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Jigoku Shintoho Company, Ltd. ; a Mitsugu Okura Production ; Kokusai Hoei ; screenplay by Nobuo Nakagawa and Ichiro Miyagawa ; director, Nobuo Nakagawa.

Edition Special ed.
Imprint [Irvington, N.Y.] : Criterion Collection, [2006]
Description 1 videodisc (101 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Language Japanese
Series The Criterion collection ; 352
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 352.
Subject College students -- Japan -- Drama.
Hell -- Drama.
Torture -- Drama.
Horror films.
College students.
Feature films.
Foreign films -- Japan.
Thrillers (Motion pictures, television, etc.)
Horror -- Feature.
Thriller -- Feature.
Feature films.
Horror films.
Suspense films.
Feature films.
Horror films.
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Format DVD, Video
URL for this record
Varying Form of Title Parallel title Hell
Other authors / contributors Nakagawa, Nobuo, 1905-
Miyagawa, Ichirō.
Amachi, Shigeru, 1931-1985.
Numata, Youichi.
Mitsuya, Utako.
Morita, Mamoru.
Kasane, Sosuke.
Shintoho Company, Ltd.
Mitsugu Okura Production (Firm)
Kokusai Hoei (Firm)
Criterion Collection (Firm)
ISBN 1559409991
Notes Based on the original concept by Sosuke Kasane.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1960.
Special features: New, restored high-definition digital transfer; "Building the inferno", a new documentary on director Nobuo Nakagawa and the making of the film, featuring exclusive interviews with actor Youichi Numata, screenwriter Ichiro Miyagawa, Nakagawa collaborators Chiho Katsura and Kensuke Suzuki and director Kiyoshi Kurosawa; theatrical trailer; galleries of posters from selected Nakagawa and Shintoho Studios films; new essay by noted Asian cinema critic Chuck Stephens.
Cinematographer, Mamoru Morita.
Shigeru Amachi, Youichi Numata, Utako Mitsuya.
DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1, letterboxed) presentation; Dolby Digital.
In Japanese with optional English subtitles.
Summary A university student haunted by a dark alter ego and surrounded by a web of deaths is sent on a tour of hell in which he and innumerable other people suffer a variety of gruesome torments.
Standard no. 715515020121
Publisher's no. CC1651D Criterion Collection

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Call Number: DVD PN1997.2.J546 2006

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