Last Samurai (2003)

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DVD
Rating
FSK-16
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5 4 2 
Case
Keep Case
Widescreen
2.40 : 1
Digital Audio
Dolby
7.54
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Details
Country of origin: Japan New Zealand United States 
Year of production: 2003
Genres: Adventure , Drama
Original Titel: The Last Samurai
Running time: 2:28 hrs (148 minutes)
Release: 07.05.2004
Overview: Tom Cruise spielt den Bürgerkriegshelden Capt. Nathan Algren, der nach Japan kommt, um gegen die Samurai zu kämpfen. Doch am Ende setzt er sich für ihre Sache ein. Ken Watanbe (für den Oscar nominiert) spielt den Samurai-Führer Katsumoto, der spürt, dass seine Lebensart dem Untergang geweiht ist. Das Schicksal schmiedet ihn mit dem amerikanischen Captain zusammen. Edward Zwick (als Bester Regisseur ausgezeichnet vom National Board of Review, der amerikanischen Freiwilligen Selbstkontrolle) inszeniert diesen epischen, emotionsgeladenen Bilderbogen über die Geburt des modernen Japans.
UPC: 7-321921-276712
Studios: Warner Bros. Pictures , Bedford Falls Company , Radar Pictures
Media companies: Warner Home Video
Date of profile: 23.04.2014
Last edit: 18.04.2015
Purchased: 29.06.2013
SRP:14,99 EUR 
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External reviews
IMDB user rating: 7.70 7,70/10 (votes: 316.405)
OFDB user rating: 7.98 7,98/10 (votes: 1.804)
Rotten Tomatoes critics rating: 6.40 6,40/10 (votes: 216)
Rotten Tomatoes user rating: 3.70 3,70/5 (votes: 390.672)
Copyright
Footage © Warner Home Video
Audio
Content Channels Format
Commentary Dolby Digital 2-Channel Stereo
English Dolby Digital 5.1
German Dolby Digital 5.1
Subtitles
Arabic  Arabic
Danish  Danish
English  English
Finnish  Finnish
German  German
Greek  Greek
Hebrew  Hebrew
Icelandic  Icelandic
Swedish  Swedish
Video informationen
Video format PAL
Aspect ratio Widescreen Anamorph 2.40 : 1
Color 1 Color
0 Black & White
0 Colorized
0 Mixed
Dimensions 1 2D
0 3D Anaglyph
0 Blu-ray 3D
Features
1 Scene access
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0 Feature trailers
0 Bonus trailers
0 Deleted scenes
0 Production notes
0 DVD-ROM content
0 Music videos
0 Storyboard comparisons
0 Closed captioned
0 CineChat
1 Commentary
0 Photo gallery
0 Featurettes
0 Interactive games
0 Multi-angle
0 Interviews
0 Outtakes/Bloopers
0 THX certified
0 D-Box
0 MovieIQ
0 Digital copy
Media info
Description Side A:Main Feature
Label Side A:THE_LAST_SAMURAI_DISC_1
DiscID Side A:90934DA777D5B0D3
Layer:Dual layered
 
Cast
PhotoKen WatanabeKatsumoto
PhotoTom CruiseNathan Algren
PhotoWilliam AthertonWinchester Rep
PhotoChad LindbergWinchester Rep Assistant
PhotoRay Godshall, Sr.Convention Hall Attendee
PhotoBilly ConnollyZebulon Gant
PhotoTony GoldwynColonel Bagley
PhotoMasato HaradaOmura
PhotoMasashi OdateOmura's Companion
PhotoJohn KoyamaOmura's Bodyguard
PhotoTimothy SpallSimon Graham
PhotoShichinosuke NakamuraEmperor Meiji
PhotoTogo IgawaGeneral Hasegawa
PhotoSatoshi NikaidoN.C.O.
PhotoShintaro WadaYoung Recruit
PhotoShin KoyamadaNobutada
PhotoHiroyuki SanadaUjio
PhotoShun SugataNakao
PhotoKoyukiTaka
PhotoSosuke IkematsuHigen
PhotoAoi MinatoMagojiro
PhotoSeizo FukumotoSilent Samurai
PhotoShoji YoshiharaSword Master
PhotoKosaburo Nomura IVKyogen Player #1
PhotoTakashi NoguchiKyogen Player #2
PhotoNoguchi TakayukiKyogen Player #3
PhotoSven ToorvaldOmura's Secretary
PhotoScott WilsonAmbassador Swanbeck
PhotoYuki MatsuzakiSoldier in Street #1
PhotoMitsuyuki OishiSoldier in Street #2
PhotoJiro WadaSoldier in Street #3
PhotoHiroshi WatanabeGuard
PhotoYusuke MyochinSword Master's Assistant
Samurai Ensemble
PhotoHiroaki Amano
PhotoKenta Daibo
PhotoKoji Fujii
PhotoMakoto Hashiba
PhotoShimpei Horinouchi
PhotoTakashi Kora
PhotoShane Kosugi
PhotoTakeshi Maya
PhotoSeiji Mori
PhotoLee Murayama
PhotoRyoichi Noguchi
PhotoTakeru Shimizu
PhotoShinji Suzuki
PhotoHisao Takeda
PhotoRyoichiro Yonekura
Crew
Direction
Photo Edward Zwick Director
Writing
Photo John Logan Screenwriter
Photo Edward Zwick Screenwriter
Photo Marshall Herskovitz Screenwriter
Photo John Logan Story By
Production
Photo Marshall Herskovitz Producer
Photo Edward Zwick Producer
Photo Tom Cruise Producer
Photo Paula Wagner Producer
Photo Scott Kroopf Producer
Photo Tom Engelman Producer
Photo Ted Field Executive producer
Photo Richard Solomon Executive producer
Photo Vincent Ward Executive producer
Photo Charles Mulvehill Executive producer
Cinematography
Photo John Toll Director of photography
Film Editing
Photo Steven Rosenblum Film editor
Photo Victor Dubois Film editor
Music
Photo Hans Zimmer Composer
Sound
Photo Jeff Wexler Production Sound Mixer
Photo Andy Nelson Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Photo Anna Behlmer Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Photo Mark P. Stoeckinger Supervising sound editor
Photo Michael Kamper Sound Designer
Photo Jon Title Sound Designer
Photo Alan Rankin Sound Editor
Photo Christopher Assells Sound Editor
Photo Bruce Tannis Sound Editor
Photo Dino DiMuro Sound Editor
Photo Ben Wilkins Sound Editor
Art
Photo Lilly Kilvert Production Designer
Photo Ngila Dickson Costume Designer
Photo Jeffrey A. Okun Visual Effects
Photo Lois Burwell Make-up Artist
Photo Chris Burian-Mohr Art Director
Photo Jess Gonchor Art Director
Photo Kim Sinclair Art Director
Photo Paul Lombardi Visual Effects
Photo Kenny Myers Make-up Artist
Photo Maggie Elliot Make-up Artist
Photo Christina "Tina" Harrelson Make-up Artist
Photo Polly Earnshaw Make-up Artist
Photo Zoltan Elek Make-up Artist
Photo Perry "Mike" Germain Make-up Artist
Photo Ron Snyder Make-up Artist
Photo Michael Krehl Make-up Artist
Photo Conor O'Sullivan Make-up Effects
Photo Janis McEwan Costume Designer
Photo William Mesa Visual Effects
Photo Raymond McIntyre, Jr. Visual Effects
Photo Tim Crosbie Visual Effects
Photo Benoit "Ben" Girard Visual Effects
Awards
Academy Award (2003):
Nominee for Best Art Direction - Lilly Kilvert (Art Direction), Gretchen Rau (Set Decoration)
Nominee for Best Costume Design - Ngila Dickson
Nominee for Best Sound Mixing - Andy Nelson, Anna Behlmer, Jeff Wexler
Nominee for Best Supporting Actor - Ken Watanabe

