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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, (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, (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
Date time place
DVD release of the motion picture originally produced in 1956
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
  • In English or French, with 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
  • 1899-1964
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wayne, John
  • Ford, John
  • Steiner, Max
  • Nugent, Frank S
  • Hunter, Jeffrey
  • Miles, Vera
  • 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
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, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
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) ; intorduction 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
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc one. The searchers -- Disc two. Bonus features
Control code
ocm70078184
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD edition ; widescreen ; 50th anniversary two-disc special edition.
Extent
2 videodiscs (119 min.)
Isbn
9780790782966
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
WESTERN 791.436278 SEARCHERS ; L ; XX-D ; 2DVD/1AW ; CC ; D02 ; YVN0801MW108 ; YVS0807MWHCD ; YVS0807MWMBD.
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
28918
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 70078184
  • (Sirsi) 70078184
  • (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, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
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) ; intorduction 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
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc one. The searchers -- Disc two. Bonus features
Control code
ocm70078184
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD edition ; widescreen ; 50th anniversary two-disc special edition.
Extent
2 videodiscs (119 min.)
Isbn
9780790782966
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
WESTERN 791.436278 SEARCHERS ; L ; XX-D ; 2DVD/1AW ; CC ; D02 ; YVN0801MW108 ; YVS0807MWHCD ; YVS0807MWMBD.
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
28918
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 70078184
  • (Sirsi) 70078184
  • (OCoLC)70078184
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; English stereo., French mono.; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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