Kumonosujō Throne of blood / Tōhō Kabushiki Kaisha ; screenplay, Oguni Hideo, Kurosawa Akira, Hashimoto Shinobu, Kikushima Ryūzō ; director, Kurosawa Akira

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Subjects: Samurai--Japan
Feature films
Formats: Video Recording, DVD
Material Type: Projected medium -- Monograph
Language: Japanese, Summary is in English, Accompanying material in English, English
Audience: General, Not rated
Published: [S.l.] : Criterion Collection, c2003
Series: The Criterion collection 190
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) 190
LC Classification: P, PN
Physical Description: 1 videodisc (109 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in
Added Titles: Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Macbeth
Alternate Titles: Parallel title: Throne of blood
Additional Authors: Oguni, Hideo, 1904-1996
Kurosawa, Akira, 1910-1998
Hashimoto, Shinobu, 1918-
Kikushima, Ryūzō, 1914-
Mifune, Toshirō, 1920-1997
Yamada, Isuzu, 1917-
Kubo, Akira
Tōhō Kabushiki Kaisha
Criterion Collection (Firm)
Notes: ISBN: 0780026446
UPC: 037429175828
DVD, Region 1 encoding
In Japanese with optional English subtitles
Cast: Mifune Toshirō, Yamada Isuzu, Kubo Akira and others
Credits: Cinematography, Nakai Asakazu ; original music, Sato Masaru
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1957
Not rated
Summary: Adaptation of Shakespeare's Macbeth, set in feudal Japan. Tells the story of a Samurai lord who kills his master and usurps his power in fulfillment of a witch's prophecy
IMC copy 2 given by Kaara Peterson
Donation Info: Donor : Peterson, Kaara
OCLC Number: 52338123
ISBN/ISSN: 0780026446