A large number of the films he wrote screenplays for were remade, most famously 1954's the seven samurai, which inspired the magnificent seven (1960), itself remade again by hollywood in 2016. Seven samurai (shichinin no samurai) is the quintessential samurai movie and perhaps the most accomplished collaboration between director kurosawa and actor toshiro mifune the film deeply influenced cinema, including john sturges who directed a remake: the magnificent seven starring yul brynner, steve mcqueen, charles bronson. The magnificent seven les sept mercenaires (dvd) : the town of rose creek is under the deadly control of bartholomew bogue, the townspeople are desperate for protection they find protection in seven outlaws these seven mercenaries find themselves fighting for more than money. The magnificent seven (1960 movie) movies how similar was the magnificent seven remake to the original update cancel ad by premiumbeatcom explore premiumbeat's curated music library exclusive royalty-free music library for video and film projects find your music track in seconds start now at premiumbeatcom. The movie is a remake of the magnificent seven by john sturges (1960), which is itself a western adaptation of kurosawa's masterpiece, seven samourai (1954) despite a few flaws, the 1960 version was balanced and entertaining: cast, dialogues and music, notably, have now become legend.
The magnificent seven is a 2016 american western action film directed by antoine fuqua and written by nic pizzolatto and richard wenk it is a remake of the 1960 film of the same name , which in turn is a reimagining of the 1954 film seven samurai. The trope title and namers are seven samurai (shichinin no samurai) and the magnificent seven, the latter of which is famous for both transferring the kurosawa classic to the old west (with kurosawa's blessing) and being a classic in its own right. Chris pratt's character tells a story of a guy falling off a five-story building at every floor the people hear him say, so far, so good this is an homage to steve mcqueen's character on the original the magnificent seven (1960) telling the same tale, except it was a ten-story building. The plot of director akira kurosawa's 1954 classic, seven samurai, can be summed up in one sentence: mercenaries are hired to protect a farming village from marauding bandits.
Well this movie itself is a western remake of kurosawa's seven samurai as a fan of western films n being a big fan of mcqueen, i enjoyed it more than seven samurai the film is an engaging n adventurous western, awesomely directed by john sturges. 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. 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 they are the same story, only one is set in samurai-era japan and the other in the american west.
It’s no secret akira kurosawa‘s perennial seven samurai has influenced every underdog trope film of the last sixty years from the magnificent seven and bonnie and clyde to die hard and ocean. In the seven samurai and the magnificent seven, there are a lot of similarities, but also a lot of differences the magnificent seven was made after the seven samurai, and was even a sort of tribute to the seven samurai. In movies like ‘the magnificent seven’, ‘true grit’ and ‘the wild bunch’, a group of outlaws, revenge-seekers and hardy action heroes team up to take on a job far too great for any one man. Seven samurai is a magnificent, barbaric, japanese picture maintaining a high level of technical and artistic brilliance which only sheer exhaustion - it lasts two and a half hours - prohibits.
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. Seven samurai action & adventure 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 eponymous warriors to protect them from invading bandits. The seven samurai is a great film, but trust me it has been copied so many times in movies and tv shows that you have already seen it i have always found the magnificent seven to be over rated the only parts that are any good are a couple of the assemble the team bits. Seven samurai it’s in a universe beyond high quality, superbly classic cinema that’s where it will remain and glow like a sun having been privileged enough to see the original and most of the follow ups including the most recent 2016 remake of magnificent seven, i rate it as #1. Find the magnificent seven at amazoncom movies & tv, home of thousands of titles on dvd and blu-ray from the community very similar and almost the same script published 12 days ago itsmedb a fun western remake of seven samurai the magnificent seven is entertaining and enduring as a classic western read more.
The first and probably the best scene for villain calvera (eli wallach), his band arriving in the village, abusing brave sotero (rico alaniz), early bits of elmer bernstein's score, opening john sturges' remake of kurosawa's seven samurai , the magnificent seven , 1960. In 1960 there was the magnificent seven, half as long and half as good, with a great score and mostly great actors but unfortunately also horst buchholz there was a magnificent sequel, and now a. The magnificent seven is a 1960 american western film directed by john sturges and starring yul brynner, james coburn was a great fan of the japanese film seven samurai, the show's pilot film plays much on the plot of the magnificent seven, and there are similar plot echoes in various other episodes.
In 1954, japanese director akira kurosawa made seven samurai, a historical epic based around a group of warriors uniting to protect a village 6 years later, it was remade by john sturges as the. The two movies also have differences like the characterization of the bandits in the magnificent seven as opposed to the seven samurai one of the main similarities between the seven samurai and magnificent seven is the plot.
If this seems similar to the magnificent seven, it is the mag seven was a direct [remake] of the seven samurai, and a much inferior film kurosawa got everything right in this movie the acting, the cinematography, and above all, the directing, are absolutely perfect. The seven samurai just watched this epic film again after many years i had forgotten what a masterpiece it was black and white, grainy film and crackly soundtrack but still knocks sparks off some of the so called blockbusters out today. Seven samurai (dvd) : tells the story of a sixteenth-century village whose desperate inhabitants hire seven out-of-work warriors to protect them from invading bandits. The seven samurai and the magnificent seven: jcrash provides a cultural analysis of the two iconic pictures he discusses similarities and culturally unique traits of each film, as well as the.