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The Resource Rashomon, Kadokawa Pictures ; director, Akira Kurosawa

Rashomon, Kadokawa Pictures ; director, Akira Kurosawa

Label
Rashomon
Title
Rashomon
Statement of responsibility
Kadokawa Pictures ; director, Akira Kurosawa
Title variation
Akira Kurosawa's Rashomon
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • jpn
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • jpn
  • jpn
Summary
A riveting psychological thriller that investigates the nature of truth and the meaning of justice, widely considered one of the greatest films ever made. Four people recount different versions of the story of a man's murder and the rape of his wife. This eloquent masterwork and international sensation revolutionized film language and introduced Japanese cinema, and a commanding new star
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Satsuei, Miyagawa Kazuo ; bijutsu, Matsuyama Takashi ; ongaku, Hayasaka Fumio
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
Japanese or dubbed English dialogue; English subtitles
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.R37 2012
PerformerNote
Toshiro Mifune, Machiko Kyo, Masayuki Mori
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1910-1998
  • 1892-1927
  • 1892-1927
  • 1920-1997
  • 1924-
  • 1911-1973
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kurosawa, Akira
  • Akutagawa, Ryūnosuke
  • Akutagawa, Ryūnosuke
  • Mifune, Toshirō
  • Kyō, Machiko
  • Mori, Masayuki
  • Daiē, Kabushiki Kaisha
  • Kadokawa Pictures, Inc
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
88
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
138
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Murder
  • Rape
  • Samurai
  • Subjectivity
Technique
live action
Label
Rashomon, Kadokawa Pictures ; director, Akira Kurosawa
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on two stories by Ryunosuke Akutagawa
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1950
  • Release date: Nov. 6, 2012
  • Special features: audio commentary by Japanese-film historian, Donald Richie, interview with director Robert Altman about Rashomon, excerpts from The world of Kazuo Miyagawa, a documentary ; a testimony as an image, a sixty-eight-minute documentary ; archival audio interview with actor Takashi Shimura ; original and release trailers
Accompanying material
1 booklet (44 pages).
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
969476
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (88 min.)
Isbn
9781604656541
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515101011
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
CC2202DDVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781604656541
  • (OCoLC)813847797
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, (1.33:1) aspect ratio; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Rashomon, Kadokawa Pictures ; director, Akira Kurosawa
Publication
Note
  • Based on two stories by Ryunosuke Akutagawa
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1950
  • Release date: Nov. 6, 2012
  • Special features: audio commentary by Japanese-film historian, Donald Richie, interview with director Robert Altman about Rashomon, excerpts from The world of Kazuo Miyagawa, a documentary ; a testimony as an image, a sixty-eight-minute documentary ; archival audio interview with actor Takashi Shimura ; original and release trailers
Accompanying material
1 booklet (44 pages).
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
969476
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (88 min.)
Isbn
9781604656541
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515101011
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
CC2202DDVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781604656541
  • (OCoLC)813847797
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, (1.33:1) aspect ratio; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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