The Last Samurai

The Last Samurai

5,805 Reviews
2003 2h 34min Cert. 15
Nathan Algren is an American hired to instruct the Japanese army in the ways of modern warfare, which finds him learning to respect the samurai and the honorable principles that rule them. Pressed...
The Last Samurai

Tagline

In the face of an enemy, in the heart of one man, lies the soul of a warrior.

Storyline

Nathan Algren is an American hired to instruct the Japanese army in the ways of modern warfare, which finds him learning to respect the samurai and the honorable principles that rule them. Pressed to destroy the samurai's way of life in the name of modernization and open trade, Algren decides to become an ultimate warrior himself and to fight for their right to exist.
  • Released
    5 December 2003
  • Runtime
    2h 34min
  • Director
  • Budget
    $140,000,000
  • Revenue
    $456,758,981
  • Genre
  • Status
    Released
  • Language
    English
  • Production
    Cruise/Wagner Productions, Warner Bros. Pictures, Bedford Falls Productions, Radar Pictures