Director: Akira Kurosawa
Cast: Toshiro Mifune, Takashi Shimura
Domestic lifetime gross (adjusted for inflation, 2014): $367,500
Famous quote: "What's the use of worrying about your beard when your head's about to be taken?" — Gisaku
It's the only Japanese film on the list and later was remade as The Magnificent Seven, a Western with Steve McQueen and Charles Bronson.
Box-office totals courtesy of BoxOfficeMojo.com.