Release Date: November 19th, 1956
DVD Release Date: August 5th, 1998
Not Yet Rated|3 hr 28 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 the people how to defend themselves, and the villagers provide the soldiers with food. A giant battle occurs when 40 bandits attack the village.
Director: Akira Kurosawa
Production Co: Toho Company
Distributors: Columbia Pictures