23 rows · Note: This list includes full remakes only; it does not include films whose narratives have been loosely inspired by the basic plot of one or more of the director’s films – as A Bug’s Life (1998) references both Seven Samurai (1954) and its Hollywood remake The Magnificent Seven (1960) – nor movies that adopt or parody individual plot elements or characters from a Kurosawa film without adapting the …
|YEAR||ORIGINAL TITLE OF REMAKE||ENGLISH TITLE||REMAKE OF|
|2016||The Magnificent Seven||—||Seven Samurai|
|2012||Gwanghae, Wangyidoen namja||Masquerade||Kagemusha|
|2011||U-Mong Pa Meung||At the Gate of the Ghost||Rashomon|
|2008||Kakushi Toride no San-Akunin: The Last Prin…||Hidden Fortress: The …||The Hidden Fortress|
Budget: ¥125 million ($1.1 million)
Akira Kurosawa’s seminal classic Seven Samurai gets the remake treatment with this modern retelling from The Weinstein Co. Scott Mann directs from a script by John Fusco. ~ Jeremy Wheeler, Rovi
Category: Action & Adventure, Drama
Sep 23, 2016 · Akira Kurosawa’s 1954 classic “Seven Samurai” has inspired dozens of films, including the new remake of “The Magnificent Seven” as well as video games, tv series, martial arts. But why?
Seven Samurai (1954) Written and directed by the highly acclaimed Akira Kurosawa, Seven Samurai is not only one of the greatest samurai films ever made, it is one of the greatest films ever made. In 1960, The Magnificent Seven swapped Japan for Mexico, and swords for guns, in the epic western remake of this Kurosawa classic.
Referenced in. Star Trek: Enterprise: Marauders (2002) (TV Episode) Marauders is a Star Trek remake of The Seven Samurai/The Magnificent Seven. The colony represents the village. The deuterium represents the rice, and the Enterprise crew are the seven heroes.
The Magnificent Seven is a very loose 2016 remake of the original The Magnificent Seven (see below) from 1960, which in turn was a western remake of Akira Kurosawa’s Seven Samurai. Directed by Antoine Fuqua, it is a film with many ideas but lacks the patience or the craftsmanship to really make them work.
Aug 19, 2001 · The Seven Samurai. 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. The critic Michael Jeck suggests that this was the first film in which a team is assembled to carry out a mission–an idea which gave birth to its direct Hollywood remake,
Seven Samurai (Shichinin most notably the 1960 recreation known as The Magnificent Seven, Seven Samurai is not just your average epic. its Hollywood remake The Magnificent Seven is a damn
Apr 26, 1954 · Story-telling at its finest, “Seven Samurai” is a terrific film not because of a handful of memorable scenes or lines, but rather because scene-by-scene, frame-by-frame, it tells an interesting story as well as it is possible to tell it.
One of the most thrilling movie epics of all time, Akira Kurosawa’s Seven Samurai tells the story of a sixteenth-century village whose desperate inhabitants hire the …
Scott Mann Hired to Direct SEVEN SAMURAI Remake for The Weinstein Company. One of the most thrilling movie epics of all time, Seven Samurai ( Shichinin no samurai) tells the story of a sixteenth-century village whose desperate inhabitants hire the eponymous warriors …
The Magnificent Seven had its worldwide premiere last week. I went to see it to find out how it stacks up with the film that inspired it, Akira Kurosawa’s Seven Samurai, and what its relationship is to John Sturges’s original The Magnificent Seven from 1960. Here is my review. First things first: the new Magnificent Seven is not a direct remake of either of the two films mentioned above.
Seven Samurai Shichinin no samurai, 1954, Japan Film Overview Seven Samurai tells the tale of a 16th century Japanese farm community that, led by a Magnificent Seven: A 1960 Hollywood remake of the film, directed by John Sturges, has seven gunmen defending a Mexican village from bandits. Several changes were made in the adaptation