The Resource The samurai : Le samouraï, distribution, René Chateau ; Prodis ; Raymond Borderie et Eugène Lépicier présentent ; film de Jean-Pierre Melville, (DVD)

The samurai : Le samouraï, distribution, René Chateau ; Prodis ; Raymond Borderie et Eugène Lépicier présentent ; film de Jean-Pierre Melville, (DVD)

Label
The samurai : Le samouraï
Title
The samurai
Title remainder
Le samouraï
Statement of responsibility
distribution, René Chateau ; Prodis ; Raymond Borderie et Eugène Lépicier présentent ; film de Jean-Pierre Melville
Title variation
Samouraï
Contributor
Actor
Director of photography
Film director
Film producer
Interviewee
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • fre
Summary
Jef Costello is a fedora and trench-coat wearing contract killer with samurai instincts. When Jef assassinates a nightclub owner, he finds himself confronted by a series of witnesses, who drop his perfect world into the hands of a persistent police investigator and Jef's shadowy employer, both of whom are determined to put an end to the career criminal
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Characteristic
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Credits note
Director of photography, Henri Decaë ; editing, Monique Bennot, Yo Maurette ; music, François de Roubaix ; DVD producer, Abbey Lustgarten
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
French dialogue with optional English subtitles
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.S2668735 2005
PerformerNote
Alain Delon, François Périer, Nathalie Delon, Caty Rosier, Jacques Leroy, Jean-Pierre Posier, Michel Boisrond
Runtime
105
Series statement
The Criterion collection
Series volume
306
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
The samurai : Le samouraï, distribution, René Chateau ; Prodis ; Raymond Borderie et Eugène Lépicier présentent ; film de Jean-Pierre Melville, (DVD)
Label
The samurai : Le samouraï, distribution, René Chateau ; Prodis ; Raymond Borderie et Eugène Lépicier présentent ; film de Jean-Pierre Melville, (DVD)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Wide screen (1.85:1)
  • Series numbering from container spine
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1967
  • "Enhanced for 16:9 televisions"--Disc label
  • Recorded in Dolby digital mono
  • Special features: new video interviews with Jean-Pierre Melville historians Rui Nogueira (13 min.) and Ginette Vincendeau (19 min.); collection of excerpts from archival interviews with Melville and actors Alain Delon, Cathy Rosier, Nathalie Delon and François Périer (25 min.); theatrical trailer (4 min.)
  • Booklet includes a new essay by film scholar David Thomson, a reprint of a tribute by filmmaker John Woo, and an excerpt on Le samouraï from Rui Nogueira's book Melville on Melville
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Accompanying material
1 booklet (27 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm).
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
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Extent
1 videodisc (105 min.)
Isbn
9781681433820
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
SALMW
Other control number
  • 715515206716
  • 037429208526
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 11947252
  • SAM150
  • CC2833DDVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 640756
  • 1331813
System details
DVD, 1.85:1 aspect ratio, monaural
Video recording format
DVD
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