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The Resource Yojimbo, Janus Films ; Toho Co., Ltd. ; a Toho-Kurosawa Production ; produced by Tomoyuki Tanaka and Ryuzo Kikushima ; screenplay by Ryuzo Kikushima and Akira Kurosawa ; cinematography by Kazuo Miyagawa ; directed by Akira Kurosawa

Yojimbo, Janus Films ; Toho Co., Ltd. ; a Toho-Kurosawa Production ; produced by Tomoyuki Tanaka and Ryuzo Kikushima ; screenplay by Ryuzo Kikushima and Akira Kurosawa ; cinematography by Kazuo Miyagawa ; directed by Akira Kurosawa

Label
Yojimbo
Title
Yojimbo
Statement of responsibility
Janus Films ; Toho Co., Ltd. ; a Toho-Kurosawa Production ; produced by Tomoyuki Tanaka and Ryuzo Kikushima ; screenplay by Ryuzo Kikushima and Akira Kurosawa ; cinematography by Kazuo Miyagawa ; directed by Akira Kurosawa
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Cinematographer
Composer
Director
Producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • jpn
  • eng
  • jpn
  • 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
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
NDD
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Yojimbo.
Credits note
Production design by Yoshiro Muraki ; music by Masaru Sato ; assistant director, Shiro Moritani ; production manager, Hiroshi Nezu ; swordplay instructor, Yoshio Sugino ; swordplay technique, Ryu Kuze
Language note
In Japanese with optional subtitles in English
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.Y655 2009
PerformerNote
Toshiro Mifune, Tatsuya Nakadai, Yoko Tsukasa, Isuzu Yamada, Daisuke Kato, Seizaburo Kawazu, Takashi Shimura, Hiroshi Tachikawa, Yosuke Natsuki, Eijiro Tono, Kamatari Fujiwara, Ikio Sawamura, Atsushi Watanabe, Susumu Fujita, Kyu Sazanka, Ko Nishimura, Takeshi Kato, Akira Tani, Tsunagoro Rashomon, Yoshio Tsuchiya
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1910-1997.
  • 1914-1989.
  • 1910-1998.
  • 1908-1999.
  • 1920-1997.
  • 1932-
  • 1934-
  • 1917-2012
  • 1911-1975.
  • 1905-1982.
  • 1907-1994.
  • 1905-1985.
  • 1898-1977.
  • 1912-1991.
  • 1929-2015
  • 1927-2017
  • 1928-1999.
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Tanaka, Tomoyuki
  • Kikushima, Ryūzō
  • Kurosawa, Akira
  • Miyagawa, Kazuo
  • Mifune, Toshirō
  • Nakadai, Tatsuya
  • Tsukasa, Yōko
  • Yamada, Isuzu
  • Katō, Daisuke
  • Kawazu, Seizaburo.
  • Shimura, Takashi
  • Tōno, Eijirō
  • Fujiwara, Kamatari
  • Watanabe, Atsushi
  • Fujita, Susumu
  • Nishimura, Kō
  • Katō, Takeshi
  • Tsuchiya, Yoshio
  • Satō, Masaru
  • Tōhō Kabushiki Kaisha
  • Kurosawa Purodakushon
  • Janus Films
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
110
Series statement
  • AK100
  • 25 films by Akira Kurosawa
Series volume
[disc 19]
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Samurai
  • Feature films
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Yojimbo, Janus Films ; Toho Co., Ltd. ; a Toho-Kurosawa Production ; produced by Tomoyuki Tanaka and Ryuzo Kikushima ; screenplay by Ryuzo Kikushima and Akira Kurosawa ; cinematography by Kazuo Miyagawa ; directed by Akira Kurosawa
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Credits from English subtitles and book which accompanies set
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1961
  • 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
ocn476332042
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (110 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
  • AK100D19
  • CC1858D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Yojimbo, Janus Films ; Toho Co., Ltd. ; a Toho-Kurosawa Production ; produced by Tomoyuki Tanaka and Ryuzo Kikushima ; screenplay by Ryuzo Kikushima and Akira Kurosawa ; cinematography by Kazuo Miyagawa ; directed by Akira Kurosawa
Publication
Note
  • Credits from English subtitles and book which accompanies set
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1961
  • 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
ocn476332042
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (110 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
  • AK100D19
  • CC1858D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; mono
Video recording format
DVD

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