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Title The searchers [videorecording] / Warner Bros. Pictures presents the C.V. Whitney picture ; screenplay by Frank S. Nugent ; directed by John Ford.

Imprint Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [1997]

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 GDL Pacific Park Library DVD    SEA    Available
Description 1 videodisc (ca. 119 min.) : sd., col., double sided ; 4 3/4 in.
Note 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 Photography, Winton C. Hoch ; editor, Jack Murray ; music, Max Steiner.
Cast John Wayne, Jeffrey Hunter, Vera Miles, Ward Bond, Natalie Wood.
Summary 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.
System Details DVD, region 1, full screen and widescreen presentations ; Dolby Digital
Language English, dubbed French or dubbed Spanish dialogue, optional subtitles in English, French or Spanish ; closed-captioned in English.
Subject Indian captivities -- West (U.S.) -- Drama.
Whites -- Relations with Indians -- Drama.
Soldiers -- Drama
Comanche Indians -- Drama.
Racism -- Drama
Comanches (Indios) -- Teatro.
Racismo -- Teatro.
Genre/Form Western films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Added Author Ford, John, 1894-1973
Whitney, C. V. (Cornelius Vanderbilt), 1899-1992
Nugent, Frank S.
Wayne, John, 1907-1979
Hunter, Jeffrey, 1925-1969
Miles, Vera
Bond, Ward, 1903-1960
Wood, Natalie
Le May, Alan, 1899-1964. Searchers
Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
C.V. Whitney Pictures
Warner Home Video (Firm)
ISBN 0790733064
Standard No. 085391465126
Music No. 14651 Warner Home Video

 
    
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