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The Resource Tengoku to jigoku, Tōhō, Kurosawa Purodakushon sakuhin ; seisaku Tanaka Tomoyuki, Kikushima Ryūzō ; kyakuhon Oguni Hideo ... [et al.] ; kantaku Kurosawa Akira, (videorecording)

Tengoku to jigoku, Tōhō, Kurosawa Purodakushon sakuhin ; seisaku Tanaka Tomoyuki, Kikushima Ryūzō ; kyakuhon Oguni Hideo ... [et al.] ; kantaku Kurosawa Akira, (videorecording)

Label
Tengoku to jigoku
Title
Tengoku to jigoku
Statement of responsibility
Tōhō, Kurosawa Purodakushon sakuhin ; seisaku Tanaka Tomoyuki, Kikushima Ryūzō ; kyakuhon Oguni Hideo ... [et al.] ; kantaku Kurosawa Akira
Title variation
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Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • jpn
  • eng
  • jpn
Summary
A complex crime thriller in which a wealthy shoe manufacturer's chauffeur's son is kidnapped in mistake for his own, and he faces a moral dilemma -- should he pay the ransom anyway and risk losing his position?
Member of
Cataloging source
NUI
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photography, Nakai Asaichi, Saitō Takao; music, Satō Masaru; subtitles, Captions Inc
Dewey number
791.4372
Language note
Japanese dialogue, with English subtitles
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.T394 1998
PerformerNote
Mifune Toshirō, Nakadai Tatsuya, Kagawa Kyōko, Mihashi Tatsuya
Runtime
143
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
24
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Tengoku to jigoku, Tōhō, Kurosawa Purodakushon sakuhin ; seisaku Tanaka Tomoyuki, Kikushima Ryūzō ; kyakuhon Oguni Hideo ... [et al.] ; kantaku Kurosawa Akira, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel King's ransom, by Ed McBain
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1963
  • A foreign film (Japan)
  • "Cat. no. HIG050"--Disc label and container
Accompanying material
1 viewer guide ([4] p. : ill. ; 19 cm.)
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocm44251697
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (143 min.)
Isbn
9780780021501
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
HIG050
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)44251697
System details
DVD; NTSC; copy protected; original aspect ratio (2.35:1, letterboxed); Dolby digital; monaural
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Tengoku to jigoku, Tōhō, Kurosawa Purodakushon sakuhin ; seisaku Tanaka Tomoyuki, Kikushima Ryūzō ; kyakuhon Oguni Hideo ... [et al.] ; kantaku Kurosawa Akira, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel King's ransom, by Ed McBain
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1963
  • A foreign film (Japan)
  • "Cat. no. HIG050"--Disc label and container
Accompanying material
1 viewer guide ([4] p. : ill. ; 19 cm.)
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocm44251697
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (143 min.)
Isbn
9780780021501
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
HIG050
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)44251697
System details
DVD; NTSC; copy protected; original aspect ratio (2.35:1, letterboxed); Dolby digital; monaural
Video recording format
DVD

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