Search Results for 'Akira Kurosawa' (5 total)

Seven Samurai

Directed by Akira Kurosawa | 207 min | 1954

A poor village under attack by bandits recruits seven unemployed samurai to help them defend themselves.


Rashomon

Directed by Akira Kurosawa | 88 min | 1950

A heinous crime and its aftermath are recalled from differing points of view.


Ikiru

Directed by Akira Kurosawa | 143 min | 1952

A bureaucrat tries to find a meaning in his life after he discovers he has terminal cancer.


Ran

Directed by Akira Kurosawa | Rated R | 162 min | 1985

Set in Japan in the 16th century (or so), an elderly warlord retires, handing over his empire to his three sons. However, he vastly underestimates how the new-found power will corrupt them, or cause them to turn on each other...and him...


Yojimbo

Directed by Akira Kurosawa | 110 min | 1961

A crafty ronin comes to a town divided by two criminal gangs and decides to play them against each other to free the town.