A desperate village hires seven samurai to protect it from marauders in the crown jewel of Japanese cinema. No other film so seamlessly weaves philosophy and entertainment, delicate human emotions and relentless action. Featuring Japan's legendary star, the great Toshiro Mifune, Akira Kurosawa's Seven Samurai is an inspired epic, a triump of art, and an unforgettable three-hour ride.
3 hrs. 27 min.