Samurai Summer

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This August, welcome to Samurai Summer.

From Seven Samurai to 13 Assassins, we'll be screening some of the most thrilling epics of the genre, many on 35mm! Browse the full lineup below and get tickets, which are on sale now.

Upcoming

Shogun Assassin

Sat 8/7

The delirious hybrid of two episodes of the popular Baby Cart series dubbed into English and fused together into a hyper-violent bloodbath ballet.

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Seven Samurai

Mon 8/9

One of the most thrilling movie epics of all time, Akira Kurosawa’s film stars the legendary Toshiro Mifune.

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A bizarre blend of the female Yakuza film and traditional Japanese ghost story, from "The King of Cult" Teruo Ishii.

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Lady Snowblood

Lady Snowblood

Mon 8/16

Toshiya Fujita's cult classic revenge tale was a key influence on Quentin Tarantino's Kill Bill.

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13 Assassins

Sat 8/21

Cult director Takashi Miike's bravado period action film about a group of unemployed samurai enlisted to bring down a sadistic lord.

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Yojimbo

Mon 8/23

The incomparable Toshiro Mifune stars in Akira Kurosawa's visually stunning and darkly comic Yojimbo.

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Tatsuya Nakadai and Toshiro Mifune star in the story of a wandering samurai who exists in a maelstrom of violence.

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