Categories

Kuroneko (Masters of Cinema)

Kuroneko (Masters of Cinema)
£10.99  

Kaneto Shindôs Kuroneko (Yabu no naka no kuroneko or The Black Cat Inside the Bamboo Grove) - released to great acclaim in 1968 - is a sparse atmospheric horror story ascribing to the directors philosophy of using beauty and purity to evoke emotion. Eccentric and more overtly supernatural than its breakthrough companion piece Onibaba Kuroneko revisits similar themes to reveal a haunting meditation on duty conformity and love. In this magnificently eerie and romantic film - loosely based on the Japanese folktale The Cats Return - a mother and daughter-in-law (Nobuko Otowa and Kiwako Taichi) are raped and murdered by pillagers but return from the dead as vampiric cat spirits intent on revenge. As the ghosts lure soldiers into the bamboo groves a fearless samurai Gintoki (Kichiemon Nakamura) is sent to stop their reign of terror. Kuroneko remains a standout film of the kaidan eiga genre of period ghost stories often based on old legends or kabuki plays. Marking Shindô’s first use of wire work as Yone and Shige battle against samurai blades the film is subtly complimented by Kiyomi Kurodas award-winning chiaroscuro cinematography Hikaru Hayashis vibrant score and riveting performances from many of the greatest actors of Japans golden age of film. The Masters of Cinema Series is proud to present Kuroneko for the first time on Blu-ray in the UK. Special Features: Newly restored 1080p transfer in its original 2.35:1 original aspect ratio Optional English subtitles (new translation) Original Theatrical Trailer 24-page booklet with an essay by Doug Cummings a reprint of a vintage interview with Shindô by Joan Mellen and rare archival imagery

Check stock and price


Save to favourites

Kuroneko (Masters of Cinema)

Most popular BluRay in Masters of Cinema

'Kuroneko (Masters of Cinema)' is from the BluRay category
The Ballad of Narayama (Masters of Cinema) (Blu-Ray and DVD)
The Ballad of Narayama (Masters of Cinema) (Blu-Ray and DVD)
£11.99
Wild River
Wild River
£10.99
Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter (Blu-Ray and DVD)
Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter (Blu-Ray and DVD)
£11.99
The Gangs All Here (Masters of Cinema)
The Gangs All Here (Masters of Cinema)
£10.99
Madame DuBarry
Madame DuBarry
£11.49
I Clowns
I Clowns
£11.49
Soul Power - Dual Format Edition (Blu-Ray and DVD)
Soul Power - Dual Format Edition (Blu-Ray and DVD)
£8.99
A Time to Love and a Time to Die
A Time to Love and a Time to Die
£11.49
IL Bidone - Dual Format Edition (Masters of Cinema)
IL Bidone - Dual Format Edition (Masters of Cinema)
£11.49
Wings - Dual Format Edition (Masters of Cinema)
Wings - Dual Format Edition (Masters of Cinema)
£11.99
Too Late Blues - Dual Format Edition (Masters of Cinema)
Too Late Blues - Dual Format Edition (Masters of Cinema)
£10.99
Harold and Maude (Masters of Cinema)
Harold and Maude (Masters of Cinema)
£10.99

Most popular BluRay

Most popular Masters of Cinema

'Kuroneko (Masters of Cinema)' is made by Masters of Cinema
The Ballad of Narayama (Masters of Cinema) (Blu-Ray and DVD)
The Ballad of Narayama (Masters of Cinema) (Blu-Ray and DVD)
£11.99
Wild River
Wild River
£10.99
Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter (Blu-Ray and DVD)
Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter (Blu-Ray and DVD)
£11.99
The Gangs All Here (Masters of Cinema)
The Gangs All Here (Masters of Cinema)
£10.99
Madame DuBarry
Madame DuBarry
£11.49
I Clowns
I Clowns
£11.49
Soul Power - Dual Format Edition (Blu-Ray and DVD)
Soul Power - Dual Format Edition (Blu-Ray and DVD)
£8.99
A Time to Love and a Time to Die
A Time to Love and a Time to Die
£11.49
IL Bidone - Dual Format Edition (Masters of Cinema)
IL Bidone - Dual Format Edition (Masters of Cinema)
£11.49
Wings - Dual Format Edition (Masters of Cinema)
Wings - Dual Format Edition (Masters of Cinema)
£11.99
Too Late Blues - Dual Format Edition (Masters of Cinema)
Too Late Blues - Dual Format Edition (Masters of Cinema)
£10.99
Harold and Maude (Masters of Cinema)
Harold and Maude (Masters of Cinema)
£10.99

