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Uniform Title Yukinojō henge (Motion picture)
Title Yukinojō henge [videorecording] = An actor's revenge / director, Kon Ichikawa.

Publication Info. [New York, New York] : The Criterion Collection, [2018]
©2018, 1962


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library DVD    ACT    Available
Edition Wide screen (2.39:1).
Description 1 videodisc (113 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.+ 1 booklet (28 pages : color illustrations ; 19 cm.)
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Motion picture.
Series Criterion collection ; 912.
System Details DVD; wide screen (2.39:1); Dolby digital, NTSC.
Language Japanese dialogue; English subtitles.
Note Title from web page.
Cast Kazuo Hasegawa, Fujiko Yamamoto, Ayako Wakao, Eiji Funakoshi, Narutoshi Hayashi, Eijirô Yanagi, Chûsha Ichikawa, Ganjirô Nakamura, Saburô Date.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1963.
Wide screen (2.39:1).
Audience Rating: Not rated.
Summary Yukinojo, a Kabuki actor, seeks revenge by destroying the three men who caused the deaths of his parents. Also involved are the daughter of one of Yukinojo's targets, two master thieves, and a swordsman who himself is out to kill Yukinojo.
Note "Special features: New 4K digital restoration; Rare 1999 Directors Guild of Japan interview with director Kon Ichikawa, conducted by critic and filmmaker Yuki Mori; New interview with critic, filmmaker, and festival programmer Tony Rayns; New English subtitle translation; Plus: a booklet featuring an essay by critic Michael Sragow and a 1955 article by ichikawa on the beginnings of his work in an anamorphic widescreen format."--Back cover.
Subject Actors -- Japan -- Drama.
Parents -- Death -- Drama.
Revenge -- Drama.
Suicide -- Japan -- Drama.
Genre/Form Feature films.
Added Author Ichikawa, Kon, 1915-2008, film director.
Nagata, Masaichi, 1906-1985, film producer.
Hasegawa, Kazuo, 1908-1984, actor.
Yamamoto, Fujiko, 1931- actor.
Wakao, Ayako, 1933- actor.
Funakoshi, Eiji, actor.
Nakamura, Ganjirō, 1902-1983, actor.
Criterion Collection (Firm), publisher.
Added Title Actor's revenge
Note Also titled: Revenge of a kabuki actor
ISBN 9781681434087
Standard No. 715515210812
Music No. CC2858DDVD The Criterion Collection

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