Seeing that its inception in 1933, Toho Co., Ltd., Japan's most renowned motion picture construction corporation and distributor, has produced and/or dispensed the most outstanding motion pictures ever to come back out of Asia, together with Seven Samurai, Godzilla, When a lady Ascends the Stairs, Kwaidan, Woman within the Dunes, Ran, Shall We Dance?, Ringu, and Spirited Away. whereas the western international frequently defines Toho via its iconic classics, which come with the Godzilla franchise and plenty of of the best motion pictures of the mythical director Akira Kurosawa and actor Toshiro Mifune, those images symbolize yet a tiny fraction of Toho's wealthy history.
The Toho Studios tale: A historical past and whole Filmography offers an entire photograph of each Toho characteristic the japanese studio produced and released―as good as overseas motion pictures that it distributed―during its first seventy five years. offered chronologically, every one access within the filmography contains, the place appropriate, the unique jap name, an immediate translation of that identify, the film's foreign, U.S. liberate, and trade titles; creation credit, together with every one film's manufacturers, director, screenwriters, cinematographers, paintings administrators, and composers, between others; casts with personality names; construction businesses, technical specifications, working occasions, and unlock dates; U.S. liberate information together with distributor, no matter if the movie used to be published subtitled or dubbed, and trade types; household and foreign awards; and plot synopses.
Containing details now not on hand on the net, The Toho Studios Story additionally features a decade-by-decade heritage of the studio, making it an integral reference for engaging in examine on jap cinema and cultural history.
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