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The Resource Nikkatsu noir, Nikkatsu Corporation ; Janus Films, (videorecording)

Nikkatsu noir, Nikkatsu Corporation ; Janus Films, (videorecording)

Label
Nikkatsu noir
Title
Nikkatsu noir
Statement of responsibility
Nikkatsu Corporation ; Janus Films
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • jpn
  • eng
  • jpn
  • jpn
Summary
  • I am waiting: An ex-boxer gets roped into the criminal underworld when he falls hard for a mysterious young woman fleeing her gangster boss
  • Rusty knife: Best friends, who are former criminals and trying to go straight, are outed as witnesses to a murder committed by a local Yakuza boss. The police try to convince them to come forward. The gangsters try to pay them off, with the threat of death looming
  • Take aim at the police van: A prison guard metes out his own brand of justice when he goes in search of the criminals who put his job, not to mention the live of those he is guarding, on the line
  • Cruel gun story: A thief is released from jail and pulled into a tricky plot to hold up an armored car
  • A Colt is my passport: A hit man is hired by Yakuza to rub out a rival gang's boss, only to be betrayed and targeted by both sides
Member of
Cataloging source
BKX
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
  • I am waiting: Cinematography, Kurataro Takamura ; editor, Akira Suzuki ; music, Masaru Sato
  • Rusty knife: Cinematography, Kurataro Takamura ; editor, Masanori Tsujii ; music, Masaru Sato
  • Take aim at the police van: Cinematography, Shigeyoshi Mine ; editor, Akira Suzuki ; music, Koichi Kawabe
  • Cruel gun story: Cinematography, Saburo Isayama ; editor, Masanori Tsujii ; music, Masayoshi Ikeda
  • A Colt is my passport: Cinematography, Shigeyoshi Mine ; editor, Akira Suzuki ; music, Harumi Ibe
Language note
In Japanese, with English subtitles
PerformerNote
  • I am waiting cast: Yujiro Ishihara, Mie Kitahara, Isamu Kosugi, Kenjiro Uemura, Hideaki Nitani, Ken Hatano, Kojiro Kusanagi
  • Rusty knife cast: Yujiro Ishihara, Mie Kitahara, Shoji Yasui, Mari Shiraki, Joe Shishido, Akira Kobayashi, Masao Shimizu, Naoki Sugiura, Toshio Takahara
  • Take aim at the police van cast: Michitaro Mizushima, Mari Shiraki, Misako Watanabe, Shinsuke Ashida, Shoichi Ozawa, Ryohei Uchida, Toru Abe, Tatsuo Matsushita, Saburo Hiromatsu, Reiko Arai, Toyo Fukuda, Kotoe Hatsui, Hiroshi Osa, Akira Hisamatsu
  • Cruel gun story cast: Joe Shishido, Chieko Matsubara, Tamio Kawachi, Yuji Odaka, Minako Kazuki, Hiroshi Nihonyanagi, Hiroshi Kondo, Shobun Inoue, Saburo Hiromatsu, Junichi Yamanobe
  • A Colt is my passport cast: Joe Shishido, Chitose Kobayashi, Jerry Fujio, Shoki Fukae, Zenji Yamada, Hideaki Esumi, Jun Hongo, Akio Miyabe, Toyoko Takechi, Kojiro Kusanagi, Ryotaro Sugi, Takamaru Sasaki, Asao Uchida, Zeko Nakamura, Kanjuro Arashi
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1934-1987
  • 1933-
  • 1904-1983
  • 1928-2014
  • 1937-
  • 1933-
  • 1938-
  • 1921-2008
  • 1932-
  • 1945-
  • 1938-
  • 1937-2003
  • 1940-
  • 1928-1999
  • 1909-
  • 1921-1984
  • 1915-2009
  • 1932-
  • 1927-2002
  • 1927-
  • 1923-
  • 1935-
  • 1917-
  • 1940-2001
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ishihara, Yūjirō
  • Kitahara, Mie
  • Kosugi, Isamu
  • Uemura, Kenijiro
  • Nitani, Hideaki
  • Hatano, Ken
  • Kusanagi, Kojiro
  • Yasui, Shōji
  • Shiraki, Mari
