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Le Samouraï (1967)
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Call no.:
VHS PN1995.9.G3 S36 1997
Title:
Le Samouraï
Originally produced:
1967
Format:
VHS
Summary:
A steely-eyed and enigmatic hitman is hired to do away with the boss of a nightclub, which places him under total surveillance by police. At the same time, he discovers that the man he is working for, has marked him for death.
Credits:
New Yorker Films ; Prodis ; Filmel/CICC (Paris)/Fida Cinematografica (Rome) Production ; Raymond Borderie et Eucene Lépicier ; un film de Jean-Pierre Melville.
Edition:
Letterboxed ed.
Publication:
New York, NY : New Yorker Video, : c1997.
Languages:
In French with English subtitles.
Details:
1 VHS (ca. 95 min.) : sound, color
Country of production:
France
Studio(s):
Société nouvelle Prodis
Filmel (Firm)
Fida cinematografica
New Yorker Films
Director(s):
Melville, Jean-Pierre
Producer(s):
Lepicier, Eugene
Borderie, R
Cast:
Alain Delon, Franco̜is Périer, Nathalie Delon, Cathy Rosier, Jacques Leroy, Michel Boisrond.
Production:
Director of photography, Henri Decae ; editor, Monique Bonnot ; music, François de Roubaix.
Notes:
Based on the novel, The Ronin, by Joan McLeod.
A videocassette release of the film produced in 1967.
Subjects:
McLeod, Joan Film adaptations.
Assassins Drama.
Motion pictures, French.
Genre:
Feature films.
Gangster films.
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Location: Storage
Format: VHS
Region: NTSC (North America)
Genre: Feature films
Genre: Gangster films
Year: 1960s
Spoken language: French
Subtitles: English
Title: Samouraï
Director: Melville, Jean-Pierre
Actor: Delon, Alain
Actor: Delon, Nathalie
Actor: Périer, François
Actor: Rosier, Cathy
Musical score composer: Roubaix, François de
Production studio: Fida cinematografica
Production studio: Filmel (Firm)
Production studio: New Yorker Films
Production studio: Société nouvelle Prodis
Country of production: France
Screenplay: Original
Film technique: Live action
Cover image available: No