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  • Published: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [1997].
  • Year Published: 1997
  • Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 119 min.) : sd., col., double sided ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Language: English
  • Format: DVD
  • Rated: Not Rated

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  • 0790733064 :
  • 085391465126

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The searchers

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Call number: DVD Western Searchers

Available Copies: Downtown 1st Floor

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One side of disc contains the widescreen version and the other side contains the standard version

Based on the novel by Alan Le May.

Originally issued as a motion picture in 1956.

Includes theatrical trailer, documentary shorts, interactive menus, production notes, scene access.

John Wayne, Jeffrey Hunter, Vera Miles, Ward Bond, Natalie Wood.

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.

DVD; Dolby digital mono; widescreen version (1.85:1 aspect ratio) enhanced for 16x9 and standard version formatted to fit TV.

Contents: Searchers.

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Maybe I missed something, but I wouldn't put this movie in a top 10 westerns list. The plot is a little plodding and John Wayne isn't really capable of communicating nuances of his character. Good performance by Natalie Wood.

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