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    Unique ID Code: 0000209822
    Added by: Jitendar Canth
    Added on: 25/12/2020 16:22
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    The epic adventure of feudal Japan, its magnificent warriors and a love it would not allow.
    Certificate: 15
    Running Time: 549 mins
    Retail Price: £34.99
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    Content Type: TV Series

    Remastered in amazing high definition, SHOGUN is one of the most famous and award-winning television events in history. From bestselling author James Clavell comes the sweeping story of love and war, set against the brutal background of feudal Japan at the beginning of the 17th century. Richard Chamberlain stars as John Blackthorne, a sailor shipwrecked off the coast of Japan. Rescued, he becomes an eyewitness to a deadly struggle involving Toranaga, a feuding warlord intent on becoming SHOGUN - the supreme military dictator. Blackthorne is irresistibly drawn to the magnificent Lady Mariko, the married confidant to Toranaga, while at the same time vying to become the first-ever foreigner to be made a samurai warrior. For the first time on Blu-ray, this landmark television event is packed with fascinating special features that take you inside the spectacular world of SHOGUN.

    Special Features:
    The Making of Shogun
    Historical Perspective Featurettes
    Commentary with director Jerry London on Selected Scenes

    Video Tracks:
    4:3 pillarboxed 1080p

    Audio Tracks:
    DTS-HD MA 5.1 Surround English
    Dolby Digital 2.0 English
    Dolby Digital 2.0 French
    Dolby Digital 2.0 German
    Dolby Digital 2.0 Japanese

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    Directed By:
    Jerry London

    Written By:

    Richard Chamberlain
    Toshirô Mifune
    Yôko Shimada
    Furankî Sakai
    Alan Badel
    Damien Thomas
    John Rhys-Davies
    Vladek Sheybal
    Michael Hordern

    Casting By:
    Tatsuhiko Kuroiwa
    Maude Spector

    Music From:
    Maurice Jarre

    Director of Photography:
    Andrew Laszlo

    James T. Heckert
    Bill Luciano
    Donald R. Rode
    Benjamin A. Weissman
    Jerry Young

    Costume Designer:
    Shin Nishida

    Production Designer:
    Joseph R. Jennings

    Eric Bercovici

    Executive Producer:
    James Clavell


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