  • Shishido, Jō
  • Kobayashi, Akira
  • Shimizu, Masao
  • Takahara, Toshio
  • Mizushima, Michitarō
  • Watanabe, Misako
  • Ashida, Shinsuke
  • Ozawa, Shoichi
  • Uchida, Ryohei
  • Abe, Toru
  • Matsushita, Tatsuo
  • Hiromatsu, Saburo
  • Arai, Reiko
  • Fukuda, Toyo
  • Hatsui, Kotoe
  • Osa, Hiroshi
  • Hisamatsu, Akira
  • Matsubara, Chieko
  • Kawaji, Tamio
  • Odaka, Yuji
  • Kazuki, Minako
  • Nihonyanagi, Hiroshi
  • Kondō, Hiroshi
  • Inoue, Shobun
  • Yamanobe, Junichi
  • Kobayashi, Chitose
  • Fujio, Jerry
  • Fukae, Shoki
  • Yamada, Zenji
  • Esumi, Hideaki
  • Hongo, Jun
  • Miyabe, Akio
  • Takechi, Toyoko
  • Sugi, Ryotaro
  • Ochiai, Saburō
  • Uchida, Asao
  • Nakamura, Zeko
  • Arashi, Kanjuro
  • Satō, Masaru
  • Kawabe, Koichi
  • Ikeda, Masayoshi
  • Ibe, Harumi
  • Shimada, Kazuo
  • Fujiwara, Shinji
  • Mizunoe, Takiko
  • Ishihara, Shintarō
  • Kurahara, Koreyoshi
  • Masuda, Toshio
  • Motegi, Ryoji
  • Sekizawa, Shinichi
  • Suzuki, Seijun
  • Ōyabu, Haruhiko
  • Kai, Hisataka
  • Furukawa, Takumi
  • Yanagawa, Takeo
  • Yamada, Nobuo
  • Nagahara, Shuichi
  • Nomura, Takashi
  • Nikkatsu Kabushiki Kaisha
  • Janus Films
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
432
Series statement
Eclipse
Series volume
Series 17, Nikkatsu noir
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Boxers (Sports)
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Hoodlums
  • Criminals
  • Organized crime
  • Revenge
  • Thieves
  • Assassins
  • Gangsters
  • Japan
Technique
live action
Label
Nikkatsu noir, Nikkatsu Corporation ; Janus Films, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Titles from container
  • Take aim at the police van based on a story by Kazuo Shimada; A Colt is my passport based on a story by Shinji Fujiwara
  • Originally produced as motion pictures between 1957 and 1967
  • I am waiting in standard format; others in widescreen
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • [Disc 3]:
  • Take aim at the police van
  • producer, Ryoji Motegi ; screenplay by Shinichi Sekizawa ; director, Seijun Suzuki ;
  • (1960 ; 79 min. ; 2.45:1 widescreen)
  • [Disc 4]:
  • Cruel gun story
  • written by Haruhiko Oyabu ; screenplay by Hisataka Kai ; director, Takumi Furukawa ;
  • (1964 ; 87 min. ; 2.45:1 widescreen)
  • [Disc 5]:
  • A Colt is my passport
  • [Disc 1]:
  • producer, Takeo Yanagawa ; screenplay by Nobuo Yamada, Shuichi Nagahara ; director, Takashi Nomura ;
  • (1967 ; 85 min. ; 2.45:1 widescreen)
  • I am waiting
  • producer, Takiko Mizunoe ; screenplay by Shintaro Ishihara ; director, Koreyoshi Kurahara ;
  • (1957 ; 91 min. ; 1.33:1 full screen)
  • [Disc 2]:
  • Rusty knife
  • producer, Takiko Mizunoe ; written by Shintaro Ishihara ; screenplay by Shintaro Ishihara, Toshio Masuda ; director, Toshio Masuda ;
  • (1958 ; 90 min. ; 2.35:1 widescreen)
  • [Disc 5]:
  • Colt wa ore no passport
  • [Disc 1]:
  • Ore wa matteru ze
  • [Disc 2]:
  • Sabita knife
  • [Disc 3]:
  • Sono gososha o nerae
  • [Disc 4]:
  • Kenju zankoku monogatari
  • [Disc 1]: I am waiting = Ore wa matteru ze -- [Disc 2]: Rusty knife = Sabita knife -- [Disc 3]: Take aim at the police van = Sono gososha o nerae -- [Disc 4]: Cruel gun story = Kenju zankoku monogatari -- [Disc 5]: A Colt is my passport = Colt wa ore no passport
Control code
ocn429512078
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
5 videodiscs [432 min.]
