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Branded to kill = Koroshi no rakuin / Janus Films ; Nikkatsu Kabushiki Kaisha seisaku ; kikaku, Iwai Kaneo ; kyakuhon Guryū Hachirō ; kantoku, Suzuki Seijun.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette DVD BRA (Text) 31951003897250 Main Floor - DVDs Global Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781604655308
  • ISBN: 1604655305
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (91 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet ([16] pages : illustrations ; 19 cm.)
  • Publisher: [United States] : Criterion Collection, [2011]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1967.
Special features: Interview with Seijun Suzuki and Masami Kuzuu ; interview with Suzuki from 1997 ; interview with Joe Shishido ; trailer ; booklet with essay by Tony Rayns.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Cinematographer, Nagatsuka Kazue ; production designer, Kawahara Motozō ; editor, Suzuki Akira ; composer, Yamamoto Naozumi.
Participant or Performer Note:
Shishido Jō, Nanbara Kōji, Tamagawa Isao, Mari Annu, Ogawa Mariko, Minami Hiroshi.
Summary, etc.:
A gangster story about a hitman who lost his last target, and now another hitman is after him.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation, enhanced for widescreen TVs; Dolby digital mono.
Language Note:
In Japanese with optional English subtitles.
Subject: Assassins > Japan > Drama.
Yakuza > Drama.
Foreign films > Japan.
Genre: Gangster films.
Film noir.
Fiction films.
Feature films.
Motion pictures, Japanese.

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