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The Resource The searchers, Warner Bros. Pictures and C.V. Whitney Pictures ; produced by Merian C. Cooper ; screenplay by Frank S. Nugent, from the novel by Alan LeMay ; directed by John Ford, (DVD videorecording)

The searchers, Warner Bros. Pictures and C.V. Whitney Pictures ; produced by Merian C. Cooper ; screenplay by Frank S. Nugent, from the novel by Alan LeMay ; directed by John Ford, (DVD videorecording)

Label
The searchers
Title
The searchers
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. Pictures and C.V. Whitney Pictures ; produced by Merian C. Cooper ; screenplay by Frank S. Nugent, from the novel by Alan LeMay ; directed by John Ford
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
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
Cataloging source
JBL
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photography, Winton C. Hoch ; editor, Jack Murray ; music, Max Steiner
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
  • In English or French, wtih English, French, or Spanish subtitles
  • Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
John Wayne, Jeffrey Hunter, Vera Miles, Ward Bond, Natalie Wood
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1907-1979
  • 1894-1973
  • 1888-1971
  • 1925-1969
  • 1903-1960
  • 1899-1964
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wayne, John
  • Ford, John
  • Steiner, Max
  • Nugent, Frank S
  • Hunter, Jeffrey
  • Miles, Vera
  • Bond, Ward
  • Wood, Natalie
  • Le May, Alan
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
  • C.V. Whitney Pictures
  • Warner Bros. Entertainment
Runtime
119
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Indian captivities
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Feature films
  • Western films
  • Films for the hearing impaired
  • National Film Registry
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The searchers, Warner Bros. Pictures and C.V. Whitney Pictures ; produced by Merian C. Cooper ; screenplay by Frank S. Nugent, from the novel by Alan LeMay ; directed by John Ford, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • DVD release of the motion picture originally produced in 1956
  • Special features: 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 Patrick Wayne ; commentary by director John Ford biographer Peter Bogdanovich ; "Behind the cameras" segments from the Warner Bros. Presents TV series ; theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Contents
Disc one. The searchers -- Disc two. Bonus features
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
2 videodiscs (119 min.)
Isbn
9780790782966
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
085392891825
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
28918
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm70078184
  • (OCoLC)70078184
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; English stereo., French mono.; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The searchers, Warner Bros. Pictures and C.V. Whitney Pictures ; produced by Merian C. Cooper ; screenplay by Frank S. Nugent, from the novel by Alan LeMay ; directed by John Ford, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • DVD release of the motion picture originally produced in 1956
  • Special features: 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 Patrick Wayne ; commentary by director John Ford biographer Peter Bogdanovich ; "Behind the cameras" segments from the Warner Bros. Presents TV series ; theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Contents
Disc one. The searchers -- Disc two. Bonus features
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
2 videodiscs (119 min.)
Isbn
9780790782966
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
085392891825
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
28918
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm70078184
  • (OCoLC)70078184
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; English stereo., French mono.; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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