In Akira Kurosawa’s immortal classic, a group of villagers, besieged by bandits who return every year with the harvest, decide to hire a super-team of Samurai warriors to put an end to it. A masterpiece of action, drama and suspense. In 35mm.
“A true masterpiece, featuring perhaps the greatest battle in all of cinema.” – Kim Newman, Empire
“In what many consider to be his masterpiece, director Akira Kurosawa’s action sequences are fantastic and, for their time, very innovative.” – David Gurney, Common Sense Media
“Akira Kurosawa’s SEVEN SAMURAI (1954) is not only a great film in its own right, but the source of a genre that would flow through the rest of the century.” – Roger Ebert, RogerEbert.com