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Author: John FordC V WhitneyFrank S NugentJohn WayneJeffrey HunterAll authors
Publisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [1997]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Wayne plays ex-Confederate soldier Ethan Edwards, an Indian-hater who believes more in bullets than words. He's out to find his young niece, who's been taken captive by the renegade Comanches who massacred her family.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Fiction films
Western films
Drama
Film adaptations
Teatro
Named Person: Alan Le May; Alan Le May
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: John Ford; C V Whitney; Frank S Nugent; John Wayne; Jeffrey Hunter; Vera Miles; Ward Bond; Natalie Wood; Alan Le May; Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967); C.V. Whitney Pictures.; Warner Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 0790733064 9780790733067
OCLC Number: 39752868
Language Note: In English with optional soundtracks in French or Spanish; optional subtitles in English, French or Spanish; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired.
Notes: Standard (full screen) format on side A; widescreen format on side B.
Based on the novel by Alan Le May.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1956.
Includes theatrical trailer, documentary shorts, interactive menus, production notes, scene access.
Credits: Executive producer, Merian C. Cooper ; associate producer, Patrick Ford ; photography, Winton C. Hoach ; editor, Jack Murray ; music, Max Steiner.
Cast: John Wayne, Jeffrey Hunter, Vera Miles, Ward Bond, Natalie Wood, John Qualen, Olive Carey, Harry Carey jr., Ken Curtis, Henry Brandon.
Awards: National Film Registry selection, 1987.
Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 119 min.) : sd., col., double sided ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.
Contents: Include interviews with Jeffrey Hunter and Natalie Wood, theatrical trailer, documentary shorts, interactive menus, production notes, scene access.
Other Titles: Searchers (Motion picture)
Responsibility: Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; the C.V. Whitney picture ; screenplay by Frank S. Nugent ; directed by John Ford.

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Wayne plays ex-Confederate soldier Ethan Edwards, an Indian-hater who believes more in bullets than words. He's out to find his young niece, who's been taken captive by the renegade Comanches who massacred her family.

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