Fantastic movie with a great touch of reality.
A veteran samurai, who has fallen on hard times, answers a village's request for protection from bandits. He gathers 6 other samurai to help him, and they teach the townspeople how to defend themselves, and they supply the samurai with three small meals a day. The film culminates in a giant battle when 40 bandits attack the village.
Will Take Its Place With the Seven Greatest Films of All Time!
|Writers:||Shinobu Hashimoto, Hideo Oguni, Akira Kurosawa|
as Kambei Shimada
as Gorobei Katayama