The Best Samurai Movies Films
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The Best Samurai Movies

List Criteria: Only movies featuring Samurai.

A list of the best samurai movies ever made, ranked by movie fans with film trailers when available. This samurai movie list is ordered by popularity, so only the greatest movies about samurai are at the top of the list. If there are any great movies about samurai you believe we missed, please feel free to add them to the list yourself. The films on this list are the most famous samurai movies of all time, so use it to find some movies that you haven't seen already. Click on these samurai movie titles for more information about the films.

List items include Ran, Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai and more.

This list answers the questions, "What are the best samurai movies?" and "What is the greatest samurai movie of all time?"

Various bits of information are included with these popular samurai movies, such as who directed them, when they were released and who starred in the films. Whether you're watching these samurai movies on DVD, Blu-ray or streaming, these good samurai movies can be enjoyed no matter what.
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    added by Benjamin Dunn Toshiro Mifune, Takashi Shimura, Seiji Miyaguchi

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    added by Benjamin Dunn Toshiro Mifune, Tatsuya Nakadai, Isuzu Yamada

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    added by Benjamin Dunn Tatsuya Nakadai, Susumu Terajima, Daisuke Ryu

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    added by Milo Daisuke Katō, Mieko Takamine, Seizaburô Kawazu

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    added by Benjamin Dunn Toshiro Mifune, Takashi Shimura, Minoru Chiaki

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    added by Benjamin Dunn Kōji Yakusho, Goro Inagaki, Kazue Fukiishi

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    added by Benjamin Dunn Tom Cruise, Billy Connolly, Timothy Spall

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    added by Milo Toshiro Mifune, Tatsuya Nakadai, Takashi Shimura

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    added by Milo Takeshi Kitano, Tadanobu Asano, Akira Emoto

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    added by Milo Asao Koike, Tomisaburo Wakayama, Shin Kishida

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    added by Benjamin Dunn Tatsuya Nakadai, Tetsurō Tamba, Hisashi Igawa

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    added by Milo Akiji Kobayashi, Tomisaburo Wakayama, Shin Kishida

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    added by Milo Toshiro Mifune, Tatsuya Nakadai, Yūzō Kayama

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    added by Benjamin Dunn Tatsuya Nakadai, Kenichi Hagiwara, Kaori Momoi

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    added by Milo Taketoshi Naitô, Tomisaburo Wakayama, Yoshi Katō

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    added by Milo Shintaro Katsu, Jun Hamamura, Tomisaburo Wakayama

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    added by Milo Taketoshi Naitô, Hideji Otaki, Tomisaburo Wakayama

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    added by Milo Sonny Chiba, Kenzo Karawasaki, Asao Koike

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    Forest Whitaker, Victor Argo, Henry Silva

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    Alain Delon, François Périer, Cathy Rosier

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