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Title Yojimbo [(DVD) videorecording] = The bodyguard / Janus Films ; Seneca International presents a Toho Company, Ltd. production ; screenplay, Ryuzo Kikushima and Akira Kurosawa ; produced and directed by Akira Kurosawa.

Publication Info. [Irvington, N.Y.] : Criterion Collection, [1999]
℗1961
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 95th Street Adult DVD Foreign Films  JAPANESE YOJ    AVAILABLE
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Description 1 videodisc (110 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet ([6] pages : illustrations ; 19 cm)
Series Criterion collection ; 52
Classic collection
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 52.
Classic collection (Chicago, Ill.)
System Details DVD; Dolby digital mono.; widescreen format.
Language In Japanese with optional English subtitles.
Cast Toshiro Mifune, Takashi Shimura, Eijiro Tono, Ikio Sawamura, Seizaburo Kawazu, Kamatari Fujiwara, Isuzu Yamada, Atsushi Watanabi, Kiji Sazanka, Yoko Tsukasa, Daisaku Kato, Tatsuya Nakadai.
Credits Director of photography, Kazuo Miyagawa; music, Masaru Sato; executive producers, Tomoyuki Tanaka, Ryuzo Kikushima.
Summary In the year 1860, a wandering samurai-for-hire turns the war between two clans fighting for control of a small town to his own advantage. A satire on greed, violence, paranoia and human weakness. Includes theatrical trailer.
Note Special features: Original theatrical trailer, new English subtitle translation.
For specific features see interactive menu.
Subject Japan -- History -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Rogues and vagabonds -- Japan -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
DVDs.
Local Subject FOREIGN FILMS (JAPANESE), VIDEODISCS.
Genre Samurai films.
Feature films.
Foreign films.
Added Author Kikushima, Ryūzō, 1914-1989.
Kurosawa, Akira, 1910-1998.
Mifune, Toshirō, 1920-1997.
Shimura, Takashi, 1905-1982.
Tōno, Eijirō, 1907-1994.
Sawamura, Ikio.
Kawazu, Seizaburo.
Fujiwara, Kamatari.
Yamada, Isuzu, 1917-2012.
Watanabe, Atsushi.
Sazanka, Kiji.
Tsukasa, Yōko, 1934-
Katō, Daisuke, 1911-1975.
Janus Films.
Tōhō Kabushiki Kaisha.
Criterion Collection (Firm)
Added Title Bodyguard
Yojimbo, the bodyguard
Note Title on disc surface and container: Akira Kurosawa's yojimbo
ISBN 0780022513
9780780022515
Standard No. 037429141328
Music No. YOJ030 Criterion Collection
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