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Uniform Title Kakushiken oni no tsume (Motion picture)
隠し剣鬼の爪 (Motion picture)
Title Kakushiken oni no tsume [videorecording] / Shōchiku Eiga ; purodyūsā Fukasawa Hiroshi, Yamamoto Ichirō ; kyakuhon Yamada Yōji, Asama Yoshitaka ; kantoku Yamada Yōji.
隠し剣鬼の爪 [videorecording] / 松竹映画 ; フ<U+309A>ロテ<U+3099>ューサー 深澤宏, 山本一郎 ; 脚本 山田洋二, 朝間義隆 ; 監督 山田洋二.

Imprint Los Angeles, CA : Tartan Video, [2006].

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    Ja KAK    Available
Description 1 videodisc (ca. 132 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 2004.
Based on: Kakushiken oni no tsume / Fujisawa Shūhei, and Yukiakari / Fujisawa Shūhei.
Based on: 隠し剣鬼ノ爪 / 藤沢周平, and 雪明り / 藤沢周平.
Special features: Behind the scenes with director Yoji Yamada; Berlin Film Festival premiere; Yoji Yamada press conference; Japanese theatrical trailer; U.S. theatrical trailer.
Credits Cinematography, Naganuma Mutsuo ; editor, Ishi Iwao ; art director, Degawa Mitsuo, Nishioka Yoshinobu ; music, Tomita Isao ; costume designer, Kurosawa Kazuko.
Cast Nagase Masatoshi, Matsu Takako.
Summary During the time of change of the mid-19th Century, Yaichiro is bid farewell by his fellow samurai friends Munezo and Samon as he leaves their clan's fiefdom on the northwest coast of Japan.
Audience MPAA rating: R; for some violent material.
System Details DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, DTS 5.1 surround.
Language Japanese dialogue, English or Spanish subtitles.
Awards Awards of the Japanese Academy, 2005: Best Art Direction (Degawa Mitsuo, Nishioka Yoshinobu).
Subject Samurai -- Japan -- Drama.
Displacement (Psychology) -- Drama.
Loyalty -- Drama.
Samurai -- Japón -- Teatro.
Amistad -- Teatro.
Genre/Form Historical films
Action and adventure films
Samurai films
Motion pictures, Japanese.
Added Author Yamada, Yōji.
山田洋二.
Nagase, Masatoshi, 1966-
永瀬正敏, 1966-
Matsu, Takako, 1977-
松たか子.
Tomita, Isao, 1932-
富田勲, 1932-
Fujisawa, Shūhei, 1927-1997. Kakushiken oni no tsume.
藤沢周平, 1927- 隠し剣鬼の爪.
Fujisawa, Shūhei, 1927-1997. Yukiakari.
藤沢周平, 1927- 雪明り.
Shōchiku Kabushiki Kaisha.
松竹株式会社.
Tartan Video (Firm)
Note Title on disc label: Hidden blade
Standard No. 842498020203
Music No. TVD2020 Tartan Video

 
    
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