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

Publication Info. Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, 1997.


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Description 1 videodisc (approximately 119 min.) : sound, color, double sided ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD.
Cast John Wayne, Jeffrey Hunter, Vera Miles, Ward Bond, Natalie Wood.
Credits Photography, Winton C. Hoch ; editor, Jack Murray ; music, Max Steiner.
Note 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.
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.
Note Includes theatrical trailer, documentary shorts, interactive menus, production notes, scene access.
Contents Special features: Standard version -- Theatrical trailer -- Warner Bros. Presents documentary shorts -- Interactive menus -- Production notes -- Scene access -- Language: English, French, Spanish --Subtitles: English, French, Spanish.
Language In English with optional soundtracks in French or Spanish; optional subtitles in English, French or Spanish; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired.
Note GMD: videorecording.
Local Note Some of the Simsbury Public Library items are are part of the Hayes Collection.
Subject Le May, Alan, 1899-1964 -- Film adaptations.
Indian captivities -- West (U.S.) -- Drama.
White people -- Relations with Indians -- Drama.
Soldiers -- Drama.
Comanche Indians -- Drama.
Racism -- Drama.
Western plays.
Genre/Form Feature films -- United States.
Western films -- United States.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Local Subject Indigenous peoples -- West (U.S.) -- Captivities -- Drama.
Added Author Ford, John, 1894-1973.
Whitney, C. V. (Cornelius Vanderbilt), 1899-1992.
Nugent, Frank S.
Wayne, John, 1907-1979.
Hunter, Jeffrey, 1926-1969.
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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