Governing access note
For private home use only
Isbn
9781604651942
Isbn Type
(set)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515049719
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
  • ECL075
  • ECL076
  • ECL077
  • ECL078
  • ECL079
  • ECL080
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 978710
  • (Sirsi) i9781604651942
  • (OCoLC)429512078
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1 or 2.45:1) or full screen (1.33:1); Dolby Digital mono., NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Nikkatsu noir, Nikkatsu Corporation ; Janus Films, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Titles from container
  • Take aim at the police van based on a story by Kazuo Shimada; A Colt is my passport based on a story by Shinji Fujiwara
  • Originally produced as motion pictures between 1957 and 1967
  • I am waiting in standard format; others in widescreen
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • [Disc 3]:
  • Take aim at the police van
  • producer, Ryoji Motegi ; screenplay by Shinichi Sekizawa ; director, Seijun Suzuki ;
  • (1960 ; 79 min. ; 2.45:1 widescreen)
  • [Disc 4]:
  • Cruel gun story
  • written by Haruhiko Oyabu ; screenplay by Hisataka Kai ; director, Takumi Furukawa ;
  • (1964 ; 87 min. ; 2.45:1 widescreen)
  • [Disc 5]:
  • A Colt is my passport
  • [Disc 1]:
  • producer, Takeo Yanagawa ; screenplay by Nobuo Yamada, Shuichi Nagahara ; director, Takashi Nomura ;
  • (1967 ; 85 min. ; 2.45:1 widescreen)
  • I am waiting
  • producer, Takiko Mizunoe ; screenplay by Shintaro Ishihara ; director, Koreyoshi Kurahara ;
  • (1957 ; 91 min. ; 1.33:1 full screen)
  • [Disc 2]:
  • Rusty knife
  • producer, Takiko Mizunoe ; written by Shintaro Ishihara ; screenplay by Shintaro Ishihara, Toshio Masuda ; director, Toshio Masuda ;
  • (1958 ; 90 min. ; 2.35:1 widescreen)
  • [Disc 5]:
  • Colt wa ore no passport
  • [Disc 1]:
  • Ore wa matteru ze
  • [Disc 2]:
  • Sabita knife
  • [Disc 3]:
  • Sono gososha o nerae
  • [Disc 4]:
  • Kenju zankoku monogatari
  • [Disc 1]: I am waiting = Ore wa matteru ze -- [Disc 2]: Rusty knife = Sabita knife -- [Disc 3]: Take aim at the police van = Sono gososha o nerae -- [Disc 4]: Cruel gun story = Kenju zankoku monogatari -- [Disc 5]: A Colt is my passport = Colt wa ore no passport
Control code
ocn429512078
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
5 videodiscs [432 min.]
Governing access note
For private home use only
Isbn
9781604651942
Isbn Type
(set)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515049719
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
  • ECL075
  • ECL076
  • ECL077
  • ECL078
  • ECL079
  • ECL080
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 978710
  • (Sirsi) i9781604651942
  • (OCoLC)429512078
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1 or 2.45:1) or full screen (1.33:1); Dolby Digital mono., NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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