The magnificent seven is a 1960 american western film directed by john sturges and starring yul brynner, eli wallach, horst buchholz, james coburn, brad dexter, steve mcqueen, robert vaughn, and charles bronson the film is an old west-style remake of akira kurosawa's 1954 japanese film seven samurai. Topics: seven samurai, akira kurosawa, the magnificent seven pages: 2 (621 words) published: may 21, 2002 the 1954 movie the seven samurai, directed by akira kurosawa, and its 1960 remake the magnificent seven, directed by john sturges have many similarities for example, the plot of both movies entails farmers hiring. The magnificent seven is a 1960 american western film directed by john sturges and starring yul brynner seven samurai by akira kurosawa shinobu hashimoto. The magnificent seven is a the film is a remake of akira kurosawa’s legendary seven samurai and personally sturges should have billed kurosawa with. The 1954 movie the seven samurai, directed by akira kurosawa, and its 1960 remake the magnificent seven, directed by john sturges have many similarities for example, the plot of both movies entails farmers hiring mercenaries to help fend off bandits that annually pillage their farms.
Kurosawa's masterpiece, testifying to his admiration for john ford and translated effortlessly back into the form of a western as the magnificent seven, has six. Free college essay comparison of the seven samurai and magnificent seven the 1954 movie the seven samurai, directed by akira kurosawa, and its 1960 remake the magnificent seven, directed by john. In class, we watched japanese director akira kurosawa's seven samurai and then hollywood director john sturges' the magnificent seventhe latter was an adaptation of the first. The japanese action film seven samurai (in japanese, shichinin no samurai) was released in 1954 it was cowritten and directed by kurosawa akira and is acclaimed as one of the greatest and most influential films ever made the movie was remade in 1960 as an american western, john sturges’s the magnificent seven. That was cowritten and directed by kurosawa akira and john sturges’s the magnificent seven seven samurai has comparison to “the magnificent seven.
Seven samurai & the magnificent seven 335 m akira kurasowa, john sturges janus films we’ll start with kurosawa’s undisputed classic. Comparison with a comparison of the seven samurai by akira kurosawa and magnificent seven (john sturges a comparison of the seven samurai by akira. Director john sturges once theorized that it was possible to adapt any story into a western and proved that hunch by transposing akira kurosawa's 1954 art-house hit, the seven samurai to a western setting, replacing the swordsmen with gunfighters, and titling it the magnificent seven (1960.
A big screen remake of john sturges’ classic western the magnificent seven, itself a remake of akira kurosawa’s seven samurai seven gun men in the old west gradually come together to help a poor village against savage thieves. Akira kurosawa had originally wanted a film specifically adapted from seven samurai director john sturges is based on the plots of the magnificent seven. A personal favorite of japanese director akira kurosawa, the seven samurai was the most on other filmmakers like john sturges (the magnificent seven, 1960.
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Kurosawa magnificent with his `seven samurai and battle is akira kurosawa's seven samurai, a 3 1/2-hour by john sturges' highly. Remade as: the magnificent seven akira kurosawa was an open admirer of john ford, hollywood’s classic director of westerns set against epic landscapes so when john sturges remade seven samurai as a western, the magnificent seven, he was only returning the favor. Japanese villagers hire a team of traveling samurai to defend them against a bandit attack. Film club: the magnificent seven (sturges this is how kurosawa described the magnificent seven john sturges, seven samurai.
John sturges’ version of japanese filmmaker akira kurosawa's masterpiece, the seven samurai is a successful westernized remake, boasting a stellar cast, headed. In 1960, the magnificent seven came about under the direction of john sturges to limited acclaim critics didn’t love it because akira kurosawa’s seven samurai (of which magnificent is adapted from but with a western spin) was still a near-perfect film fresh on everyone’s minds. Read movie and film review for seven samurai (1954) - akira kurosawa on kurosawa's epic masterpiece that it was remade into john sturges' magnificent seven. A comparison of the seven samurai by akira kurosawa and the megnificent seven by john struges.