The Resource Chūshingura, produced by Toho Co., Ltd ; a film by Hiroshi Inagaki ; produced by Sanezumi Fujimoto, Tomoyuki Tanaka, Hiroshi Inagaki ; screenplay by Toshio Yasumi, (DVD)

Chūshingura, produced by Toho Co., Ltd ; a film by Hiroshi Inagaki ; produced by Sanezumi Fujimoto, Tomoyuki Tanaka, Hiroshi Inagaki ; screenplay by Toshio Yasumi, (DVD)

Label
Chūshingura
Title
Chūshingura
Statement of responsibility
produced by Toho Co., Ltd ; a film by Hiroshi Inagaki ; produced by Sanezumi Fujimoto, Tomoyuki Tanaka, Hiroshi Inagaki ; screenplay by Toshio Yasumi
Title variation
  • Loyal 47 retainers
  • Loyal 47 Samurai
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • jpn
  • eng
  • jpn
Summary
Their lord having been tricked into commiting suicide by a corrupt elder court official, a group of 47 samurai who have been forced to become ronin nurse their anger and outrage, each becoming the personification of the samurai spirit, until the time is right to avenge their dead lord's honor
Cataloging source
SNN
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photography by Kazuo Yamada; music by Akira Ifukube
Language note
In Japanese with English subtitles
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.C578 1998
PerformerNote
Koshiro Matsumoto, Yuzo Kayama, Yoko Tsukasa, Chusha Ichikawa, Toshiro Mifune, Tatsuya Mihashi
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1905-1980
  • 1910-1979
  • 1910-1997
  • 1903-1991
  • 1910-1982
  • 1937-
  • 1934-
  • 1896-1971
  • 1920-1997
  • 1923-2004
  • 1914-2006
  • 1696?-1772?
  • 1695-1751
  • 1691-1756
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Inagaki, Hiroshi
  • Fujimoto, Masumi
  • Tanaka, Tomoyuki
  • Yasumi, Toshio
  • Matsumoto, Hakuō
  • Kayama, Yūzō
  • Tsukasa, Yōko
  • Ichikawa, Chūsha
  • Mifune, Toshirō
  • Mihashi, Tatsuya
  • Ifukube, Akira
  • Miyoshi, Shōraku
  • Namiki, Senryū
  • Takeda, Izumo
  • East-West Classics (Firm)
  • Tōhō Kabushiki Kaisha
  • Image Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
207
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Forty-seven Rōnin
  • Samurai
  • Japan
Technique
live action
Label
Chūshingura, produced by Toho Co., Ltd ; a film by Hiroshi Inagaki ; produced by Sanezumi Fujimoto, Tomoyuki Tanaka, Hiroshi Inagaki ; screenplay by Toshio Yasumi, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the Kabuki play-cycle Kanakehon Chushingura, by Izumo Takeda, Shoraku Miyoshi, and Senryu Namiki
  • Originally released as motion picture in 1962
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocm40391161
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (207 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
014381457025
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
ID4570EWDVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)40391161
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Chūshingura, produced by Toho Co., Ltd ; a film by Hiroshi Inagaki ; produced by Sanezumi Fujimoto, Tomoyuki Tanaka, Hiroshi Inagaki ; screenplay by Toshio Yasumi, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the Kabuki play-cycle Kanakehon Chushingura, by Izumo Takeda, Shoraku Miyoshi, and Senryu Namiki
  • Originally released as motion picture in 1962
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocm40391161
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (207 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
014381457025
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
ID4570EWDVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)40391161
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc

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