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黒沢プロダクション

Overview
Works: 30 works in 79 publications in 2 languages and 5,906 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Biographical films  Catalogs  Biography  Pictorial works  Samurai films  Biography‡vPictorial works  Film and video adaptations 
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by 黒沢プロダクション
Kagemusha by Tsutomu Yamazaki ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in Japanese and held by 1,156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reconstructing the splendor of feudal Japan and the pageantry or war, Kurosawa creates a soaring historical epic about a peasant impersonating a nobleman in battle. Kagemusha is presented in its original 180 min. uncut Japanese version, not the shortened "international version" presented by 20th Century Fox
Yōjinbō ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in Japanese and held by 983 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A wandering Samurai-for-hire eventually finds a dramatic solution to the problems of a town with two warring clans
Tengoku to jigoku by Akira Kurosawa ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in Japanese and held by 665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A complex crime thriller in which a wealthy shoe manufacturer's chauffeur's son is kidnapped in mistake for his own, and he faces a moral dilemma -- should he pay the ransom anyway and risk losing his position?
Warui yatsu hodo yoku nemuru Bad sleep well by Akira Kurosawa ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in Japanese and held by 586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young executive hunts down his father's killer. A tale about corruption in the boardrooms of postwar corporate Japan as seen through the rising executive eyes
Akahige Red Beard by Akira Kurosawa ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1965 and 2009 in Japanese and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A vain young doctor learns a valuable lesson from the dedicated director of a clinic for destitute patients
Mādadayo by Akira Kurosawa ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in Japanese and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in postwar Japan, the film follows the last two decades in the life of Hyakken Uchida, a free spirited writer and teacher, highlighted by his relationship with his students who venerate him in his old age
Tsubaki Sanjūrō by Akira Kurosawa ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in Japanese and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A group of young men set out to clean up the corruption in their town. They are joined by a scruffy, cynical samurai who doesn't fit their concept of how a warrior should look and act
Hachigatsu no kyōshikyoku Rhapsody in August by Akira Kurosawa ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2003 in Japanese and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A very traditional Japanese family is stunned to discover that they have a long-lost older brother, who has immigrated to the United States and married an American
Umi wa miteita The sea is watching ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in Japanese and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
O-Shin, a beautiful young geisha in 19th century Japan, meets a samurai named Fusanosuke, who is on the run for killing a man. She assists him by cutting his hair. Despite the protests of O-Shin's friend, the two fall in love. Eventually he leaves O-Shin, only to return later and reveal that he is engaged. O-Shin, eventually, falls in love again - to Ryosuke, who is also a samurai
Yojimbo by Akira Kurosawa ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in Japanese and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"To rid a terror-stricken village of corruption, the wily masterless samurai Sanjuro turns a range war between two evil clans to his own advantage."--Container
Yōjinbō ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in Japanese and English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Director Akira Kurosawa's influential 1961 effort, an action-packed, sometimes humorous reconception of the individualistic loner from the American Western, stars Mifune, the director's leading man of choice, as a samurai-for-hire who becomes involved in a dispute between two warring factions in a small village
Tsubaki Sanjūrō Sanjuro ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in Japanese and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Kurosawa's sly companion piece to Yojimbo, the jaded samurai Sanjuro helps an idealistic group of young warriors weed out their clan's evil influences, and in the process turns their image of a "proper" samurai on its ear
Yōjimbō Sanjūrō Two samurai films by Akira Kurosawa ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in Japanese and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Yojimbo": the masterless samurai Sanjuro, who slyly manipulates two warring clans to his own advantage in a small, dusty village. "Sanjuro": A crafty samurai helps a young man and his fellow clansmen save his uncle, who has been framed and imprisoned by a corrupt superintendant
Kurosawa Akira zengashū by Akira Kurosawa ( Book )
3 editions published in 1999 in Japanese and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Umi wa miteita The sea is watching ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in Japanese and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
O-Shin, a beautiful young geisha in 19th century Japan, meets a samurai named Fusanosuke, who is on the run for killing a man. She assists him by cutting his hair. Despite the protests of O-Shin's friend, the two fall in love. Eventually he leaves O-Shin, only to return later and reveal that he is engaged. O-Shin, eventually, falls in love again - to Ryosuke, who is also a samurai
Kurosawa by Masahiro Sonomura ( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in Japanese and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kurosawa Akira : yume no ashiato ( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in Japanese and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kagemusha Kagemusha (the shadow warrior) ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1980 and 2007 in Japanese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reconstructing the splendor of feudal Japan and the pageantry or war, Kurosawa creates a soaring historical epic about a peasant impersonating a nobleman in battle. Kagemusha is presented in its original 180 min. uncut Japanese version, not the shortened "international version" presented by 20th Century Fox
Kurosawa Akira kara no messēji utsukushii eiga o ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2000 in Japanese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Yōjinbō suchīru shashin zen 348 ( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in Japanese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Kurosawa Production Inc.
Kurosawa Purodakushon
Taho-Kurosawa Production
クロサワ プロダクション
プロダクション
黒沢プロダクション
黒澤プロダクション
Languages
Japanese (68)
English (1)
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