The last samurai
DVD
2004
19 available of 21 items

An American military advisor embraces the Samurai culture he was hired to destroy after he is captured in battle.

Item Details
Subjects:
Bushido -- Fiction.
Japan -- History -- 19th century -- Fiction.
Japan -- History -- Meiji period, 1868-1912 -- Fiction.
Samurai -- Japan -- Fiction.
Samurai films.
Soldiers -- Conduct of life -- Fiction.
Genre:
Action and adventure films.
Feature films.
Historical films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Other Authors:
Atherton, William, actor.
Bedford Falls Company, production company.
Connolly, Billy, actor.
Cruise, Tom, 1962- actor, film producer.
Cruise/Wagner Productions (Firm), production company.
Dubois, Victor, 1832-1869, editor of moving image work.
Goldwyn, Tony, actor.
Harada, Masato, 1949- actor.
Herskovitz, Marshall, screenwriter, film producer.
Kilvert, Lilly, production designer.
Kroopf, Scott, film producer.
Lindberg, Chad, actor.
Logan, John, 1961- screenwriter.
Radar Pictures, production company.
Universal Studios Home Video (Firm), film distributor.
Wagner, Paula, 1946- film producer.
Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- ), production company.
Warner Home Video (Firm), publisher.
Watanabe, Ken, 1959- actor.
Zimmer, Hans, composer.
Zwick, Edward, film director, screenwriter, film producer.
ISBN:
9780790782768
9780790782751
0790782758
Edition:
2-disc widescreen edition.
Description:
2 videodiscs (154 minutes) : sound, colour ; 4 3/4 inches
digital optical surround Dolby Digital 5.1
video file DVD video region 1
Target Audience Note:
Canadian Home Video Rating: 14A.
Notes:
Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2003.
Special features: director commentary ; "History vs. Hollywood" documentary ; Tom Cruise: a warrior's journey ; director's video journal ; Making an epic: a conversation with Edward Zwick and Tom Cruise ; A world of detail: production design with Lilly Kilvert ; Silk and armor: costume design with Ngila Dickson ; Imperial army basic training ; From soldier to samurai : the weapons ; deleted scenes ; Japan premieres ; web links ; theatrical trailer.
Director of photography, John Toll ; editors, Victor DuBois, Steven Rosenblum ; original music, Hans Zimmer ; costume designer, Ngila Dickson ; production designer, Lilly Kilvert.
Ken Wantanabe, Tom Cruise, William Atherton, Chad Lindberg, Billy Connolly, Tony Goldwyn, Masato Harada.
DVD ; widescreen presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1.
For private home use only.
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Includes audio tracks in English and French with subtitles in English, French and Spanish.
Publisher or Distributor Number:
28383
28382
Link to PAC
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