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Samurai II, duel at Ichijoji Temple = Zoku Miyamoto Musashi, Ichijōji no kettō / a Janus Films release ; Tōhō Kabushiki Kaisha ; seisaku, Takimura Kazuo ; kyakushoku, Wakao Takeshi [and] Inagaki Hiroshi ; kantoku, Inagaki Hiroshi.

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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Peabody PL - Columbia City DVD ACTION (Text) 30403001336973 DVD - Action Available -
West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette DVD SAM (Text) 31951003883755 Main Floor - DVDs Global Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0780021053
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 107 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Standard [full-screen] version.
  • Publisher: [Irvington, NY] : Criterion Collection, [1998]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Adapted by Hideji Hojo from the original novel Miyamoto Musashi, by Eiji Yoshikawa.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1955.
Part 2 of Hiroshi Inagaki's Samurai trilogy.
Includes original theatrical trailer.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Photography, Jun Yasumoto ; editor, Eishi Oi ; music, Ikuma Dan.
Participant or Performer Note:
Toshirō Mifune, Kōji Tsurata, Kaoru Yachigusa, Mariko Okada, Michiyo Kogure, Mitsuko Mito, Akihiko Hirata, Daisuke Kato, Kuroemon Onoe.
Summary, etc.:
In this second installment of the Samurai trilogy, the main character faces several enemies eager to test his reputation as a great fighter. He pays the price for his success with the loss of the woman he loves and a meeting with his life-long enemy, yet still pursues spiritual enlightenment.
System Details Note:
DVD ; Dolby digital mono.
Language Note:
In Japanese with optional English subtitles.
Subject: Miyamoto, Musashi, 1584-1645 > Drama.
Samurai > Drama.
Japan > History > Period of civil wars, 1480-1603 > Drama.
Genre: Feature films > Japanese language.
Samurai films.
Film adaptations.
Foreign films.

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