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The Resource The last samurai, Warner Bros. Pictures [and others] ; directed by Edward Zwick ; screenplay by John Logan, Edward Zwick, and Marshall Herskovitz ; story by John Logan ; produced by Marshall Herskovitz [and others]

The last samurai, Warner Bros. Pictures [and others] ; directed by Edward Zwick ; screenplay by John Logan, Edward Zwick, and Marshall Herskovitz ; story by John Logan ; produced by Marshall Herskovitz [and others]

Label
The last samurai
Title
The last samurai
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. Pictures [and others] ; directed by Edward Zwick ; screenplay by John Logan, Edward Zwick, and Marshall Herskovitz ; story by John Logan ; produced by Marshall Herskovitz [and others]
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • jpn
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Civil war hero Nathan Algren is sent to Japan during the Meiji era in order to train troops to use firearms against the samurai. Soon Algren finds himself swept up in the samurai way of life after being captured by their leader
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Last Samurai (2003)
Credits note
Director of photography, John Toll; production designer, Lilly Kilvert; editors, Steven Rosenblum, Victor Dubois; music, Hans Zimmer
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
  • Ontario Film Authority rating: 14A
  • Canadian home video rating 14A ; MPAA rating: R
Language note
  • In English and some Japanese or French with optional English, French, or Spanish subtitles
  • Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997.2.L37
LC item number
L37 2004
PerformerNote
Tom Cruise, Ken Watanabe, Timothy Spall, Billy Connolly, Tony Goldwyn, Hiroyuki Sanada, Masato Harada, Koyuki
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1961-
  • 1959-
  • 1962-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Zwick, Edward
  • Logan, John
  • Herskovitz, Marshall
  • Watanabe, Ken
  • Cruise, Tom
  • Atherton, William
  • Zimmer, Hans
  • Warner Bros
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
154
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Samurai
  • Japan
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The last samurai, Warner Bros. Pictures [and others] ; directed by Edward Zwick ; screenplay by John Logan, Edward Zwick, and Marshall Herskovitz ; story by John Logan ; produced by Marshall Herskovitz [and others]
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2003
  • Features: commentary by director Edward Zwick, history channel documentary history vs. Hollywood: The last samurai, Tom Cruise: a warriors journey, Edward Zwick: director's video journal, making an epic: a conversation with Edward Zwick and Tom Cruise, a world of detail: production design with Lilly Kilvert, silk and armor: costume design with Ngila Dickson, imperial army basic training, from soldier to samurai: the weapons, deleted scenes, Japan premieres, DVD-ROM PC web link, theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (154 min.)
Isbn
9780790782768
Lccn
be2004101920
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 085392838226
  • 085392838325
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 28382
  • 28383
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • be2004101920
  • 5125837
System details
DVD, Dolby digital 5.1 surround, widescreen
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The last samurai, Warner Bros. Pictures [and others] ; directed by Edward Zwick ; screenplay by John Logan, Edward Zwick, and Marshall Herskovitz ; story by John Logan ; produced by Marshall Herskovitz [and others]
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2003
  • Features: commentary by director Edward Zwick, history channel documentary history vs. Hollywood: The last samurai, Tom Cruise: a warriors journey, Edward Zwick: director's video journal, making an epic: a conversation with Edward Zwick and Tom Cruise, a world of detail: production design with Lilly Kilvert, silk and armor: costume design with Ngila Dickson, imperial army basic training, from soldier to samurai: the weapons, deleted scenes, Japan premieres, DVD-ROM PC web link, theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (154 min.)
Isbn
9780790782768
Lccn
be2004101920
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 085392838226
  • 085392838325
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 28382
  • 28383
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • be2004101920
  • 5125837
System details
DVD, Dolby digital 5.1 surround, widescreen
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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