|Identifying Codes|| |
|Colour||Black and White|
|Run Time||203 minutes|
|Notes||This is the second release in The Criterion Collection DVD series. First printing was in 1998. Covers printed in USA. The Classic Collection is a joint venture between Home Vision Cinema and Janus Films. |
The film was transferred from a new 35mm composite low-contrast print in its original aspect ratio of 1.33:1.
Special features include:
- Audio commentary by Japanese film expert Michael Jeck.
- Original US theatrical trailer
Release contained 4-page booklet with an essay by David Ehrenstein.
This version of the release is part of The Criterion Collection boxset titled "Akira Kurosawa: Four Samurai Classics" release in 2002 and contains no barcode on the cover. Early printings of the boxset included a 2002 Criterion Collection catalog.
|2||"Is There No God To Protect Us?"|
|3||Shopping For Samurai|
|4||Death Of A Thief|
|5||A Master And His Disciples|
|6||Samurai Auditions, Part I|
|7||Samurai Auditions, Part II|
|8||The Seventh Samurai|
|12||"Still A Child"|
|14||The Secret Garden|
|21||The Surprise Attack|
|23||The First Battle|
|25||The Second Battle|
|26||Behind The Lines|
|28||The Last Battle|