BFI: 10 Great Samurai Films

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With Akira Kurosawa’s Seven Samurai fighting its way onto Blu-ray, we delve into Japan’s heroic past with 10 classic tales of swords and chivalry.

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    Shichinin no samurai

    1954 — a.k.a. Seven Samurai, in 33 top lists Check
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    Miyamoto Musashi

    1954 — a.k.a. Samurai I: Musashi Miyamoto, in 5 top lists Check
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    Zoku Miyamoto Musashi: Ichijôji no kettô

    1955 — a.k.a. Samurai II: Duel at Ichijoji Temple, in 3 top lists Check
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    Miyamoto Musashi kanketsuhen: kettô Ganryûjima

    1956 — a.k.a. Samurai III: Duel at Ganryu Island, in 3 top lists Check
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    Kumonosu-jô

    1957 — a.k.a. Throne of Blood, in 17 top lists Check
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    Seppuku

    1962 — a.k.a. Harakiri, in 13 top lists Check
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    Samurai

    1965, in 1 top list Check
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    Soleil rouge

    1971 — a.k.a. Red Sun, in 0 top lists Check
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    Shurayukihime

    1973 — a.k.a. Lady Snowblood, in 3 top lists Check
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    Shogun Assassin

    1980, in 2 top lists Check
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    Tasogare Seibei

    2002 — a.k.a. The Twilight Samurai, in 8 top lists Check
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    Jûsan-nin no shikaku

    2010 — a.k.a. 13 Assassins, in 1 top list Check
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Last updated on Oct 18, 2013; source