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Throne of blood = Kumonosu-jō / Tōhō Kabushiki Kaisha ; screenplay, Ōguni Hideo, Kurosawa Akira, Hashimoto Shinobu, Kikushima Ryūzō ; director, Kurosawa Akira.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Series Information

Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 190.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Peabody PL - Columbia City DVD DRAMA (Text) 30403001252469 DVD - Drama Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0780026446 :
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (109 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Criterion Collection, [2003]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 1957.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Cinematography, Nakai Asakazu ; original music, Sato Masaru.
Participant or Performer Note:
Mifune Toshirō, Yamada Isuzu, Kubo Akira.
Summary, etc.:
Adaptation of Shakespeare's Macbeth, set in feudal Japan. Tells the story of a Samurai lord who kills his master and usurps his power in fulfillment of a witch's prophecy.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD, Region 1 encoding.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
For private home use only.
Language Note:
In Japanese with optional English subtitles.
Subject: Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Macbeth > Filmand video adaptations.
Samurai > Japan.
Genre: Feature films.

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