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Seven Samurai

1954 Rated NR 3hr 27m

Akira Kurosawa's heroic tale of honor and duty begins with master samurai Kambei posing as a monk to save a kidnapped child. Impressed by his bravery, a group of farmers begs him to defend their village from encroaching bandits.

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Movie Details

1956 BAFTA®
1957 Academy Award®
  • Best Costume Design Black and White nominee
  • Best Art Direction Black and White nominee
Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Common Sense rating OK for kids 13+
Screen formats

Full Screen 1.33:1


Japanese, English

Closed captioned


Language and sound

Japanese: Dolby Digital Mono, Japanese: Dolby Digital 5.1

Other features

Filmed in B&W; interactive menus; scene access.