The men who tread on the tiger's tail = Tora no o o fumu otokotachi

Derives from Noh and Kabuki plays depicting a famous twelfth-century incident in which the Lord Yoshitsune and a small group of samurai cross enemy territory disguised as monks and must persuade border guards to let them through.

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Hattori, Tadashi, 1908-2008. (Composer)
Corporate Authors: Janus Films., Tåohåo Kabushiki Kaisha., Criterion Collection (Firm)
Other Authors: Itåo, Motohiko. (Producer), Kurosawa, Akira, 1910-1998. (Screenwriter, Director), Itåo, Takeo. (Cinematographer), åOkåochi, Denjiråo, 1898-1962. (Actor), Fujita, Susumu, 1912-1991. (Actor), Enomoto, Ken®ichi, 1904-1970. (Actor), Mori, Masayuki, 1911-1973. (Actor), Shimura, Takashi, 1905-1982. (Actor), Hisamatsu, Yasuo, 1919-1982. (Actor), Kiyokawa, Soji. (Actor)
Format: Video DVD
Language:Japanese
English
Published: [Irvington, NY] : Criterion Collection, c2009, 1945.
Series:Criterion Collection.
25 films by Akira Kurosawa.
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Summary:Derives from Noh and Kabuki plays depicting a famous twelfth-century incident in which the Lord Yoshitsune and a small group of samurai cross enemy territory disguised as monks and must persuade border guards to let them through.
Item Description:After the Kabuki Kanjincho.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1945.
Issued as part of the box set AK100 : 25 films by Akira Kurosawa with book included (96 p. : ill. ; 19 x 31 cm.).
Physical Description:1 videodisc (59 min.) : sd., b&w. ; 4 3/4 in.
Format:DVD; region 1, NTSC; full screen (1.33:1) presentation; mono.
Production Credits:Janus Films ; a Toho production ; produced by Motohiko Ito ; screenplay by Akira Kurosawa ; cinematography by Takeo Ito ; directed by Akira Kurosawa. ; Production design by Kazuo Kubo ; edited by Toshio Goto ; music by Tadashi Hattori.
ISBN:9781604652260 (set)
1604652268 (set)
Access:For face-to-face teaching only, no public performance license.