James Clavell's Shōgun. Disc 1

James Clavell's Shōgun. Disc 1

Publication Information
Los Angeles : Paramount Home Video, [2003]

Physical Description
1 videodisc (ca. 110 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.

General Note
DVD format, region 1, full screen presentation; Dolby Digital.
Originally broadcast by NBC in 1980.
Special features: 13 segment documentary on the making of Shogun; historical featurettes on the samurai, the tea ceremony, and the geisha; audio commentary by director Jerry London on select scenes.

A ship-wrecked English navigator becomes both an observer and a participant in historic changes wracking a Japan coming to grips with contact with western society.

Reading Level
MPAA rating: No ratings listed.

Samurai -- Japan -- Drama -- Video recordings.
Television mini-series -- Video recordings.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
DVD videodiscs.
Television programs -- Video recordings.

Geographic Term
Japan -- History -- Tokugawa period, 1600-1868 -- Drama -- Video recordings.

Added Author
Bercovici, Eric.
London, Jerry.
Chamberlain, Richard, 1935-
Mifune, Toshirō, 1920-
Shimada, Yōko.
Welles, Orson, 1915-
Jarre, Maurice.
Clavell, James.

Added Corporate Author
Paramount Pictures Corporation.
Paramount Home Video (Firm)

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