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

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at SC LENDS. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Dorchester County Library System.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Dorchester - St. George Main Library BLU-RAY FIC SEA (Text) 30018003795107 Adult DVD Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1419844571
  • ISBN: 9781419844577
  • Physical Description: 1 Blu-ray disc (119 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen.
  • Publisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, 2006.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture, 1956.
"New HD digital transfer from restored Vista Vision Picture and audio elements."
Special features: New featurette The Searchers: an appreciation ; A turning of the earth: John Ford, John Wayne and the Searchers, 1998 documentary narrated by John Milius ; introduction by John Wayne's son and the Searchers co-star Patrick Wayne ; commentary by director/John Ford biographer Peter Bogdanovich ; vintage behind-the-cameras segments from the Warner Bros. Presents tv series ; theatrical trailer.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Photography, Winton C. Hoch ; editor, Jack Murray ; music, Max Steiner.
Participant or Performer Note:
John Wayne, Jeffrey Hunter, Vera Miles, Ward Bond, Natalie Wood.
Summary, etc.:
A Civil War veteran spends five years on the trail of a Comanche raiding party that kidnapped his dead brother's daughters. Breathtaking scenery gives a picture of frontier families separated by miles of emptiness.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
Blu-ray ; NTSC, region A ; Dolby Digital 1.0 ; 1080p HD ; 16x9.
Language Note:
In English or dubbed French, Spanish with English, French, or Spanish subtitles.
Subtitled for the deaf and hard-of-hearing.
Subject: Video recordings.
Blu-ray discs.
Indian captivities > Drama.
Frontier and pioneer life > West (U.S.) > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Western films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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