Most popular Masters of Cinema

Kuroneko (Masters of Cinema) on other UK sites

Masters Of Cinema - Kuroneko
£10.99
A Japanese box-office sensation in 1968 Kuroneko is a sparse atmospheric horror story adhering to Kaneto Shindos philosophy of using beauty and purity to evoke emotion. Eccentric and more overtly supernatural than its breakthrough companion piece Onibaba (1964) Kuroneko revisits similar themes to reveal a haunting meditation on duty conformity and love.In this magnificently eerie and 
Kuroneko (Masters of Cinema)
£10.99
Kaneto Shindôs Kuroneko (Yabu no naka no kuroneko or The Black Cat Inside the Bamboo Grove) - released to great acclaim in 1968 - is a sparse atmospheric horror story ascribing to the directors philosophy of using beauty and purity to evoke emotion. Eccentric and more overtly supernatural than its breakthrough companion piece Onibaba Kuroneko revisits similar themes to reveal a 
M [Masters of Cinema]
£10.20
Fritz Langs first sound film is now regarded as an Expressionist classic. The city of Berlin is being terrorised by a notorious child molester and frustrated by the failure of the police to catch the culprit the underwo... 
Two-Lane Blacktop [Masters of Cinema] - Limited Edition Steelbook
£11.99
With the melancholy open-road epic Two-Lane Blacktop, American auteur Monte Hellman (The Shooting, Cockfighter, and the recent Road to Nowhere) poeticised the beautiful, terrible rootlessness of his nation in the era of Vietnam. Funded by Universal in a bid to recreate the success of Easy Rider by giving a number of filmmakers $1m and final cut Hellmans effort is now regarded as one of the key 
Cinema 4140 Chromoly Peg
£5.20
The Cinema 4140 Chromoly Peg is made from 100% heat-treated 4140 chromoly. Chromoly has an excellent strength to weight ratio and is considerably stronger and harder than standard 1020 steel. Internally butted and externally relieved to save extra weight. This Peg is super strong and super light. Another great addition to Cinemas established range. Available to for 10mm or 14mm axles. Sold 
Cinema Tungsten Front BMX Wheel - Male
£97.99
With common household names such as Cory Martinez, Nathan Williams and Sean Sexton, you know these bad boy rims are made for it. Every Tungsten wheel starts with our proven 777 double wall rim with a welded seam rim, laced into straight gauge stainless spokes, brass nipples, chromoly 17mm nuts, and precision high quality sealed bearings(3/8ths) to complete the bullet proof build.Specifications:  
Fairway Hoppa Hedgehog Trolley Wheel Spikes
£25.99
Product Description The Fairway hoppa has been designed to help reduce the pulling weight of your trolley and also make your electric trolley more efficient. The Geo Flex studs hold the weight of your trolley off the ground, reducing compaction and smearing of the fairways - helping to keep your course in top condition Fairway Hoppas can be fitted to your electric trolley or your pull trolley. 
Ninjaz Gloves - Masters of Dirt
£24.95
Ninjaz Gloves - Masters of DirtThe Masters of Dirt Signature glove is unashamedly stylish, built to rip, and comfy as hell.Ninjaz gloves are the first choice for some of the hardest hitting riders out there. Taking the 2015 rampage by storm, Ninjaz team riders Andreu Lacondeguy and Kurt Sorge dominated the podium.Master the arts with Ninjaz gloves.SpecificationsSingle-layer, lightweight material 
Jaguar Maths in Motion Set of Photocopiable Track Plan Masters
£24.48
Jaguar Maths In Motion Track Plans, Primary and Secondary Licenses - Jaguar Maths in Motion 70-0277, A set of photocopiable masters of track plans for use with the Jaguar Maths in Motion Challenge for Schools. Jaguar Maths in Motion Set of Photocopiable Track Plan Masters 
Dartington Crystal Wine Masters Merlot Glasses, Set of 2
£44.00
To truly appreciate the difference in Merlot flavours, you need a wine glass that has been designed to capture those subtle flavours. Set of two. 
LEGO Ninjago - Masters of Spinjitzu: The Quest for the Crystal
£2.99
The wise-cracking Masters of Spinjitzu are back with an all-new adventure based on the latest season of the hit LEGO NINJAGO show on Cartoon Network! #lego-26052016 
Superfresco Easy Cinema Sample
£1.00
Superfresco Easy Cinema Sample This is a sample swatch of the given product. Swatches are a non-returnable item. Inspired by the intricate interiors of the art deco theatres, Cinemas simple arches layer and repeat to reveal a sophisticated geometric. Paste the Wall Design Match: Straight Pattern Repeat: 10.66cm 
Schuh Tan Cinema Boots
£39.99
Everyones queuing up for the latest Cinema release. This biker boot from schuh is a real blockbuster - the neutral leather upper gives a casual performance, featuring gold buckle detailing and a chunky 9cm block heel for a premier finish. Leather upper. Fabric lining. Man-made sole unit. 9cm heel 
Cardboard Home Cinema
£24.99
No sticky carpets or popcorn crunching under foot, no unreasonably tall people sat directly in front of you, no sickly couples canoodling and talking over the film. No rustling crisp packets, no slurping drinks. Just your own fully-reclined seat in the front row, every single time - you can even pause the film to nip to the toilet... 

