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Seven Samurai

Friday, July 1 - Monday, July 4, 2011

One of the most thrilling movie epics of all time, Seven Samurai (Shichinin no samurai) tells the story of a sixteenth-century village whose desperate inhabitants hire the eponymous warriors to protect them from invading bandits. This three-hour ride from Akira Kurosawa?eaturing legendary actors Toshiro Mifune and Takashi Shimura?eamlessly weaves philosophy and entertainment, delicate human emotions and relentless action, into a rich, evocative, and unforgettable tale of courage and hope.

  • Country Japan
  • Language In Japanese with English subtitles
  • Rating NR
  • Year 1954
  • Running Time 207 minutes
  • Director Kurosawa