Director Antoine Fuqua brings his modern vision to a classic story in The Magnificent Seven. With the town of Rose Creek under the deadly control of industrialist Bartholomew Bogue, the desperate townspeople employ protection from seven outlaws, bounty hunters, gamblers and hired guns. As they prepare the town for the violent showdown that they know is coming, these seven mercenaries find themselves fighting for more than money.
Justice has a number.
Did You Know?
Despite the fact the the new version of The Magnificent Seven will a re-imagining rather than a remake, the filmmakers personally hired Walter Mirisch
to executive produce The Magnificent Seven
(2016). Mirisch, one of the most successful independent film producers in Hollywood in the 1960s, worked alongside actor Yul Brynner
, producer Lou Morheim
, director John Sturges
, and screenwriter Walter Newman
to get Akira Kurosawa
's legendary masterpiece Seven Samurai
(1954) to be remade in America. Their efforts have been really successful in The Magnificent Seven
(1960). Many decades after its release, Mirisch still holds the American version of The Magnificent Seven in high regard. See more
You want revenge?
I want righteousness... but I'll settle for revenge.
Remake of The Magnificent Seven