The Last Samurai2003
Directed by Edward Zwick, and written by John Logan (screenplay), "The Last Samurai" (also known as "Last Samurai", "Samurai", "Ultimo samurai, L'") is an Action/Adventure/Drama/War film, released on December 01 of 2003 in the USA . Ken Watanabe is starring, alongside Tom Cruise, William Atherton, Chad Lindberg, Ray Godshall Sr. and Billy Connolly.
In the face of an enemy, in the Heart of One Man, Lies the Soul of a Warrior.
Who directed "The Last Samurai":
The Last Samurai was directed by Edward Zwick, an American producer, director, and writer.
Before directing The Last Samurai, Edward Zwick had directed The Siege, released in 1998, Courage Under Fire (1996), Legends of the Fall (1994), Leaving Normal (1992), Glory (1989), and About Last Night... (1986). Since, he directed Blood Diamond, released in 2006, Defiance (2008), Love and Other Drugs (2010).
What was the release date of "The Last Samurai":
The Last Samurai was initally released in the United States on Monday, December 01, 2003.. This was fifteen (15) years ago.
It has been released on Friday, January 09, 2004 in Spain; Friday, December 05, 2003 in Canada; Wednesday, January 14, 2004 in France; Thursday, January 08, 2004 in Germany; Thursday, January 15, 2004 in Australia and on Saturday, November 22, 2003 in Japan.
Who is at the casting of "The Last Samurai":
At the casting of The Last Samurai we find Ken Watanabe, previously seen in Sennen no koi - Hikaru Genji monogatari (2001) and Setouchi shonen yakyu dan (1984); Tom Cruise (Austin Powers in Goldmember (2002), Vanilla Sky (2001)); William Atherton (Bread and Roses (2000), The Crow: Salvation (2000)) [ more... ]
- Hiroyuki Sanada and Togo Igawa also worked together in Speed Racer, released in 2008.
- Billy Connolly and Timothy Spall also appeared in Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events, released in 2004.
- Ken Watanabe and Togo Igawa also appeared in Memoirs of a Geisha, released in 2005.
- Togo Igawa and Hiroyuki Sanada can both be seen in 47 Ronin, released in 2013.
What is the Storyline of "The Last Samurai":
The film begins in the summer of 1876, introducing Captain Nathan Algren (Tom Cruise), a disenchanted ex-United States Army captain and an alcoholic, who is traumatized by his past transgressions against Native Americans during the Indian Wars. In the years following his army service, Algren makes his living by relating war stories to gun show audiences, an experience which further hampers his mental state. Fed up with Algren's perpetual drunkenness, his employer fires him, forcing Algren to accept an [...]
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