Edward Zwick Essays
Orientalism Meets Tom Cruise: An Ideological Analysis of The Last Samurai (Edward Zwick, 2003) College
The Last Samurai (2003 Film)
The Last Samurai was released in cinemas in the USA on 7 December 2003, and was directed by Edward Zwick, who cast Tom Cruise to play the protagonist. Cruise’s character – Nathan Algren - is an American Civil War veteran, who is sent to Japan in...