Kuroneko (Masters of Cinema) on other UK sites

Kuroneko (Masters of Cinema) on USA sites

Masters Of Cinema - Kuroneko
$17.75
A Japanese box-office sensation in 1968 Kuroneko is a sparse atmospheric horror story adhering to Kaneto Shindos philosophy of using beauty and purity to evoke emotion. Eccentric and more overtly supernatural than its breakthrough companion piece Onibaba (1964) Kuroneko revisits similar themes to reveal a haunting meditation on duty conformity and love.In this magnificently eerie and 
Nosferatu (Masters of Cinema)
$17.39
An iconic film of the German expressionist cinema and one of the most famous of all silent movies F. W. Murnaus Nosferatu: A Symphony of Horror continues to haunt - and indeed terrify - modern audiences with the unshakable power of its images. By teasing a host of occult atmospherics out of dilapidated set-pieces and innocuous real-world locations alike Murnau captured on celluloid the 
Masters of Venice Game
$38.61
Masters of Venice is a strategy game that drops you into medieval Venice as a merchant who must amass wealth and prestige. Venice, 1400's: You are a young merchant trying to make your name in a city of vibrant commerce; trade in spices, silks, gems, iron and grain can bring great wealth. You will buy goods as they enter the city docks and then sell them to the shops that need them. Increase 
Descendant Of Thieves - Masters Flannel (Ski Patrol Red) Men
$34.99
Descendant of Thieves garments are designed to have a seriously slim fit. If you are a man of stature, the brand recommends ordering one size up from your usual size.Stand out from the rest of the pack in this uncommonly stylish Descendant Of Thieves shirt.Contemporary, slim-fit button up is fabricated from a brushed cotton flannel.Hidden button-down collar.Contrast detailing at collar and 
Vita flex Masters Hoof Blend (20 lb)
$252.99
Vita Flex Masters Hoof Blend. Masters Hoof Blend is a multi-ingredient biotin rich supplement. It provides 20mg of biotin in a highly palatable alfalfa meal brewers yeast and soybean oil base. Biotin is the major vitamin that is building block for healthy hoof growth. 
HOUSE OF TRIOT Mens Twill Jogger Pants
$39.99
House of Triot twill jogger pants. Slant front pockets with button welt back pocket. Elastic drawstring waist. Elastic at leg openings. 97% cotton/3% spandex. Machine wash. Made in USA. 
Pair of T-Connect Units
$228.99
Pair of T-Connect Units 
Real Madrid Pack of 3 Socks - Kids
$11.99
Young fans can show pride for their favourite team from head to toe with these Real Madrid pack of three socks. 
Zukes Z-Filets Select Slices of Premium Meat Chicken 3.25oz
$4.38
At Zukes they understand that a high protein diet supports strength, vitality, and performance. Thats why they created Zukes Z-Filets Select Slices of Premium Meat Chicken.At over 80% pure chicken, theyre lean, wholesome and delicious - big time support for strong muscles and sturdy bones.But be warned, with all the extra energy protein provides, your dog may knock you over with impromptu licks of 
Joules Crownjheadp Crown Joules Head Of The Pack -
$27.00
If youve got a wild side then these are the Crown Joules for you. Featuring a whole host of animals from stags to horses and dogs to pigs. Crafted from super soft cotton that contains a little stretch for a lot of comfort. 

Kuroneko (Masters of Cinema) on USA sites

Brands

Thank you for visiting Kuroneko (Masters of Cinema) on bananacorner.co.uk

We bring the products from many websites to one website for you to search, save and compare.