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Seven Samurai LIMITED EDITION BLU-RAY STEELBOOK - Blu-Ray Seven Samurai LIMITED EDITION BLU-RAY STEELBOOK

Available for the first time on Blu-ray, this special edition includes alternative presentations of the film, a new and exclusive interview withy Asian-cinema expert Tony Rayns, and the film’s original Japanese theatrical trailer. Available for the first time on Blu-ray, this special edition includes alternative presentations of the film, a new and exclusive interview withy Asian-cinema expert Tony Rayns, and the film’s original Japanese theatrical trailer.
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One of the greatest films of all time, Akira’s Kurosawa’s Seven Samurai has influenced the work of directors from George Lucas to Steven Spielberg, and spawned remakes, such as John Sturges’ acclaimed The Magnificent Seven. With their village raided every year by vicious bandits, a group of peasants hire seven warriors to protect them. Initially met with suspicion, the warriors eventually gain the trust of the peasants and they join forces to face the bandits. Available for the first time on Blu-ray, this special edition includes alternative presentations of the film, a new and exclusive interview withy Asian-cinema expert Tony Rayns, and the film’s original Japanese theatrical trailer. Endlessly copied but never surpassed, Seven Samurai is a truly timeless classic.

Blu-ray Extras

  • Limited Edition Steelbook™
  • Digitally remastered in High Definition
  • Play with or without original intermission
  • Original Japanese theatrical trailer
  • The Art of Akira Kurosawa (2013, 47 mins): Asian cinema expert Tony Rayns discusses Kurosawa's career and influence
  • Fully illustrated booklet booklet with essays by Philip Kemp and full film credits

One of the greatest films of all time, Akira’s Kurosawa’s Seven Samurai has influenced the work of directors from George Lucas to Steven Spielberg, and spawned remakes, such as John Sturges’ acclaimed The Magnificent Seven. With their village raided every year by vicious bandits, a group of peasants hire seven warriors to protect them. Initially met with suspicion, the warriors eventually gain the trust of the peasants and they join forces to face the bandits. Available for the first time on Blu-ray, this special edition includes alternative presentations of the film, a new and exclusive interview withy Asian-cinema expert Tony Rayns, and the film’s original Japanese theatrical trailer. Endlessly copied but never surpassed, Seven Samurai is a truly timeless classic.

Blu-ray Extras

  • Limited Edition Steelbook™
  • Digitally remastered in High Definition
  • Play with or without original intermission
  • Original Japanese theatrical trailer
  • The Art of Akira Kurosawa (2013, 47 mins): Asian cinema expert Tony Rayns discusses Kurosawa's career and influence
  • Fully illustrated booklet booklet with essays by Philip Kemp and full film credits

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SKU 5035673010907
Catalogue Number BFIB1090
Subtitle A film by Akira Kurosawa
Year 1854
Publisher(s) BFI
Format Blu-Ray
Countries Japan
Aspect ratio 1.33:1
Colour B&W
Subtitles English
Language(s) Japanese
Running time 207 mins
Blu-ray region B
Certificate PG

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