13 assassins [DVD videorecording]Material type: FilmPublisher: [United States] : Magnet, 2011Edition: Widescreen ed.Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 125 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.Subject(s): Award Winners | ForeignGenre/Form: Action.
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|DVD||Downtown Branch International materials||Japanese language materials||IMC JPN DVD THI (Browse shelf)||1||Missing||31562013053147|
|DVD||Murphy Branch Audiovisual||Adult materials||DVD THI (Browse shelf)||1||Available||31562012942647|
Director, Takashi Miike.
Japanese, English audio; English, Spanish subtitles.
MPAA rating: R.
Is centered around 13 samurai who are secretly enlisted to bring down a sadistic lord in order to prevent him from ascending to the throne and plunging the country into a war torn future.
"...this film stands out from the pack thanks to extraordinary camerawork, rich costume and production design, and a memorable star turn by Yakusho...High Recommended."--Video Librarian