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The Resource Jigoku : Hell, Kokusai Hoei ; Cinema Stream, Inc. ; [Shintoho Studios] ; a Mitsugu Okura Production ; screenplay by Nobuo Nakagawa and Ichiro Miyagawa ; director, Nobuo Nakagawa, (videorecording)

Jigoku : Hell, Kokusai Hoei ; Cinema Stream, Inc. ; [Shintoho Studios] ; a Mitsugu Okura Production ; screenplay by Nobuo Nakagawa and Ichiro Miyagawa ; director, Nobuo Nakagawa, (videorecording)

Label
Jigoku : Hell
Title
Jigoku
Title remainder
Hell
Statement of responsibility
Kokusai Hoei ; Cinema Stream, Inc. ; [Shintoho Studios] ; a Mitsugu Okura Production ; screenplay by Nobuo Nakagawa and Ichiro Miyagawa ; director, Nobuo Nakagawa
Title variation
  • Hell
  • Sinners of Hell
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • jpn
  • eng
  • jpn
  • jpn
Summary
A university student haunted by a dark alter ego and surrounded by a web of deaths is sent on a tour of hell in which he and innumerable other people suffer a variety of gruesome torments
Member of
Cataloging source
WIQ
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Jigoku (Motion picture : 1960)
Credits note
Cinematographer, Mamoru Morita ; music, Chumei Watanabe
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
In Japanese with optional English subtitles (new and improved translation)
LC call number
PN1995.9.H6
LC item number
J54658 2006
PerformerNote
Shigeru Amachi, Youichi Numata, Utako Mitsuya
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1905-
  • 1931-1985
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Nakagawa, Nobuo
  • Miyagawa, Ichirō
  • Amachi, Shigeru
  • Numata, Youichi
  • Mitsuya, Utako
  • Morita, Mamoru
  • Kasane, Sosuke
  • Mitsugu Okura Production (Firm)
  • Kokusai Hoei (Firm)
  • Cinema Stream, Inc
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
  • Shintoho Company, Ltd
Runtime
101
Series statement
The Criterion collection
Series volume
352
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • College students
  • Hell
  • Torture
  • Feature films
  • Foreign films
  • Thrillers (Motion pictures, television, etc.)
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
  • Horror films
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Jigoku : Hell, Kokusai Hoei ; Cinema Stream, Inc. ; [Shintoho Studios] ; a Mitsugu Okura Production ; screenplay by Nobuo Nakagawa and Ichiro Miyagawa ; director, Nobuo Nakagawa, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the original concept by Sosuke Kasane
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1960
  • Special features: "Building the inferno", a new documentary on director Nobuo Nakagawa and the making of the film, featuring exclusive interviews with actor Youichi Numata, screenwriter Ichiro Miyagawa, Nakagawa collaborators Chiho Katsura and Kensuke Suzuki and director Kiyoshi Kurosawa; theatrical trailer; galleries of posters from selected Nakagawa and Shintoho Studios films; new essay (container insert) by noted Asian cinema critic Chuck Stephens
Accompanying material
1 booklet ([14] p. ; 19 cm.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocm71847676
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed. ; widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (101 min.)
Isbn
9781559409995
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515020121
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
CC1651D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)71847676
System details
  • DVD; widescreen (2.35:1, letterboxed, enhanced for 16:9 TVs) presentation; Dolby digital, mono; Region 1 encoding; dual-layer format; NTSC
  • New, restored high-definition digital transfer
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Jigoku : Hell, Kokusai Hoei ; Cinema Stream, Inc. ; [Shintoho Studios] ; a Mitsugu Okura Production ; screenplay by Nobuo Nakagawa and Ichiro Miyagawa ; director, Nobuo Nakagawa, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the original concept by Sosuke Kasane
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1960
  • Special features: "Building the inferno", a new documentary on director Nobuo Nakagawa and the making of the film, featuring exclusive interviews with actor Youichi Numata, screenwriter Ichiro Miyagawa, Nakagawa collaborators Chiho Katsura and Kensuke Suzuki and director Kiyoshi Kurosawa; theatrical trailer; galleries of posters from selected Nakagawa and Shintoho Studios films; new essay (container insert) by noted Asian cinema critic Chuck Stephens
Accompanying material
1 booklet ([14] p. ; 19 cm.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocm71847676
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed. ; widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (101 min.)
Isbn
9781559409995
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515020121
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
CC1651D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)71847676
System details
  • DVD; widescreen (2.35:1, letterboxed, enhanced for 16:9 TVs) presentation; Dolby digital, mono; Region 1 encoding; dual-layer format; NTSC
  • New, restored high-definition digital transfer
Video recording format
DVD

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