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The Resource Akira Kurosawa's Ran, Serge Silberman and Katsumi Furukawa present a film by Akira Kuosawa ; Greenwich Film Productions; Herald Ace Inc. ; Nippon Herald Films, (videorecording DVD)

Akira Kurosawa's Ran, Serge Silberman and Katsumi Furukawa present a film by Akira Kuosawa ; Greenwich Film Productions; Herald Ace Inc. ; Nippon Herald Films, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Akira Kurosawa's Ran
Title
Akira Kurosawa's Ran
Statement of responsibility
Serge Silberman and Katsumi Furukawa present a film by Akira Kuosawa ; Greenwich Film Productions; Herald Ace Inc. ; Nippon Herald Films
Title variation
Ran
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • jpn
  • eng
  • jpn
Summary
In 16th century Japan, an aging ruler attempts to divide his kingdom among his three sons. They turn against each other and betray their father, triggering events that ultimately shatter the kingdom, destroy the family, and drive their father insane. Based on Shakespeare's King Lear
Cataloging source
VUE
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Screenplay, Akira Kurosawa, Hideo Oguni, Masato Ide ; executive producer, Katsumi Furukawa ; produced by Serge Silberman and Masato Hara ; directed by Akira Kurosawa
Intended audience
Rated R
Language note
In Japanese with English subtitles
PerformerNote
Tatsuya Nakadai, Akira Terao, Jinpachi Nezu, Daisuke Ryu, Mieko Harada, Yoshiko Miyazaki
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1910-1998
  • 1932-
  • 1564-1616
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kurosawa, Akira
  • Silberman, Serge
  • Hara, Masato
  • Nakadai, Tatsuya
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Herald Ace Inc
  • Nippon Herald Films
  • Greenwich Film Production S.A
  • Wellspring Media
Runtime
160
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Motion pictures, Japanese
  • Japan
Technique
live action
Label
Akira Kurosawa's Ran, Serge Silberman and Katsumi Furukawa present a film by Akira Kuosawa ; Greenwich Film Productions; Herald Ace Inc. ; Nippon Herald Films, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1985
  • "FLV5367."
  • Special features: widescreen presentation; interactive menus; production credits; scene access; trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (160 min.)
Isbn
9780794203368
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
2091753672
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
FLV5367
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn567084229
  • (OCoLC)567084229
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Akira Kurosawa's Ran, Serge Silberman and Katsumi Furukawa present a film by Akira Kuosawa ; Greenwich Film Productions; Herald Ace Inc. ; Nippon Herald Films, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1985
  • "FLV5367."
  • Special features: widescreen presentation; interactive menus; production credits; scene access; trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (160 min.)
Isbn
9780794203368
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
2091753672
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
FLV5367
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn567084229
  • (OCoLC)567084229
Video recording format
DVD
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