Azumi

Language and/or Subtitles: Japanese
English
Format: DVD 2006
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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Wilkinsburg Public Library Audiovisual DVD ACT AZUMI
Location  Wilkinsburg Public Library
 
Collection  Audiovisual
 
Call Number  DVD ACT AZUMI
 
 
Summary
A young orphan is raised to be a deadly assassin. With Japan at war the only hope is for the murder of the deadly warlords who wreak havoc on the country, leading to some fearsom battle scenes as the young, female assassin goes to work.
Additional Information
Subjects Female assassins -- Japan -- Drama.
Assassins -- Japan -- Drama.
Young women -- Japan -- Drama.
Japan -- History -- Tokugawa period, 1600-1868 -- Drama.
Action and adventure films.
Fantasy films.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Publisher [Japan] :Urban Vision Entertainment :2006
AsiaVision,
Edition [Two-disc collector's ed.].
Other Titles Azumi.
Contributors Kitamura, Ryūhei, 1969-
Yamamoto, Mataichirō, 1947-
Nakazawa, Toshiaki.
Koyama, Yū, 1948- Azumi.
Ueto, Aya, 1985-
Odagiri, Jō, 1976-
Okamoto, Aya, 1982-
Takenaka, Naoto.
Harada, Yoshio, 1940-2011.
Tōhō Kabushiki Kaisha.
Nippon Herald Films.
"Azumi" Seisaku Iinkai.
Urban Vision Entertainment.
AsiaVisions Media Foundation.
Participants/Performers Ueto Aya, Odagiri Jō, Okamoto Aya, Takenaka Naoto, Harada Yoshio.
Other Contributors Screenplay, Mizushima Rikiya, Kiriyama Isao; director of photography, Furuya Takumi; film editor, Kakesu Shūichi; music, Iwashiro Tarō.
Language Japanese
English
Japanese or English dialogue, with optional English subtitles.
Notes Based on the comic Azumi (Shogakkan) by Koyama Yū.
A foreign film (Japan).
Originally released as a motion picture in 2003.
Special features: Fighting on the edge: the making of Azumi; Azumi in America: the U.S. production; The battle of the creators: Kitamura vs. Yamamoto; About the actors featurette; cast and crew profiles; hidden music video.
System Details DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
Description 2 videodiscs (approximately 128 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 leaflet
ISBN 1932471421
9781932471427
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