Set in 16th Century Japan, Akira Kurosawa's epic SEVEN SAMURAI follows the plight of a defenseless farming village that lives in constant fear of marauding bandits. Director Akira Kurosawa Star Takashi Shimura, Toshirt Mifune, Yoshio Inaba, Keiko Tsushima, Daisuke Katt, Full Frame - 1.33 Audio: Dolby Digital - Japanese Subtitles - English - Optional Additional Release Material: Audio Commentary - 1. David Desser; Joan Mellen; Stephen Prince; Tony Rayns; Donald Richie 2. Michael Jeck Behind the Scenes - Making of - "Akira Kurosawa: It Is Wonderful to Create" Featurette - 1. "My Life in Cinema" 2. "Seven Samurai: Origins & Influences" Trailers - Theatrical Trailer Text/Photo Galleries: Stills/Photos Runtime: 207 minutes Year of Release: 1954.