Unrated | | Adventure, Drama
A poor village under attack by bandits recruits seven unemployed samurai to help them defend themselves.
Through the creative freedom provided by the studio, Akira Kurosawa made use of telephoto lenses, which were rare in 1954
We'll take this place next.
Bandit Chief: We took it last autumn. They haven't got anything worth taking yet. Let's wait.
During the first scene when the people in the village are discussing what to do with the bandits, it's visible that they are wearing bald-wigs.
$21,830 (USA) (30 August 2002)
$269,061 (USA) (29 August 2003)
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