mifune Toshiro, Yamada Isuzu, Shimura Takashi, Kubo Akira, Tachikawa Yoichi, Chiaki Minoru, Sasaki Takamaru, Naniwa Chieko, Kimura Isao, Miyaguchi Seija
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1910-1998.
  • 1918-
  • 1914-1989.
  • 1904-1996.
  • 1901-1988.
  • 1920-1997.
  • 1917-2012
  • 1905-1982.
  • 1917-1999.
  • 1923-1981.
  • 1913-1985.
  • 1928-1999.
  • 1564-1616
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kurosawa, Akira
  • Motoki, Sōjirō
  • Hashimoto, Shinobu
  • Kikushima, Ryūzō
  • Oguni, Hideo
  • Nakai, Asakazu
  • Mifune, Toshirō
  • Yamada, Isuzu
  • Shimura, Takashi
  • Kubo, Akira.
  • Chiaki, Minoru
  • Ochiai, Saburō.
  • Naniwa, Chieko.
  • Kimura, Isao
  • Miyaguchi, Seiji
  • Satō, Masaru
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Tōhō Kabushiki Kaisha
  • Janus Films
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
109
Series statement
  • AK100
  • 25 films by Akira Kurosawa
Series volume
[disc 15]
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Feature films
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Kumonosu-jō : Throne of blood, Janus Films ; [a Toho production] ; produced by Kurosawa Akira, Motoki Sojiro ; written by Kurosawa Akira, Hashimoto Shinobu, Kikushima Ryuzo, and Oguni Hideo ; photographed by Nakai Asaichi ; directed by Kurosawa Akira
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • After Shakespeare's Macbeth
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1957
  • Issued as part of the box set AK100 : 25 films by Akira Kurosawa with book included (96 p. : ill. ; 19 x 31 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
ocn476253791
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (109 min.)
Isbn
9781604652260
Isbn Type
(set)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515052016
Other physical details
sd., b&w.
Publisher number
  • AK100D15
  • CC1858D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; full screen (1.33:1) presentation; mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Kumonosu-jō : Throne of blood, Janus Films ; [a Toho production] ; produced by Kurosawa Akira, Motoki Sojiro ; written by Kurosawa Akira, Hashimoto Shinobu, Kikushima Ryuzo, and Oguni Hideo ; photographed by Nakai Asaichi ; directed by Kurosawa Akira
Publication
Note
  • After Shakespeare's Macbeth
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1957
  • Issued as part of the box set AK100 : 25 films by Akira Kurosawa with book included (96 p. : ill. ; 19 x 31 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
ocn476253791
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (109 min.)
Isbn
9781604652260
Isbn Type
(set)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515052016
Other physical details
sd., b&w.
Publisher number
  • AK100D15
  • CC1858D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; full screen (1.33:1) presentation; mono
Video recording format
DVD

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