The Last Samurai (2003)

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.

Directing:
  • Edward Zwick

Writing:
  • Edward Zwick
  • Marshall Herskovitz
  • John Logan

Stars:
Release Date: 2003-12-05
metacritic icon 7.7/10
themoviedb icon 7.1/10
  • Country: JP, US, NZ
  • Language: English | 日本語
  • Runtime: 154
  • Budget: $140,000,000
  • Revenue: $456,758,981
Tom Cruise
Tom Cruise
Captain Nathan Algren
Ken Watanabe
Ken Watanabe
Katsumoto
William Atherton
William Ather...
Winchester Rep
Chad Lindberg
Chad Lindberg
Winchester Rep Assistant
Billy Connolly
Billy Connoll...
Zebulon Gant
Tony Goldwyn
Tony Goldwyn
Colonel Bagley
Shichinosuke Nakamura
Shichinosuke...
Emperor Meiji
Koyuki
Koyuki
Taka
Timothy Spall
Timothy Spall
Simon Graham
Togo Igawa
Togo Igawa
General Hasegawa
Shun Sugata
Shun Sugata
Nakao
Shin Koyamada
Shin Koyamada
Nobutada
Hiroyuki Sanada
Hiroyuki Sana...
Ujio
Masato Harada
Masato Harada
Omura
John Koyama
John Koyama
Omura's Bodyguard
Sosuke Ikematsu
Sosuke Ikemat...
Higen
Seizô Fukumoto
Seizô Fukumot...
Silent Samurai
Yuki Matsuzaki
Yuki Matsuzak...
Soldier in Street #1
Hiroshi Watanabe
Hiroshi Watan...
Guard
Shinji Suzuki
Shinji Suzuki
Samurai Ensemble
Scott Wilson
Scott Wilson
Ambassador Swanbeck