The Last Samurai 2003

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.

Directed by: Edward Zwick
Release date: 2003-01-09
Runtime: 154 minutes
Critics score:
Tagline: In the face of an enemy, in the heart of one man, lies the soul of a warrior.
Cast:
Tom Cruise
Tom Cruise
Nathan Algren 
Ken Watanabe
Ken Watanabe
Katsumoto 
Timothy Spall
Timothy Spall
Simon Graham 
Tony Goldwyn
Tony Goldwyn
Colonel Bagley 
Koyuki
Koyuki
Taka