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The Resource The last samurai, a Warner Bros. Pictures presentation ; a Radar Pictures/Bedford Falls Company production ; produced by Marshall Herskovitz [and others] ; screenplay by John Logan and Edward Zwick & Marshall Herskovitz ; story by John Logan ; directed by Edward Zwick. Director of photography, John Toll ; editors, Steven Rosenblum, Victor DuBois ; original music, Hans Zimmer, (videorecording Blu-ray)

The last samurai, a Warner Bros. Pictures presentation ; a Radar Pictures/Bedford Falls Company production ; produced by Marshall Herskovitz [and others] ; screenplay by John Logan and Edward Zwick & Marshall Herskovitz ; story by John Logan ; directed by Edward Zwick. Director of photography, John Toll ; editors, Steven Rosenblum, Victor DuBois ; original music, Hans Zimmer, (videorecording Blu-ray)

Label
The last samurai
Title
The last samurai
Statement of responsibility
a Warner Bros. Pictures presentation ; a Radar Pictures/Bedford Falls Company production ; produced by Marshall Herskovitz [and others] ; screenplay by John Logan and Edward Zwick & Marshall Herskovitz ; story by John Logan ; directed by Edward Zwick. Director of photography, John Toll ; editors, Steven Rosenblum, Victor DuBois ; original music, Hans Zimmer
Contributor
Actor
Cinematographer
Composer
Costume designer
Director
Editor
Producer
Production designer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An American soldier is hired to train the new Japanese army in war tactics, in order to displace the Samurai warriors. When he is captured by the Samurai and learns their way, he must use his honor to decide which side to defend
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director, Edward Zwick
Intended audience
Rated R
PerformerNote
Participants: Tom Cruise, Ken Watanabe, Timothy Spall, Billy Connolly, Tony Goldwyn, Hiroyuki Sanada, Masato Harada, Koyuki, William Atherton, Shun Sugata, Shin Koyamada, Scott Wilson, Togo Igawa, Shichinosuke Nakamura
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1962-
  • 1946-
  • 1961-
  • 1959-
  • 1949-
  • 1957-
  • 1976-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cruise, Tom
  • Herskovitz, Marshall
  • Kroopf, Scott
  • Wagner, Paula
  • Zwick, Edward
  • Logan, John
  • Watanabe, Ken
  • Atherton, William
  • Lindberg, Chad
  • Connolly, Billy
  • Goldwyn, Tony
  • Harada, Masato
  • Toll, John
  • Dubois, Victor
  • Zimmer, Hans
  • Dickson, Ngila
  • Kilvert, Lilly
  • Engelman, Tom
  • Spall, Timothy
  • Koyuki
  • Bedford Falls Company
  • Cruise/Wagner Productions (Firm)
  • Radar Pictures
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
154
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Samurai
  • Soldiers
  • Samurais
  • Japan
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
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Label
The last samurai, a Warner Bros. Pictures presentation ; a Radar Pictures/Bedford Falls Company production ; produced by Marshall Herskovitz [and others] ; screenplay by John Logan and Edward Zwick & Marshall Herskovitz ; story by John Logan ; directed by Edward Zwick. Director of photography, John Toll ; editors, Steven Rosenblum, Victor DuBois ; original music, Hans Zimmer, (videorecording Blu-ray)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • This is a Blu-ray Disc and will not play in a standard DVD player
  • Special features: Director's commentary; deleted scenes; "Edward Zwick: director's video journal"; The History Channel documentary "History vs. Hollywood"; "Tom Cruise: a warrior's journey"; "Making an epic: a conversation with Edward Zwick and Tom Cruise"; "A world of detail: production design will Lilly Kilvert"; "Silk and armor: costume design with Ngila Dickson"; "From a soldier to a samurai: the weapons"; "Imperial Army basic training"; Japan premieres; theatrial trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Edition
Blu-ray version.
Extent
1 videodisc
Isbn
9781419843075
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videotape
Other control number
085391108092
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System details
  • Blu-ray (1080p) ; mastered in high definition Blu-ray Disc ; Dolby Digital
  • Blu-ray Disc
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
Label
The last samurai, a Warner Bros. Pictures presentation ; a Radar Pictures/Bedford Falls Company production ; produced by Marshall Herskovitz [and others] ; screenplay by John Logan and Edward Zwick & Marshall Herskovitz ; story by John Logan ; directed by Edward Zwick. Director of photography, John Toll ; editors, Steven Rosenblum, Victor DuBois ; original music, Hans Zimmer, (videorecording Blu-ray)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • This is a Blu-ray Disc and will not play in a standard DVD player
  • Special features: Director's commentary; deleted scenes; "Edward Zwick: director's video journal"; The History Channel documentary "History vs. Hollywood"; "Tom Cruise: a warrior's journey"; "Making an epic: a conversation with Edward Zwick and Tom Cruise"; "A world of detail: production design will Lilly Kilvert"; "Silk and armor: costume design with Ngila Dickson"; "From a soldier to a samurai: the weapons"; "Imperial Army basic training"; Japan premieres; theatrial trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Edition
Blu-ray version.
Extent
1 videodisc
Isbn
9781419843075
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videotape
Other control number
085391108092
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System details
  • Blu-ray (1080p) ; mastered in high definition Blu-ray Disc ; Dolby Digital
  • Blu-ray Disc
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)

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