Kurosawa’s Seven Samurai has landed a number 6 spot in Entertainment Weekly’s list of the very best action films. The movies were selected by the magazine staff.
Based on a Reuters news release, the top 6 are:
1. Die Hard
3. Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark
4. Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior
5. The Matrix
6. Seven Samurai
According to the magazine, the fact that the fourth instalment of Die Hard, Live Free or Die Hard, is conveniently opening in two weeks’ time had no influence on the choice of the top action film.