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The Resource Perfect blue, Manga Entertainment ; Rex Entertainment Co. Ltd. ; screenplay, Sadayuki Murai ; producers, Hiroaki Inoue, Masao Maruyma ; English version producers, Haruyo Kanesaku, Yutaka Maseba ; directed by Satoshi Kon, (videorecording DVD)

Perfect blue, Manga Entertainment ; Rex Entertainment Co. Ltd. ; screenplay, Sadayuki Murai ; producers, Hiroaki Inoue, Masao Maruyma ; English version producers, Haruyo Kanesaku, Yutaka Maseba ; directed by Satoshi Kon, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Perfect blue
Title
Perfect blue
Statement of responsibility
Manga Entertainment ; Rex Entertainment Co. Ltd. ; screenplay, Sadayuki Murai ; producers, Hiroaki Inoue, Masao Maruyma ; English version producers, Haruyo Kanesaku, Yutaka Maseba ; directed by Satoshi Kon
Contributor
Animator
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Screenwriter
Voice actor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • jpn
  • eng
  • eng
  • jpn
  • jpn
Summary
Pop singer Mima Kirigoe looks forward to a bright new career when she quits her chart-topping trio to become an actress. When she lands a role in a sexually charged murder mystery, Mima's life begins to fall apart. Reality and hallucinations merge into a terrifying netherworld where innocence is lost and dreams turn into nightmares. Quickly descending into a dangerous state of paranoid delusions, Mima discovers Internet sites describing every minute detail of her life. Helpless and afraid, she watches as her associates are threatened and killed by a mysterious stalker
Member of
Cataloging source
NPC
Characteristic
videorecording
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  • Pāfekuto burū (Motion picture)
  • Pāfekuto burū (Motion picture)
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Credits note
Character creator/designer, Hisashi Eguichi ; animation director, Hideki Hamasaki ; cinematography, Hisao Shirai ; editing, Harutoshi Ogata ; music, Masahiro Ikumi
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
"Unrated director's cut for mature audiences only: contains graphic violence, nudity, adult language, adult situations."--Container
Language note
In English or Japanese with optional English subtitles; title frame in English
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.P34 2000
PerformerNote
  • Japanese version voices: Junko Iwao, Rica Matsumoto, Shinpachi Tsuji, Masaaki Ōkura, Yōsuke Akimoto
  • English version voices: Ruby Marlowe, Wendee Lee, Bridget Hoffman, Lia Sargent, Steve Bulen, Jamieson Price
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  • 1963-2010
  • 1964-
  • 1957-
  • 1970-
  • 1965-
  • 1956-
  • 1944-
  • 1957-
  • 1960-
  • 1949-
  • 1961-
  • 1955-
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  • Kon, Satoshi
  • Murai, Sadayuki
  • Sargent, Lia
  • Iwao, Junko
  • Matsumoto, Rica
  • Tsuji, Shinpachi
  • Ōkura, Masaaki
  • Akimoto, Yōsuke
  • Hoffman, Bridget
  • Lee, Wendee
  • Bulen, Steve
  • Price, Jamieson
  • Eguichi, Hisashi
  • Hamasaki, Hideki
  • Shirai, Hisao
  • Ogata, Harutoshi
  • Ikumi, Masahiro
  • Takeuchi, Yoshikazu
  • Rex Entertainment Co. Ltd
  • Manga Entertainment, Inc
  • Manga Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
81
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  • Takeuchi, Yoshikazu
  • Takeuchi, Yoshikazu
  • Entertainers
  • Young women
  • Singers
  • Television actors and actresses
  • Paranoia
  • Hallucinations and illusions
  • Internet
  • Stalkers
  • Entertainers
  • Hallucinations and illusions
  • Internet
  • Paranoia
  • Singers
  • Stalkers
  • Television actors and actresses
Target audience
adult
Technique
animation
Label
Perfect blue, Manga Entertainment ; Rex Entertainment Co. Ltd. ; screenplay, Sadayuki Murai ; producers, Hiroaki Inoue, Masao Maruyma ; English version producers, Haruyo Kanesaku, Yutaka Maseba ; directed by Satoshi Kon, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Full screen
  • Based on the novel by Yoshikazu Takeuchi
  • Special features include interview with Satoshi Kon ; voice-actor interviews ; original theatrical trailer ; Manga 2000 previews and web link
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Special features: Interview with director Sotoshi Kon -- Voice-actor interviews -- Original theatrical trailer -- Musical photo gallery -- Behind-the-scenes performances -- Bonus audio track -- Manga 2000 previews -- Manga 2000 Fan Club info -- Manga Web link -- Language: Japanese Dolby digital 5.1 surround ; English Dolby digital 5.1 surround -- Subtitles: English
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (81 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 660200404925
  • 013138503091
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • M4049-2
  • MANG4049-2
  • WR01
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 3327779
  • (OCoLC)44647377
  • (OCoLC)ocm44647377
  • 2061481
  • 3327779
System details
DVD ; NTSC, region 1 ; English Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo; English Dolby Digital 5.1 surround sound; Japanese Dolby Digital 5.1 surround sound; dual-layered
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Perfect blue, Manga Entertainment ; Rex Entertainment Co. Ltd. ; screenplay, Sadayuki Murai ; producers, Hiroaki Inoue, Masao Maruyma ; English version producers, Haruyo Kanesaku, Yutaka Maseba ; directed by Satoshi Kon, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Full screen
  • Based on the novel by Yoshikazu Takeuchi
  • Special features include interview with Satoshi Kon ; voice-actor interviews ; original theatrical trailer ; Manga 2000 previews and web link
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Special features: Interview with director Sotoshi Kon -- Voice-actor interviews -- Original theatrical trailer -- Musical photo gallery -- Behind-the-scenes performances -- Bonus audio track -- Manga 2000 previews -- Manga 2000 Fan Club info -- Manga Web link -- Language: Japanese Dolby digital 5.1 surround ; English Dolby digital 5.1 surround -- Subtitles: English
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (81 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 660200404925
  • 013138503091
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • M4049-2
  • MANG4049-2
  • WR01
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 3327779
  • (OCoLC)44647377
  • (OCoLC)ocm44647377
  • 2061481
  • 3327779
System details
DVD ; NTSC, region 1 ; English Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo; English Dolby Digital 5.1 surround sound; Japanese Dolby Digital 5.1 surround sound; dual-layered
Video recording format
DVD
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