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The Resource Ghost dog : the way of the samurai, JVC, Le Studio Canal+ and BAC Films present in association with Pandora Film and ARD/Degeto Film a Plywood production ; a film by Jim Jarmusch ; produced by Richard Guay & Jim Jarmusch ; written & directed by Jim Jarmusch

Ghost dog : the way of the samurai, JVC, Le Studio Canal+ and BAC Films present in association with Pandora Film and ARD/Degeto Film a Plywood production ; a film by Jim Jarmusch ; produced by Richard Guay & Jim Jarmusch ; written & directed by Jim Jarmusch

Label
Ghost dog : the way of the samurai
Title
Ghost dog
Title remainder
the way of the samurai
Statement of responsibility
JVC, Le Studio Canal+ and BAC Films present in association with Pandora Film and ARD/Degeto Film a Plywood production ; a film by Jim Jarmusch ; produced by Richard Guay & Jim Jarmusch ; written & directed by Jim Jarmusch
Title variation
Way of the samurai
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Composer
Cinematographer
Costume designer
Director
Designer
Film editor
Performer
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
East meets West in this hip-hop infused samurai-gangster story in which a professional killer goes by the name of Ghost Dog and who lives by the age-old code of the samurai. When Ghost Dog's code is dangerously betrayed by the dysfunctional mafia family that occasionally employs him, he must find a way to defend himself without breaking the code of the samurai
Related
Cataloging source
BKL
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Robby Müller ; edited by Jay Rabinowitz ; music by RZA ; production designer, Ted Berner ; sound designer, Chic Ciccolini III ; costume designer, John Dunn
Dewey number
791.4372
Language note
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
LC call number
  • PN1997
  • PN1997
  • PN1997
LC item number
  • .G44533 2000
  • .G44383 2000x
  • .G567 2000
PerformerNote
Forest Whitaker, John Tormey, Cliff Gorman, Henry Silva, Isaach de Bankolé, Tricia Vessey, Victor Argo, Gene Ruffini, Richard Portnow, Camille Winbush
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1953-
  • 1940-2018
  • 1937-
  • 1928-
  • 1972-
  • 1950-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Jarmusch, Jim
  • Guay, Richard A
  • Müller, Robby
  • Rabinowitz, Jay
  • RZA
  • Berner, Ted
  • Dunn, John
  • Whitaker, Forest
  • Tormey, John
  • Gorman, Cliff
  • Silva, Henry
  • Bankolé, Isaach de
  • Vessey, Tricia
  • Argo, Victor
  • Ruffini, Gene
  • Portnow, Richard
  • Winbush, Camille
  • J.V.C. Company of America
  • Studio Canal+
  • B.A.C. Films
  • Pandora Film (Firm)
  • Arbeitsgemeinschaft der Öffentlich-Rechtlichen Rundfunkanstalten der Bundesrepublik Deutschland
  • Degeto Films (Firm)
  • Plywood Productions
  • Artisan Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
116
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Murder for hire
  • Bushido
  • Samurai
  • Gangsters
  • Mafia
  • East and West
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Ghost dog : the way of the samurai, JVC, Le Studio Canal+ and BAC Films present in association with Pandora Film and ARD/Degeto Film a Plywood production ; a film by Jim Jarmusch ; produced by Richard Guay & Jim Jarmusch ; written & directed by Jim Jarmusch
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1999
  • Special features: Isolated music score; Trailers and TV spots; Outtakes; "Ghost Dog: the odyssey : a journey into the world of the samurai" featurette (22 min.) / producer, Lorna Anozie ; Artisan Pictures Inc.; "Cakes" music video; Cast and crew biographical information
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm44870804
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (116 min.)
Governing access note
Classroom use may be subject to licensing restrictions
Isbn
9780784017418
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Note
Number of discs, special features, and language options may vary by copy.
Other control number
012236114895
Other physical details
sound, color
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
10352
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)44870804
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; enhanced for 16:9 televisions; Dolby digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Ghost dog : the way of the samurai, JVC, Le Studio Canal+ and BAC Films present in association with Pandora Film and ARD/Degeto Film a Plywood production ; a film by Jim Jarmusch ; produced by Richard Guay & Jim Jarmusch ; written & directed by Jim Jarmusch
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1999
  • Special features: Isolated music score; Trailers and TV spots; Outtakes; "Ghost Dog: the odyssey : a journey into the world of the samurai" featurette (22 min.) / producer, Lorna Anozie ; Artisan Pictures Inc.; "Cakes" music video; Cast and crew biographical information
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm44870804
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (116 min.)
Governing access note
Classroom use may be subject to licensing restrictions
Isbn
9780784017418
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Note
Number of discs, special features, and language options may vary by copy.
Other control number
012236114895
Other physical details
sound, color
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
10352
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)44870804
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; enhanced for 16:9 televisions; Dolby digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD

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