• Action
  • Rated: PG,B,16,10,K12
  • Director: Akira Kurosawa, Hiromichi Horikawa
  • Writer: Shinobu Hashimoto, Akira Kurosawa, Hideo Oguni
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Seven Samurai (七人の侍, Shichinin no Samurai) is a 1954 Japanese epic samurai drama film co-written, edited, and directed by Akira Kurosawa. The story takes place in 1586 during the Sengoku Period of Japanese history. It follows the story of a village of farmers that hire seven ronin (masterless samurai) to combat bandits who will return after the harvest to steal their crops. Since its release, Seven Samurai has consistently ranked highly in critics' lists of the greatest films, such as the BFI's Sight & Sound and Rotten Tomatoes polls. It has remained highly influential, often seen as one of the most "remade, reworked, referenced" films in cinema.
  • Action
  • Rated: PG,B,16,10,K12
  • Director: Akira Kurosawa, Hiromichi Horikawa
  • Writer: Shinobu Hashimoto, Akira Kurosawa, Hideo Oguni

  • Takashi Shimura
    Yoshio Inaba
    Seiji Miyaguchi
    Minoru Chiaki
    Daisuke Kato
    Isao Kimura
    Kunihori Kodo
    Kamatari Fujiwara
    Yoshio Tsuchiya
    Toshirô Mifune
    Daisuke Katô
    Keiko Tsushima
    Yukiko Shimazaki
    Yoshio Kosugi
    Bokuzen Hidari

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  • Action
  • Rated: PG,B,16,10,K12
  • Director: Akira Kurosawa, Hiromichi Horikawa
  • Writer: Shinobu Hashimoto, Akira Kurosawa, Hideo Oguni
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Seven Samurai (七人の侍, Shichinin no Samurai) is a 1954 Japanese epic samurai drama film co-written, edited, and directed by Akira Kurosawa. The story takes place in 1586 during the Sengoku Period of Japanese history. It follows the story of a village of farmers that hire seven ronin (masterless samurai) to combat bandits who will return after the harvest to steal their crops. Since its release, Seven Samurai has consistently ranked highly in critics' lists of the greatest films, such as the BFI's Sight & Sound and Rotten Tomatoes polls. It has remained highly influential, often seen as one of the most "remade, reworked, referenced" films in cinema.

Starring
  • Takashi Shimura
    Yoshio Inaba
    Seiji Miyaguchi
    Minoru Chiaki
    Daisuke Kato
    Isao Kimura
    Kunihori Kodo
    Kamatari Fujiwara
    Yoshio Tsuchiya
    Toshirô Mifune
    Daisuke Katô
    Keiko Tsushima
    Yukiko Shimazaki
    Yoshio Kosugi
    Bokuzen Hidari