Akira Kurosawa

Biography: Akira Kurosawa is the best known and most honored Japanese filmmaker throughout the world. He has influenced the movie making business where ever movies are being made. His directorial career spanned a half century (1943-1993) and was awarded the Legion d’Honneur in France and in America he was given a Lifetime Achievement Oscar.

Akira Kurosawa's Scores

  • Movies
Average career score: 72
Highest Metascore: 98 Seven Samurai (re-release)
Lowest Metascore: 46 Tora! Tora! Tora!
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 6 out of 9
  2. Negative: 0 out of 9
9 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
54 The Magnificent Seven Sep 23, 2016 Based On The Screenplay By 6.5
57 The Sea Is Watching Jul 18, 2003 Original Screenplay / Original Screenplay 6.0
98 Seven Samurai (re-release) Aug 30, 2002 Director / Screenplay / Written By 8.8
76 Madadayo Sep 1, 2000 Director / Writer 7.3
67 Runaway Train Jan 17, 1986 Based On A Screenplay By tbd
96 Ran Dec 20, 1985 Director / Director / Screenplay / Screenplay 8.8
84 Kagemusha Oct 10, 1980 Director / Executive Producer / Producer / Writer tbd
46 Tora! Tora! Tora! Sep 23, 1970 Japanese Sequences tbd
74 The Magnificent Seven Oct 23, 1960 Writer 7.6