Seven Samurai

Seven Samurai

Seven Samurai

Seven Samurai

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 Details

Title Seven Samurai
Air Date Apr 26, 1954
Runtime 207 Minutes
Genres Action, Drama
Cast Toshirō Mifune (Kikuchiyo), Takashi Shimura (Kambei Shimada), Yoshio Inaba (Gorobei Katayama), Seiji Miyaguchi (Kyuzo), Minoru Chiaki (Heihachi Hayashida), Daisuke Katô (Shichiroji), Isao Kimura (Katsushiro Okamoto), Keiko Tsushima (Shino), Yukiko Shimazaki (Rikichi's Wife), Kamatari Fujiwara (Manzô - Father of Shino), Yoshio Kosugi (Mosuke), Bokuzen Hidari (Yohei), Yoshio Tsuchiya (Rikichi), Kokuten Kôdô (Gisaku, the Old Man), Eijirō Tōno (Kidnapper), Jun Tatara (Coolie A), Atsushi Watanabe (Bun Seller), Toranosuke Ogawa (Grandfather of Kidnapped Girl), Isao Yamagata (Samurai), Kichijirô Ueda (Bandit Scout), Sôjin Kamiyama (Blind Player), Gen Shimizu (Samurai Who Kicks Farmers), Keiji Sakakida (Gosaku), Shinpei Takagi (Bandit Chieftain), Shin Ôtomo (Bandit Second-in-Command), Toshio Takahara (Samurai with Gun), Hiroshi Sugi (Tea Shop Owner), Hiroshi Hayashi (Weak Ronin), Sachio Sakai (Coolie #2), Sôkichi Maki (Strong-Looking Samurai), Ichirô Chiba (Buddhist Priest), Noriko Sengoku (Wife of Gono Family), Noriko Honma (Woman Farmer), Masanobu Ôkubo (Samurai), Etsuo Saijo (Bandit), Minoru Itô (Samurai), Haruya Sakamoto (Samurai), Gorô Sakurai (Samurai), Hideo Shibuya (Bandit), Kiyoshi Kamoda (Samurai), Senkichi Ômura (Bandit Who Escapes), Takashi Narita (Bandit Who Escapes), Shôichi Hirose (Bandit), Kôji Uno (Bandit), Masaaki Tachibana (Bandit), Kamayuki Tsubono (Bandit), Taiji Naka (Bandit), Chindanji Miyagawa (Bandit), Shigemi Sunagawa (Bandit), Akira Tani (Bandit), Akio Kusama (Bandit), Ryûtarô Amami (Bandit), Jun Mikami (Bandit), Haruo Nakajima (Bandit), Sanpei Mine (Farmer), Masahide Matsushita (Samurai), Kaneo Ikeda (Samurai), Takuzô Kumagaya (Gisaku's Son), Ippei Kawagoe (Farmer), Jirô Suzukawa (Farmer), Junpei Natsuki (Farmer), Kyôichi Kamiyama (Farmer), Haruo Suzuki (Farmer), Gorô Amano (Farmer), Akira Kitchôji (Farmer), Kôji Iwamoto (Farmer), Hiroshi Akitsu (Husband of Gono Family), Akira Yamada (Farmer), Kazuo Imai (Farmer), Eisuke Nakanishi (Farmer), Toku Ihara (Farmer), Hideo Ôtsuka (Farmer), Shû Ôe (Farmer), Yasuhisa Tsutsumi (Farmer in Front of Gono), Yasumasa Ônishi (Farmer), Tsuneo Katagiri (Farmer in Front of Gono), Megeru Shimoda (Farmer), Masayoshi Kawabe (Farmer), Shigeo Katô (Farmer), Yoshikazu Kawamata (Farmer), Takeshi Seki (Coolie #3), Haruko Toyama (Gisaku's Daughter-in-Law), Tsuruko Mano (Woman Farmer in front of Gono), Matsue Ono (Woman Farmer), Tsurue Ichimanji (Woman Farmer), Masako Ôshiro (Woman Farmer), Kyôko Ozawa (Woman Farmer), Michiko Kadono (Farmer's Wife), Toshiko Nakano (Farmer's Wife), Shizuko Azuma (Farmer's Wife), Michiko Kawabe (Farmer's Wife), Yûko Togawa (Farmer's Wife), Yayoko Kitano (Farmer's Wife), Misao Suyama (Woman Farmer), Toriko Takahara (Woman Farmer), Takeshi Katô (Samurai Wandering through Town), Tatsuya Nakadai (Samurai Wandering through Town), Ken Utsui (Samurai Wandering through Town), Ren Yamamoto (Farmer), Kyoko Mori (Farmer's Wife)