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Author: Edward Buscombe
Publisher: London : BFI Pub., 2000.
Series: BFI film classics, 56.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"John Ford's masterpiece The Searchers (1956) was rated fifth greatest film of all time in Sight and Sound's most recent poll of critics. Its influence on many of America's most distinguished contemporary film-makers - among them Martin Scorsese, Paul Schrader and John Milius - is enormous. John Wayne's portrait of the vengeful Confederate Ethan Edwards gives the film a truly epic dimension, as his long and lonely  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Buscombe, Edward.
Searchers.
London : BFI Pub., 2000
(OCoLC)606509865
Named Person: John Ford; John Ford
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Edward Buscombe
ISBN: 085170820X 9780851708201
OCLC Number: 44652212
Description: 80 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm.
Contents: "The searchers" --
Notes --
Credits --
Bibliography.
Series Title: BFI film classics, 56.
Responsibility: Edward Buscombe.

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John Ford's masterpiece "The Searchers "(1956) was rated fifth greatest film of all time in "Sight and Sound'"s most recent poll of critics.  Read more...

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"A lucid, jargon-free and incisive volume . . . a bravura display of critical intelligence."-- "Glasgow Herald

 
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