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The Seven Samurai

The Seven Samurai(1956)

Also Known As: 7 Samurai | Les Sept samourais | Los siete samurais | Seven Samurai, The |

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Brief Synopsis

Japanese villagers hire a team of traveling samurai to defend them against a bandit attack.

Cast & Crew

Akira Kurosawa Director
Toshiro Mifune Kikuchiyo
Takashi Shimura Kambei--Leader Of The Samurai
Daisuke Kato Shichiroji
Ko Kimura Katsushiro
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info: 
Release Date:  1956 Production Date: 
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Cowboy Pictures/Kino International
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  Janus Films .....Production Company, Toho Company Ltd. .....Production Company, Cowboy Pictures .....Domestic Theatrical Distributor, Kino International .....Domestic Theatrical Distributor, Connaissance Du Cinema .....Foreign Theatrical Distributor, Toho Company Ltd. .....Foreign Theatrical Distributor, Orion Home Video .....Domestic Video Distributor, Nelson Entertainment .....Domestic Video Distributor
Duration(mins):  Country:  Japan (JP)
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  • A True Classic

    Deshka 2018-09-24

    This is a beautifully written, directed, acted, and edited film about life in 1580's rural Japan. The realities of that life, in all of it's... MORE>

  • 7 samurai

    kevin sellers 2018-02-20

    The Magnificent Who? How ironic is it that the greatest Western ever made is an Eastern? ("Searchers" fans will disagree, of course, and... MORE>

  • international majesty

    a.morris 2018-01-15

    an event which influenced some of the greatest story and film makers of all time. it continues to inspire many talented people today and will continue to... MORE>