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Title Wife of a spy [(DVD) videorecording] : =Supai no tsuma / a film by Kiyoshi Kurosawa ; written by Ryusuke Hamaguchi, Tadashi Nohara, Kiyoshi Kurosawa ; directed by Kiyoshi Kurosawa ; produced by NHK Enterprises, Incline LLP, C&I Entertainment Inc.

Publication Info. New York, NY : Kino Lorber, [2021]
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Description 1 videodisc (116 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Playing Time 015600
Physical Medium 4 3/4 in. color
polychrome rdacc
Description digital rdatr
optical rdarm
surround stereo rdacpc
sound rdasco
Dolby digital 5.1 Dolby digital 2.0
1.85:1
wide screen rdaar
NTSC rdabs
video file rdaft
DVD video
region 1 rdare
Motion pictures lcgft
System Details DVD, NTSC, region 1; wide screen (1.85:1, 16x9) presentation; Dolby digital 5.1 or 2.0.
Language Japanese dialogue; English subtitles.
Cast Yu Aoi, Issey Takahashi, Ryota Bando, Yuri Tsunematsu, Minosuke, Hyunri, Masahiro Higashide, Takashi Sasano.
Credits Music, Ryosuke Nagaoka ; cinematographer, Tatsunosuke Sasaki ; editor, Hidemi Lee.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 2020.
Wide screen.
Rating : Not rated.
Bonus features: The making of Wife of a spy; trailer.
Audience Not rated.
Summary The year is 1940 in Kobe, on the eve of the outbreak of World War II. Local merchant and amateur filmmaker Yusaku senses that things are headed in an unsettling direction. Following a trip to Manchuria, he becomes determined to bring to light the things he witnessed there, and secretly filmed. Meanwhile, his wife Satoko receives a visit from her childhood friend, now a military policeman. He warns her about Yusaku's seditious ways and reveals that a woman her husband brought back from his trip has died. Satoko confronts Yusaku, but when she discovers his true intentions, she is torn between loyalty to her husband, the life they have built, and the country they call home.
Terms Of Use For private home use only.
Subject Husband and wife -- Japan -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Sino-Japanese War, 1937-1945 -- China -- Manchuria -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Jealousy -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Spies -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Political atrocities -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Kōbe-shi (Japan) -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Genre Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Spy films.
Historical films.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Video, Japanese.
Foreign films, Japanese.
DVD-video discs.
Added Author Kurosawa, Kiyoshi, 1955- film director, screenwriter.
Hamaguchi, Ryūsuke, 1978- screenwriter.
Nohara, Tadashi, screenwriter.
Aoi, Yū, 1985- actor.
Takahashi, Issey, actor.
Bandō, Ryōta, 1997- actor.
Tsunematsu, Yuri, actor.
Minosuke, actor.
Hyunri, actor.
Higashide, Masahiro, 1988- actor.
Sasano, Takashi, 1948- actor.
Nagaoka, Ryosuke, composer (expression)
Sasaki, Tatsunosuke, director of photography.
Lee, Hidemi, editor of moving image work.
NHK Entāpuraizu, production company.
Incline (Firm), production company.
C&I Entertainment, production company.
Kino Lorber, Inc., publisher.
Added Title Wife of a spy
Standard No. 738329256739
00738329256739 gtin-14
Music No. K25673 Kino Lorber
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