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Uniform Title Chushingura (Motion picture : 1958)
Title Chūshingura [videorecording] / Daiē Kabushiki Kaisha seisaku ; seisaku Nagada Masaichi ; kantoku Watanabe Kunio.
忠臣蔵 [videorecording] / 大映株式会社製作 ; 製作永田雅一 ; 監督渡辺邦男.

Imprint Wilmington, NC : [Distributed by] AnimEigo, c2009.
1 hold on first copy returned of 1 copy


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    Ja CHU    DUE 10-28-20
Description 1 videodisc (166 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in Japan in 1958.
Bonus features: image gallery, program notes, theatrical trailers, cast and crew bios.
Credits Screenplay, Yahiro Fuji, Tamikado Toshio, Matsumua Masaharu, Watanabe Kunio ; cinemaography, Watanabe Takashi ; music, Saitō Ichirō.
Screenplay, 八尋不二, 民門敏雄, 松村正溫, 渡辺邦男 ; cinematography, 渡辺孝; music, 齋藤一郎.
Cast Hasegawa Katsuo, Katsu Shintarō, Ichikawa Raizō, Tsuruta Kōji.
長谷川一夫, 勝新太郎, 市川雷蔵, 鶴田浩二.
Summary "A timeless tale of honor and revenge. ... the true story of a group of samurai who become ronin (masterless samurai) after their Lord is forced to commit seppuku (ritual suicide) for assaulting a rude court official"--Container.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1) presentation.
Language Japanese dialogue, English subtitles.
Subject Forty-seven Rōnin -- Drama.
Revenge -- Japan -- Drama.
Bushido -- Drama.
Japan -- History -- Tokugawa period, 1600-1868 -- Drama.
Genre/Form Samurai films.
Motion pictures, Japanese.
Added Author Hasegawa, Kazuo, 1908-1984.
長谷川一夫, 1908-1984.
Katsu, Shintarō, 1931-1997.
民門敏雄, 1931-1997.
Ichikawa, Raizō, 1931-1969.
市川雷蔵, 1931-1997.
Tsuruta, Kōji, 1924-1987.
鶴田浩二, 1924-1987.
Watanabe, Kunio, 1899-1981.
渡辺邦男, 1899-1981.
Nagata, Masaichi, 1906-1985.
永田雅一, 1906-1985.
Saitō, Ichirō, 1909-1979.
齋藤一郎, 1909-1979.
Daiē, Kabushiki Kaisha.
Kadokawa Pictures, Inc.
AnimEigo, Inc.
Note Disc label has title: Loyal 47 ronin
ISBN 1565675207
Standard No. 737187012150
Music No. ANM-DV-1215 AnimEigo

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