The Last Samurai
Meiji era Hollywood Samurai film. Nominated for 4 Oscars and winning the Japanese Academy award for best foreign film.Starring: Tom Cruise (who also co-produced), Ken Watanabe, Shin Koyamada, Tony Goldwyn, Hiroyuki Sanada, Timothy Spall, Billy Connolly. Available on DVD from Amazon
An American military advisor embraces the Samurai culture he was hired to destroy after he is captured in battle.