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 the people how to defend themselves, and the villagers provide the soldiers with food. A giant battle occurs when 40 bandits attack the village.Seven Samurai featuring Toshirō Mifune and Takashi Shimura is streaming with subscription on The Criterion Channel, streaming with subscription on Kanopy, available for rent or purchase on iTunes, and 4 others. It's an action & adventure and drama movie with a very high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 100% and a high IMDb audience rating of 8.7 (286,363 votes).
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Available to stream on a subscription service (The Criterion Channel & Kanopy).
Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 2 others).
Not available to watch free online.
Not available to stream on a TV everywhere service.
#2 Ranked in Movies on The Criterion Channel
#2 Ranked in Medieval Movies
#100 Ranked in Action & Adventure Movies
Seven Samurai has a very high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 100% and a high IMDb audience rating of 8.7 (286,363 votes). The movie is popular with Reelgood users lately.