#DVD Channel News
EST. SEPTEMBER 8th, 1997
Jump to         
Find       in      

DVD Video Section
Release Rollout
   New Releases
   Cover Art
Instant Insight
   Staff Picks
Virtual Features
   Mailbox Media
   Broken Disc
   Easter Eggstra
   DVD Wish List
   AFI Top 100
   Contest Center
Info Sector
   Sales Statistics
   Section Links
   Studio Contacts

Section Selection
   Front Desk
   Hollywood Spotlight
Site Orientation
   Site Info
   Contact Us
   Refer a Friend
   Site Walkthrough

Voting Booth

Quick Comment
Send us your comments!
See our responses!

DVD Video - Title Selection
High And Low

Release Date: 10/14/98
MSRP: $39.95

Studio: Criterion/Voyager

Year: 1963

Run Time: 143 minutes

Rating: Not Rated

Starring: Toshiro Mifune, Kyoko Kagawa, Tatsuya Mihashi, Yutaka Sada, Tatsuya Nakadai

Directed by: Akira Kurosawa

   Movie Summary: [Foreign]

    Toshiro Mifune stars as a wealthy industrialist whose family becomes the target of a ruthless kidnapper in Akira Kurosawa's exemplary film noir. Based on Ed McBain's detective novel "King's Ransom," "High and Low" is both a riveting thriller and a brilliant commentary on contemporary Japanese society.


Write a 10-Second DVD review!10-Second
DVD Review
Write a 10-Second movie review!10-Second
Movie Review
Submit an easter egg!Submit An
Easter Egg
File a bug report!File A
Bug Report
DVD Features
Widescreen: 2.35:1, Color & B&W, Mono, Original Language: Japanese, Subtitles: English, No Region Code

Defects & Bugs
Description: Will not play.
Player(s): Panasonic DVDA110, Sony DVPS7000
Resolution: None as of now. Try another disc.
Status: moderate

Description: The disc will lock up with eight minutes remaining. Intermittent ability to start the movie.
Player(s): Pioneer DV414, Panasonic DVDA300, Panasonic DVDL10
Resolution: Only some discs seem to be affected by this mastering problem. Replace and try another.
Status: widespread

Last Updated: , October 15, 1999

Copyright © 1997-2018 Web Hosting by Psyphire - Terms of Use