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The Resource Kiru : Kill, Toho Co., Ltd. ; executive producer, Tomoyuki Tanaka ; story by Shugoro Yamamoto ; directed by Kihachi Okamoto, (videorecording)

Kiru : Kill, Toho Co., Ltd. ; executive producer, Tomoyuki Tanaka ; story by Shugoro Yamamoto ; directed by Kihachi Okamoto, (videorecording)

Label
Kiru : Kill
Title
Kiru
Title remainder
Kill
Statement of responsibility
Toho Co., Ltd. ; executive producer, Tomoyuki Tanaka ; story by Shugoro Yamamoto ; directed by Kihachi Okamoto
Title variation
Kill!
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • jpn
  • eng
  • jpn
  • jpn
Summary
A pair of down-on-their-luck swordsmen arrive in a dusty, windblown town, where they become involved in a local clan dispute. One, a former farmer, dreams of being a samurai. The other, a former samurai, prefers living anonymously
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photography by Rokuro Nishigaki ; music by Masaru Sato
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
In Japanese with optional English sub-titles
PerformerNote
Tatsuya Nakadai, Yuriko Hoshi, Etsushi Takahashi, Tadao Nakamaru, Akira Kubo, Shigeru Koyama, Eijiro Tono, Shin Kishida, Atsuo Nakamura
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1924-2005
  • 1932-
  • 1935-1996
  • 1907-1994
  • 1903-1967
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Okamoto, Kihachi
  • Nakadai, Tatsuya
  • Hoshi, Yuriko
  • Takahashi, Etsushi
  • Nakamaru, Tadao
  • Kubo, Akira
  • Koyama, Shigeru
  • Tōno, Eijirō
  • Yamamoto, Shūgorō
  • Toho International Co., Ltd
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
114
Series statement
The Criterion Collection
Series volume
313
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Martial arts
  • Martial arts
Technique
live action
Label
Kiru : Kill, Toho Co., Ltd. ; executive producer, Tomoyuki Tanaka ; story by Shugoro Yamamoto ; directed by Kihachi Okamoto, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1968
  • Based on the story Torideyama no jushichinichi by Shugoro Yamamoto
  • Special features: New, restored high-definition digital transfer ; original theatrical trailer and teaser ; new and improved English subtitle translation ; a new essay by film and culture critic Howard Hampton
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
62150011
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (114 min.)
Isbn
9780780030367
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
037429209929
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
KIL060
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)62150011
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Kiru : Kill, Toho Co., Ltd. ; executive producer, Tomoyuki Tanaka ; story by Shugoro Yamamoto ; directed by Kihachi Okamoto, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1968
  • Based on the story Torideyama no jushichinichi by Shugoro Yamamoto
  • Special features: New, restored high-definition digital transfer ; original theatrical trailer and teaser ; new and improved English subtitle translation ; a new essay by film and culture critic Howard Hampton
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
62150011
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (114 min.)
Isbn
9780780030367
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
037429209929
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
KIL060
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)62150011
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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