Kwaidan film Product Information
|Category||Horror DVDs, Foreign Films Movies, Thriller Videos, Science-Fiction/Fantasy, Recommended, Criterion Collection, Japanese, Anthology, Short Stories|
|Starring||Tatsuya Nakadai, Rentaro Mikuni, Ganemon Nakamura, Katsuo Nakamura, Michiyo Aratama, Keiko Kishi|
Kwaidan movie was released Oct 10, 2000 by the Criterion Collection studio. .164 minute feature film DVD.
Kwaidan review Product Description
In KWAIDAN, director Masaki Kobayashi presents a collection of four supernatural tales. Kwaidan video Phantoms, grinningly mad, populate the film's netherworld and bolt its doors once their victims enter.
Director Masaki Kobayashi invested five years of preparation before shooting this anthological adaptation of four tales of the supernatural by Lafcadio Hearn. The first, "Black Hair," stars Rentaro Mikuni as a poverty-stricken samurai who leaves his kind wife (Michiyo Aratama) to marry the daughter (Misako Watanabe) of a wealthy official. ...See Full Description
Kwaidan movie Customer Reviews
||First Class for japanese Horror|
I saw this movie many years ago on Vhs but seeing it for the first time on DVD makes it even better, ahead of its time classic, the way movies should be made now.
By Samurai662002 (Knoxville TN US)
||A zen perspective|
Masaki Kobayashi build a masterpiece of zen perspective based on the Kwaidan Lafcadio Hearn`s book. The images on this film is a presentation of the philosophy of art of Masaki Koboyashi.
By gasd70 (VIŅA DEL MAR, South America, CHILE)
||Best of the Best|
If you want a good thinking mans horror movie look no further. This could've been released last year. the director is a mastermind the movies chemistry is top notch.
By rlw9117 (Virginia Beach, VA, USA)
seen this movie?
Kwaidan video Product Details
|CD Universe Part number||1235806|
|DVD Encoding||Region 1|
|Release Date||Oct 10, 2000|
|Also Known As||Kaidan|
|Running Time||164 Minutes|
|Movie Details||Color; Mono Sound; Widescreen; Criterion Collection|
Kwaidan DVD Features
Note: New and improved English subtitle translation
Single Side - Dual Layer - RSDL
Anamorphic Widescreen - 2.35
Letterbox - 2.35
Dolby Digital Mono - Japanese
Subtitles - English - Optional
Additional Release Material:
Trailers: Original Theatrical Trailer
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