Unrated | | Adventure, Drama
A poor village under attack by bandits recruits seven unemployed samurai to help them defend themselves.
7 December 2003 | MisterWhiplash
10 | Kurosawa's triumphant epic- totally & successfully driven by character and story
Akira Kurosawa was and is considered the master of east-western film-making (in that he made his Japanese films ...
When it opened, it was the most expensive Japanese film ever made. However, by Hollywood standards, it was a quite modestly budgeted production, even for that time
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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