仮名手本忠臣蔵

Kanadehon chūshingura

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  • Format Videos, Slides, Films
  • Contributors
  • Publication [Tōkyō] : NHK Entāpuraizu, [2010]
    [Tōkyō] : NHK エンタープライズ, [2010]
  • Physical Details
    • 6 videodiscs (approximately 831 min.) : sound, color and black and white ; 4 3/4 in. + booklet
  • OCLC ocn703487985

Summary

  • A true story of revenge more widely known as the "Tale of the 47 Ronin."

Notes

  • Collection of various puppet performances over a 25 year span put together to form the lengthy story.
  • Stage performances of the play by Takeda Izumo II.
  • Program notes in Japanese and English inserted in containers; accompanying booklet contains more detailed summary and some dialogue.
  • DVD NTSC, all region; Dolby digital stereo.
  • In Japanese with optional Japanese and English subtitles.
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