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Seven Samurai (1954)

NR 1956-11-19 (US) ActionDrama 3h 27m
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The Mighty Warriors Who Became the Seven National Heroes of a Small Town


A samurai answers a village's request for protection after he falls on hard times. The town needs protection from bandits, so the samurai gathers six others to help him teach the people how to defend themselves, and the villagers provide the soldiers with food.

  1. Akira Kurosawa

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Hideo Oguni


  3. Shinobu Hashimoto


Top Billed Cast

  1. Toshirō Mifune

    Toshirō Mifune


  2. Takashi Shimura

    Takashi Shimura

    Kambei Shimada

  3. Yoshio Inaba

    Yoshio Inaba

    Gorobei Katayama

  4. Seiji Miyaguchi

    Seiji Miyaguchi


  5. Minoru Chiaki

    Minoru Chiaki

    Heihachi Hayashida

  6. Daisuke Katō

    Daisuke Katō


  7. Isao Kimura

    Isao Kimura

    Katsushiro Okamoto

  8. Keiko Tsushima

    Keiko Tsushima


  9. Yukiko Shimazaki

    Yukiko Shimazaki

    Rikichi's Wife

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Seven Samurai
Seven Samurai

Original Title 七人の侍

Status Released

Original Language Japanese

Budget $2,000,000.00

Revenue $365,258.00


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