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Roshomon

Publisher: Los Angeles, Calif. : Embassy Home Entertainment ; Janus Films, 1986.
Series: The international collection
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : English
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A man is murdered; his wife is raped by a bandit. Kurosawa uses a stunning flashback technique to tell four different versions of what occured. Sensous imagery and dramatic action combine in this profound exploration of the quick-silver nature of truth.
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
OCLC Number: 256523381
Notes: VHS hi-fi mono.
Credits: Produced by Jingo Minoura ; directed by Akira Kurosawa ; written by Shinobu Hashimoto & Kurosawa ; photography, Kazuo Miyagawa ; art director, So Matsuyama ; music, Fumio Hayasaka.
Cast: Toshiro Mifune, Machiko Kyo, Masayuki Mori, Takashi Shimura.
Description: 1 videocassette (83 min.) : sound, black and white ; 1/2 in.
Series Title: The international collection
Responsibility: RKO Pictures, Inc. ; Daniei Production.

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A man is murdered; his wife is raped by a bandit. Kurosawa uses a stunning flashback technique to tell four different versions of what occured. Sensous imagery and dramatic action combine in this profound exploration of the quick-silver nature of truth.

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