Toho Pictures released Ikiru on October 9, 1952. Akira Kurosawa directed the film starring Takashi Shimura, Nobuo Kaneko, and Shin'ichi Himor.
The Criterion Collection released Ikiru to Blu-ray on November 24, 2015. Akira Kurosawa directed the film starring Takashi Shimura, Nobuo Kaneko, and Shin'ichi Himor.
Kanji Watanabe is a lowly public servant who has worked in his bureaucratic position in the Public Works city office for thirty years.
On October 19, 2010, the Criterion Collection released Seven Samurai on Blu-ray. Akira Kurosawa directed the film which starred Toshirô Mifune, Takashi Shimura, and Keiko Tsushima.
Seven Samurai begins as a gang of marauding bandits rides up to a small mountain farming village. However, before the bandits ride into the town, their chief recognizes they have ransacked this village before.
Columbia Pictures Corporation released Seven Samurai to theaters on November 19,1954. Akira Kurosawa directs the film which stars Toshirô Mifune, Takashi Shimura, and Keiko Tsushima.