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Harakiri

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[New York] : Criterion Collection, [2005]  |  

DVDs.
Disc label title.
Based on a novel by Yasuhiko Takiguchi.
Originally released as motion picture in 1962.
Widescreen version.
Special features include: interviews with Masaki Kobayashi, Tatsuya Nakadai, Shinobu Hashimoto, introduction by Donald Richie, essay by Joan Mellen, theatrical trailer, poster gallery.
Production notes inserted in container.

Cinematography, Yoshio Miyajima ; music, Toru Takemitsu.

Tatsuya Nakadai, Shima Iwashita, Akira Ishihama, Rentaro Mikuni, Tetsuro Tamba.

An unemployed samurai in seventeenth-century Japan visits a feudal lord threatening harakiri in the hope that he will be employed, but his request is denied and the warrior is honor-bound to carry out the ritual suicide.

Not rated.

DVD, Dolby digital mono.

For private home use only.

In Japanese with English subtitles.

Branch Call Number Location Status Due Date
Crystal Ridge DVD FIC HARAK Movies - DVD Available -

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