Seven Samurai: Criterion Collection DVD

Seven Samurai: Criterion Collection DVD

Multimedia(DVD - NTSC)

$39.95

Overview

A desperate village hires seven samurai to protect it from marauders in this crown jewel of Japanese cinema. No other film so seamlessly weaves philosophy and entertainment, delicate human emotions and relentless action. Featuring Japan's legendary star, the great Toshiro Mifune, Akiro Kurosawa's Seven Samurai is an inspired epic, a triumph of art, and an unforgettable three-hour ride.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780780020689
Publisher: Home Vision

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John Simon

"This, on the surface, is a work of relentless, unmitigated action, as epic as any film ever made, and, again on the surface, sheer entertainment. Yet it is also an unquestionable triumph of art."

Gavin Lambert

"It is as sheet narrative, rich in imagery, incisiveness and sharp observation, that it makes its strongest impact…It provides a fascinating display of talent, and places its director in the forefront of creative film-makers of his generation." -- Sight and Sound

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