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Author: Akira KurosawaHideo OguniMasato IdeTatsuya NakadaiFox Lorber Home Video (Firm)All authors
Publisher: New York : Fox Lorber Home Video, 1998.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In 16th century Japan, Lord hidetora, an aging ruler, attempts to divide his kingdom among his three sons, who turn against each other and betray their father, triggering events that ultimately shatter the kingdom, destroy the family, and drive their father insane.
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Named Person: William Shakespeare
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Akira Kurosawa; Hideo Oguni; Masato Ide; Tatsuya Nakadai; Fox Lorber Home Video (Firm); Greenwich Film Production (Firm)
ISBN: 1572523263 9781572523265
OCLC Number: 780006275
Language Note: Closed captioned for the hearing impaired. In Japanese with English subtitles.
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture in 1985.
Copyright by Greenwich Film Production.
Loosely based on Shakespeare's "King Lear" with plot elements from "Macbeth."
Widescreen version.
Special features: Interactive menus, production credits, filographies and awards, scene access, trailer.
Credits: Director, Akira Kurosawa ; producers, Serge Silbermann and Masato Hara ; director of photography, Takao Saito, Masaharu Ueda ; music, Toru Takemitsu ; screenplay and dialogue, Akira Kurosawa, Hideo Oguni and Masato Ide.
Performer(s): Starring Hideo Oguni, Masato Ide, Tatsuya Nakadai, Akira Terao, Jinpachi Nezu, Daisuke Ryu, Mieko Harada, Yoshiko Miyazaki.
Awards: Academy Award winner for Costume Design, 1986.
Target Audience: Rated R.
Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 160 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.
Responsibility: Greenwich Film Production S.A. Paris/Herald Ace Inc./Nippon Herald Films, Inc. (Tokyo).

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In 16th century Japan, Lord hidetora, an aging ruler, attempts to divide his kingdom among his three sons, who turn against each other and betray their father, triggering events that ultimately shatter the kingdom, destroy the family, and drive their father insane.

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