American Film Institute Awards (2003):
Winner Movie of the Year 

American Society of Cinematographers Awards (2004):
Nominee for Outstanding Achievement in Cinematography in Theatrical Releases - John Toll

Art Directors Guild Production Design Awards (2004):
Nominee for Feature Film – Period or Fantasy Film 

ASCAP Awards (2004):
Winner Top Box Office Films - Hans Zimmer

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards (2004):
Nominee for Best Composer - Hans Zimmer
Nominee for Best Picture 
Nominee for Best Supporting Actor - Ken Watanabe

Costume Designers Guild Awards (2004):
Nominee for Excellence in Costume Design for Film – Period/Fantasy - Ngila Dickson

Golden Globe (2003):
Nominee for Actor in a Leading Role - Drama - Tom Cruise
Nominee for Actor in a Supporting Role - Ken Watanabe
Nominee for Original Score - Hans Zimmer

MTV Movie Awards (2004):
Nominee for Best Male Performance - Tom Cruise

National Board of Review Awards, USA (2003):
Winner Best Director - Edward Zwick

Online Film Critics Society Awards (2004):
Nominee for Best Cinematography - John Toll
Nominee for Best Original Score - Hans Zimmer

Satellite Awards (2004):
Winner Best Cinematography - John Toll
Winner Best Costume Design - Ngila Dickson
Winner Best Film Editing - Victor Du Bois, Steven Rosenblum
Winner Best Original Score - Hans Zimmer
Nominee for Best Actor – Drama - Tom Cruise
Nominee for Best Actor in a Supporting Role – Drama - Ken Watanabe
Nominee for Best Art Direction - Lilly Kilvert, Gretchen Rau
Nominee for Best Motion Picture – Drama 
Nominee for Best Sound - Mark P. Stoeckinger
Nominee for Best Visual Effects - Jeffrey A. Okun

Saturn (2003):
Nominee for Best Action / Adventure / Thriller Film 
Nominee for Best Actor - Tom Cruise
Nominee for Best Director - Edward Zwick
Nominee for Best Supporting Actor - Ken Watanabe
Nominee for Best Young Actor - Sosuke Ikematsu

Screen Actors Guild Award (2003):
Nominee for Best Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role - Ken Watanabe

Taurus Award (2004):
Winner Best Fire Stunt - Jean Jacques DePlanque, Dave Forman, Akira Kamito, Taketo Nakamoto, Nobu Obikane, Takashi Sakamoto, Kazuki Tsujimoto, Peng Zhang
Nominee for Best Specialty Stunt - Danny Baldwin, Alejandro C. Cargia, Dean Caulfield, Mick Corrigan, Jonathan Costello, Pedro G. Garcia, Pete Miles, Shawn Orr, Hernan Ortiz, Eugenes Yenes
Nominee for Best Stunt Coordination - Nick Powell

Teen Choice Awards (2004):
Nominee for Choice Movie Fight/Action Sequence 

Visual Effects Society Awards (2004):
Winner Outstanding Supporting Visual Effects in a Motion Picture - Jeffrey A. Okun, Thomas Boland, William Mesa, Ray McIntyre, Jr.