The Resource Shichinin no samurai : Seven samurai, directed by Akira Kurosawa, (electronic resource)

Shichinin no samurai : Seven samurai, directed by Akira Kurosawa, (electronic resource)

Label
Shichinin no samurai : Seven samurai
Title
Shichinin no samurai
Title remainder
Seven samurai
Statement of responsibility
directed by Akira Kurosawa
Title variation
Seven samurai
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
jpn
Summary
One of the most thrilling movie epics of all time, Seven Samurai (Shichinin no samurai) tells the story of a sixteenth-century village whose desperate inhabitants hire the eponymous warriors to protect them from invading bandits. This three-hour ride from Akira Kurosawa—featuring legendary actors Toshiro Mifune and Takashi Shimura—seamlessly weaves philosophy and entertainment, delicate human emotions and relentless action, into a rich, evocative, and unforgettable tale of courage and hope
Additional physical form
Previously released as DVD.
Awards note
  • Nominated 1957 Academy Award, Best Art Direction - Set Decoration, Black-and-White
  • Nominated 1957 Academy Award, Best Costume Design, Black-and-White
  • Nominated 1956 BAFTA Awards, Best Film from any Source
  • Nominated 1956 BAFTA Awards, Best Foreign Actor
  • Won 1959 Jussi Awards, Diploma of Merit, Foreign Actor
  • Nominated 1954 Venice Film Festival, Golden Lion Award
Cataloging source
VaAlASP
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photography, Asaichi Nakai ; editor, Hiroshi Nezu ; music, Fumio Hayasaka ; historical research, Ko<U+0132>hei Ezaki [and others]
Language note
In Japanese with English subtitles
PerformerNote
Toshiro Mifune, Takashi Shimura, Tsushima Keiko, Yukiko Shimazaki, Kamatari Fujiwara, Daisuke Katō, Isao Kimura, Minoru Chiaki, Seiji Miyaguchi
Runtime
207
Series statement
The Criterion Collection
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Shichinin no samurai : Seven samurai, directed by Akira Kurosawa, (electronic resource)
Link
http://ezproxy.ae.talonline.ca/login?url=http://www.aspresolver.com/aspresolver.asp?CRIT;2552790
Publication
Note
Title from resource description page (viewed Aug. 26, 2014)
Alternative Format
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ASP2552790/crit
Dimensions
  • unknown
  • other
Extent
1 streaming video (207 min.)
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Reformatting quality
access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o891106272
  • (CaAE) o891106272
  • (OCoLC)891106272
Video recording format
other

Library Locations

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