Ratings

MetaCritic Rating 55%
TMDB Rating 7.5
IMDB Rating 7.7
RottenTomatoes Rating 66%

Financials

Revenue: $456,758,981

Budget: $140,000,000

Profit: + $316,758,981


Movie Details

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

Status: Released

Average Rating: 8

Release Date: Dec 5, 2003

Rating: R

Run Time: 2h 34m

Original Language: English

Website: Link

Production Countries: Japan , United States of America , New Zealand

Production Companies: Cruise/Wagner Productions , Warner Bros. Pictures , Radar Pictures , Bedford Falls Productions


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Synopsis

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.


Main Cast

Tom Cruise

Tom Cruise

Captain Nathan Algren

Age : 57 | Popularity : 51%

Ken Watanabe

Ken Watanabe

Katsumoto

Age : 60 | Popularity : 41%

William Atherton

William Atherton

Winchester Rep

Age : 72 | Popularity : 17%

Chad Lindberg

Chad Lindberg

Winchester Rep Assistant

Age : 42 | Popularity : 12%

Billy Connolly

Billy Connolly

Zebulon Gant

Age : 76 | Popularity : 48%

Tony Goldwyn

Tony Goldwyn

Colonel Bagley

Age : 59 | Popularity : 31%

Shichinosuke Nakamura

Shichinosuke Nakamura

Emperor Meiji

Age : N/A | Popularity : 6%

Koyuki

Koyuki

Taka

Age : 42 | Popularity : 12%


Crew

Department Role Name
Directing Director
Edward Zwick
Edward Zwick
Writing Screenplay
John Logan
John Logan
Edward Zwick
Edward Zwick
Marshall Herskovitz
Marshall Herskovitz
Story
John Logan
John Logan
Production Producer
Tom Cruise
Tom Cruise
Edward Zwick
Edward Zwick
Marshall Herskovitz
Marshall Herskovitz
Paula Wagner
Paula Wagner
Scott Kroopf
Scott Kroopf
Tom Engelman
Tom Engelman
Executive Producer
Ted Field
Ted Field
Richard Solomon
Richard Solomon
Vincent Ward
Vincent Ward
Charles Mulvehill
Charles Mulvehill
Casting
Victoria Thomas
Victoria Thomas
Sound Original Music Composer
Hans Zimmer
Hans Zimmer
Camera Director of Photography
John Toll
John Toll
Editing Editor
Victor Du Bois
Victor Du Bois
Steven Rosenblum
Steven Rosenblum
Art Production Design
Lilly Kilvert
Lilly Kilvert
Costume & Make-Up Costume Design
Ngila Dickson
Ngila Dickson
Crew Stunts
Nobuyuki Obikane
Nobuyuki Obikane
Hiroki Takano
Hiroki Takano
Visual Effects Visual Effects Supervisor
Ray McIntyre Jr.
Ray McIntyre Jr.
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