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The Resource Fall guy, Kadokawa Haruki Jimusho ; Shockiku Films ; a joint venture between Home Vision Entertainment and Janus Films ; writer, Kouhei Tsuka ; directed by Kinji Fukasaku, (videorecording)

Fall guy, Kadokawa Haruki Jimusho ; Shockiku Films ; a joint venture between Home Vision Entertainment and Janus Films ; writer, Kouhei Tsuka ; directed by Kinji Fukasaku, (videorecording)

Label
Fall guy
Title
Fall guy
Statement of responsibility
Kadokawa Haruki Jimusho ; Shockiku Films ; a joint venture between Home Vision Entertainment and Janus Films ; writer, Kouhei Tsuka ; directed by Kinji Fukasaku
Title variation
Kamata koshin-kyoku
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • jpn
  • eng
  • jpn
  • jpn
Summary
Ginshiro is a vain and selfish actor whose stardom is threatened by rising star Tachibana. In a desperate bid to bolster his image, Ginshiro compels a devoted member of his entourage, Yasu to marry Ginshiro's pregnant mistress, Konatsu. To support his new wife, the devoted Yasu becomes a stunt man, performing increasingly dangerous stunts. Konatsu is torn between Yasu and Ginshiro, who has compled his loyal follower to perform a death-defying stunt that could save the film and Ginshiro's career
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
Japanese dialogue, with optional English subtitles
PerformerNote
Keiko Matsuzaka, Morio Kazama, Mitsuro Hirata, Chika Takami, Keizo Kanie, Danijiro Harada
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1952-
  • 1949-
  • 1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Fukasaku, Kinji
  • Matsuzaka, Keiko
  • Kazama, Morio
  • Hirata, Mitsuro
  • Tsuka, Kouhei
Runtime
108
Series statement
The classic collection
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Fall guy, Kadokawa Haruki Jimusho ; Shockiku Films ; a joint venture between Home Vision Entertainment and Janus Films ; writer, Kouhei Tsuka ; directed by Kinji Fukasaku, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1982
  • Based on the novel by Kouhei Tsuka
  • Special features: original theatrical trailers; Fukasaku filmography; interview with Yamane Sadao, Fukasaku's biographer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 108 min.)
Isbn
9780780029736
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
037429204023
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
FAL 090
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm57206176
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Fall guy, Kadokawa Haruki Jimusho ; Shockiku Films ; a joint venture between Home Vision Entertainment and Janus Films ; writer, Kouhei Tsuka ; directed by Kinji Fukasaku, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1982
  • Based on the novel by Kouhei Tsuka
  • Special features: original theatrical trailers; Fukasaku filmography; interview with Yamane Sadao, Fukasaku's biographer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 108 min.)
Isbn
9780780029736
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
037429204023
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
FAL 090
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm57206176
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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