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The Resource The Blind Swordsman : Zatoichi ; Sonatine, written and directed by Takeshi Kitano, (videorecording DVD)

The Blind Swordsman : Zatoichi ; Sonatine, written and directed by Takeshi Kitano, (videorecording DVD)

Label
The Blind Swordsman : Zatoichi ; Sonatine
Title
The Blind Swordsman
Title remainder
Zatoichi ; Sonatine
Statement of responsibility
written and directed by Takeshi Kitano
Title variation
  • Zatoichi
  • Zatō Ichi
  • Double feature collection
Contributor
Actor
Author
Commentator
Director
Distributor
Production company
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • jpn
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • jpn
  • jpn
Summary
Zatoichi -- A classic samurai epic that tells of a blind assassin desperately struggling to adhere to the strict code of the samurai. Sonatine -- Several yakuza from Tokyo are sent to Okinawa to help end a gang war
Related
Cataloging source
CO2
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
The Blind Swordsman : producer, Mori Masayuki, Saitō Tsunehisa ; author, screenwriter, Shimozawa Kan ; cinematographer, Yanagishima Katsumi. Sonatine: producers, Mori Masayuki, Nabeshima Hisao, Yoshida Takio; produced by Okuyama Kazuyoshi
Dewey number
791.43/75
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R, for bloody shootings, language and some sexuality
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Language note
The Blind Swordsman: original Japanese language track, optional English language track, subtitles in Spanish and French; closed-captioned for the hearing impaired (English). Sonatine: original Japanese language track, French language track, subtitles in English and Spanish
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.B54 2003
PerformerNote
The Blind Swordsman: Kitano Takeshi, Asano Tadanobu, Okuya Michiyo, Nasukawa Yui, Gadarukanāru Taka. Sonatine: Kitano Takeshi, Watanabe Tetsu
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1892-1968
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  • Bīto Takeshi
  • Asano, Tadanobu
  • Tarantino, Quentin
  • Shimozawa, Kan
  • Miramax Films
  • Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
210
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  • Samurai
  • Swordsmen
  • Yakuza
  • Samurai
  • Swordsmen
  • Yakuza
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The Blind Swordsman : Zatoichi ; Sonatine, written and directed by Takeshi Kitano, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • The Blind Swordsman based on the fiction of Shimozawa Kan
  • Special features: The Blind Swordsman : Zatoichi (released in USA, 2003): behind-the-scenes special, exclusive interviews with crew. Bonus materials are not closed-captioned. Sonatine (released in USA, 1998): Beat Takeshi interview, prologue and epilogue by Quentin Tarantino
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Blind Swordsman -- Sonatine
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
2 videodiscs (approximately 116 min., approximately 94 min.)
Isbn
9780788857515
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936264531
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
38449
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 2833701
  • (OCoLC)56939662
  • (OCoLC)ocm56939662
  • 2813325
  • 2833701
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1), enhanced for 16x9 televisions; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Blind Swordsman : Zatoichi ; Sonatine, written and directed by Takeshi Kitano, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • The Blind Swordsman based on the fiction of Shimozawa Kan
  • Special features: The Blind Swordsman : Zatoichi (released in USA, 2003): behind-the-scenes special, exclusive interviews with crew. Bonus materials are not closed-captioned. Sonatine (released in USA, 1998): Beat Takeshi interview, prologue and epilogue by Quentin Tarantino
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Blind Swordsman -- Sonatine
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
2 videodiscs (approximately 116 min., approximately 94 min.)
Isbn
9780788857515
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936264531
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
38449
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 2833701
  • (OCoLC)56939662
  • (OCoLC)ocm56939662
  • 2813325
  • 2833701
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1), enhanced for 16x9 televisions; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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