The Seven Samurai

  • 1954
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Drama

Much imitated, still unsurpassed. By critical consensus one of the best movies ever made, THE SEVEN SAMURAI covers so much emotional, historical, and cinematic ground that that it demands to be viewed over and over again. Director Akira Kurosawa re-imagines the epic westerns of John Ford in a Japanese context, yielding an art-house action picture with cross-cultural...read more

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01:36 — Akira Kurosawa's masterpiece about a gang of mercenaries hired to defend a farming village from bandits in the 16th century.
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02:30 — Akira Kurosawa's masterpiece about a gang of mercenaries hired to defend a farming village from bandits in the 16th century.

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  • Rating: NR
  • Review: Much imitated, still unsurpassed. By critical consensus one of the best movies ever made, THE SEVEN SAMURAI covers so much emotional, historical, and cinematic ground that that it demands to be viewed over and over again. Director Akira Kurosawa re-imagine… (more)

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