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Uniform Title Rashōmon (Motion picture)
羅生門 (Motion picture)
Title Rashōmon [videorecording] / Daiei seisaku ; seisaku Minoura Jingo ; kyakuhon Kurosawa Akira, Hashimoto Shinobu ; kantoku Kurosawa Akira.
羅生門 [videorecording] / 大映製作 ; 製作 箕浦甚吾 ; 脚本 黒澤明, 橋本忍 ; 監督 黒澤明.

Imprint [Irvington, NY?] : Criterion Collection, [2001]

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    Ja RAS    DUE 02-02-19 Billed
 PAS Central Library DVD    RAS    Damaged
Description 1 videodisc (88 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Criterion Collection ; 138
Classic collection
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 138.
Classic collection (Chicago, Ill.)
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1950.
Based on Yabu no naka (= In a grove) and Rashōmon and other stories by Ryunosuki Akutagawa.
Credits Photography, Kazuo Miyagawa.
Cast Toshiro Mifune, Machiko Kyo, Masayuki Mori, Takashi Shimura, Minoru Chiaki, Kichijiro Ueda, Fumiko Honma, Daisuke Kato.
Summary Set in the Middle Ages, the nature of truth and subjective reality are probed in a series of flashbacks from four viewpoints to present the case history of a man's murder and the rape of his wife by a bandit.
System Details DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono.
Language Japanese or dubbed English dialogue, optional English subtitles.
Subject Murder -- Japan -- Drama.
Rape -- Japan -- Drama.
Subjectivity -- Drama.
Memory -- Drama.
Genre/Form Melodramas (Motion pictures)
Samurai films
Motion pictures, Japanese.
Added Author Minoura, Jingo
箕浦甚吾.
Kurosawa, Akira, 1910-1998
黒澤明, 1910-1998.
Hashimoto, Shinobu, 1918-
橋本忍, 1918-
Mifune, Toshirō, 1920-1997.
三船敏郎, 1920-1997.
Kyo, Machiko, 1924-
京マチ子, 1924-
Mori, Masayuki, 1911-1973
森雅之, 1911-
Shimura, Takashi, 1905-1982.
志村喬, 1905-
Chiaki, Minoru, 1917-1999
千秋実, 19117-
Ueda, Kichijirō, 1904-1972
上田吉二郎, 1904-1972.
Honma, Fumiko, 1910-
本間文子.
Katō, Daisuke, 1911-1975
加東大介, 1911-1975.
Miyagawa, Kazuo, 1908-1999-
宮川一夫, 1908-
Daiē, Kabushiki Kaisha
大映, 株式会社.
Criterion Collection (Firm)
Janus Films.
ISBN 0780024591
9780780024595
Standard No. 037429161821
Music No. RAS040 Criterion Collection

 
    
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