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Seven Samurai

Shichinin no samurai

Directed by Akira Kurosawa
Japan, 1954
Drama, Action, Adventure


A sixteenth century farming village requests protection from the seven samurai against a horde of bandits who have warned they will return when the crops are ripe. A gripping three hour ride that inspired the Hollywood remake, The Magnificent Seven.

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