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Shichinin no samurai (DVD) / ca Janus Films presentation ; presented by Toho Company ; produced by Sojiro Motoki ; directed by Akira Kurosawa ; screenplay by Akira Kurosawa, Shinobu Hashimoto, Hideo Oguni.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver DVD FOREIGN SEV JAPANESE (Text) 34304000794172 Adult - DVD Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0780020685
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (207 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [New York] : Janus Films ; [1998]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Criterion collection ; 2."
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1954.
For special features see interactive menu on disc.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Asaichi Nakai ; music, Fumio Hayasaka ; art director, So Matsuyama ; editor, Hiroshi Nezu.
Participant or Performer Note:
Toshiro Mifune, Takashi Shimura, Keiko Tsushima, Yukio Shimazaki, Kamatari Fujiwara, Daisuke Kato.
Summary, etc.:
A 16th century Japanese village hires professional warriors to fend off bandits. When the samurai arrive, a spectacular series of battles begins.
Target Audience Note:
Not Rated.
System Details Note:
DVD ; DVD player required ; RSDL dual-layer edition ; restored picture and sound ; Dolby digital, mono.
Language Note:
In Japanese with optional English subtitles.
Subject: Rōnin > Drama.
Rogues and vagabonds > Japan > Drama.
Japan > History > Period of civil wars, 1480-1603 > Drama.
Japan > Rural conditions > Drama.
Genre: Foreign films.
Historical films.
Feature films.
Samurai films.
Motion pictures Japan.
Japanese language materials > Drama.

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