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Seven Samurai

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Action & Adventure Drama 19543h 27mOn: HBO MAX The Criterion Channel Kanopy Tags: Martial Arts Country: Japan

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.Seven Samurai featuring Toshirō Mifune and Takashi Shimura is streaming with subscription on HBO MAX, streaming with subscription on The Criterion Channel, streaming with subscription on Kanopy, and 5 others. It's an action & adventure and drama movie with a high IMDb audience rating of 8.6 (331,605 votes).

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Akira Kurosawa


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Available to stream on a popular subscription service (HBO MAX, The Criterion Channel & Kanopy).

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Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 2 others).

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#320 Ranked Movie

#7 Ranked in Medieval Movies

#21 Ranked in Movies on Kanopy

#136 Ranked in Action & Adventure Movies

Seven Samurai has a high IMDb audience rating of 8.6 (331,605 votes). The movie is extremely popular with Reelgood users lately.

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