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Title Seppuku [videorecording] = Harakiri / Shōchiku Kabushiki Kaisha ; seisaku Hosoya Tatsuo ; gensaku Takiguchi Yasuhiko ; kyakuhon Hashimoto Shinobu ; kantoku Kobahashi Masaki.
切腹 [videorecording] = Harakiri / 松竹株式会社 ; 製作細谷辰雄 ; 原作滝口康彦 ; 脚本橋本忍 ; 監督小林正樹.

Published [United States] : Criterion Collection, 2005.

Copies

Location Call No. Status
 UniM Southbank DVD  DVD 3912  SEVEN DAY LOAN  AVAILABLE
Edition Widescreen 16:9
Physical description 2 videodiscs (DVD) (133 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet ([32] p. : ill. ; 19 cm).
Series Criterion collection ; 302
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) 302.
Credits Cinematography, Miyajima Yoshio ; music, Takemitsu Tōru.
Notes Based on the novel by Takiguchi Yasuhiko.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1962.
Contents Disc 1. The film -- disc 2. The supplements.
Notes Special features: disc 1: exclusive video introduction by Japanese-film historian Donald Richie, original theatrical trailer. Disc 2: Rare excerpt of a Directors Guild of Japan video interview with director Masaki Koabayashi, conducted by filmmaker Masahiro Shinoda, new video interviews with Tatsuya Nakadai and screenwriter Shinobu Hashimoto, post galley.
Booklet includes Harakiri : Kobayashi and history / by Joan Mellen -- Interview with Masaki Kobayashi conducted by Joan Mellen in 1972.
Performers Nakadai Tatsuya, Ishihama Akira, Iwashita Shima, Mikuni Rentarō.
Summary After an unemployed samurai is forced to commit harakiri before a feudal lord, his father-in-law returns to the scene, seemingly to play out the same agonizing suicide ritual.
System notes DVD, Dolby digital ; NTSC, Region 1.
Language notes Japanese dialogue with optional English subtitles.
Notes Cannes Film Festival, Special Jury Prize.
Other author Hosoya, Tatsuo.
Takiguchi, Yasuhiko, 1924- Ibun rōninki.
滝口康彦, 1924- 異聞浪人記.
Hashimoto, Shinobu, 1918-
橋本忍, 1918-
Kobayashi, Masaki, 1916-1996.
小林正樹 1916-
Nakadai, Tatsuya, 1932-
仲代逹矢, 1932-
Ishihama, Akira, 1935-
石浜朗.
Iwashita, Shima, 1941-
岩下志麻, 1941-
Mikuni, Rentarō, 1923-
三国連太郎, 1923-
Takemitsu, Tōru.
武満徹.
Shōchiku Kabushiki Kaisha.
松竹株式会社.
Criterion Collection (Firm)
Subject Seppuku -- Drama.
Samurai -- Drama.
Motion picture producers and directors -- Japan -- Interviews.
Feature films -- Japan.
Samurai films.
Variant Title Title on container: Harakiri
ISBN 0780030060
9780780030060
Publisher Number HAR110 Criterion Collection