Search results for "Akira Kurosawa"
Samurai 7

Samurai 7

Samurai 7
TMDb: 7
25 min

Samurai 7 is a 2004 anime TV series, produced by Gonzo and based on Akira Kurosawa’s highly regarded 1954 movie Seven Samurai. The series was directed by Toshifumi Takizawa and…

Status: Ended
Ran

Ran

Ran
IMDb: 8.2
162 min

With Ran, legendary director Akira Kurosawa reimagines Shakespeare’s King Lear as a singular historical epic set in sixteenth-century Japan. Majestic in scope, the film is Kurosawa’s late-life masterpiece, a profound…

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Genre: Action, Drama, History
Yojimbo

Yojimbo

Yojimbo
IMDb: 8.3
110 min

A nameless ronin, or samurai with no master, enters a small village in feudal Japan where two rival businessmen are struggling for control of the local gambling trade. Taking the…

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Genre: Drama, Thriller
Seven Samurai

Seven Samurai

Seven Samurai
IMDb: 8.7
207 min

A samurai answers a village’s request for protection after he falls on hard times. The town needs protection from bandits, so the samurai gathers six others to help him teach…

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Genre: Action, Drama
Ikiru

Ikiru

Ikiru
IMDb: 8.3
143 min

Mr. Watanabe suddenly finds that he has terminal cancer. He vows to make his final days meaningful. His attempts to communicate his anguish to his son and daughter-in-law lead only…

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Genre: Drama
Rashomon

Rashomon

Rashomon
IMDb: 8.3
88 min

Brimming with action while incisively examining the nature of truth, “Rashomon” is perhaps the finest film ever to investigate the philosophy of justice. Through an ingenious use of camera and…

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Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery