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Title Seven samurai / Toho Company ; production, Sojiro Motoki ; screenplay, Akira Kurosawa, Shinobu Hashimoto, Hideo Oguni ; director, Akira Kurosawa
Published [New York] : Janus Films ; [Chicago] : Public Media Home Vision, [1998]


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  791.4372 Kur/Ssa 1998  AVAILABLE
Description 1 videodisc (DVD) (203 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in
Series Criterion collection ; 2
Home Vision cinema
Criterion collection ; 2
Home Vision cinema
Summary A 16th century Japanese village hires professional warriors to fend off bandits. When the samurai arrive, a spectacular series of battles begins
Notes Cataloged from subtitles and container
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1954
Dolby digital, mono
Includes RSDL dual layers, audio commentary by Japanese film expert Michael Jeck, original U.S. theatrical trailer
Credits Director of photography, Asaichi Nakai ; music, Fumio Hayasaka
Cast Toshiro Mifune, Takashi Shimura, Keiko Tsushima, Yukio Shimazaki
Audience Not rated
Notes DVD
In Japanese with optional English subtitles
Available to Deakin University staff and students only
Genre/Form Feature films.
Samurai films.
Video recordings.
Author Kurosawa, Akira, 1910-1998.
Mifune, Toshirō, 1920-1997.
Shimura, Takashi, 1905-1982.
Oguni, Hideo, 1904-1996.
Hashimoto, Shinobu, 1918-2018.
Tōhō Kabushiki Kaisha.
Janus Films.
Public Media Home Vision.
ISBN 0780020685
Other Titles Title on container: Akira Kurosawa's Seven samurai