The Last Samurai (2003)

In the face of an enemy, in the Heart of One Man, Lies the Soul of a Warrior.
Nathan Algren is an American hired to instruct the Japanese army in the ways of modern warfare -- in this lush epic set in the 1870s, which finds Algren 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.

Original Title: The Last Samurai
Rating: 6.5 Star Rating: 6.5
Language: English, Japanese
Release Date: 12/5/2003
Budget: $100,000,000
Revenue: $456,758,981
Runtime: 154 mins
Status: Released
Links: IMDB
Action Drama History War