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The Searchers, 1956

The Searchers
Directed by: John Ford
Written by: Frank S. Nugent
Language:  English
Country:  USA
Runtime:  119 min
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The mood of The Searchers is atmospheric and rough. The plot centers around a missing person, culture clash, and kidnapping. It is a drama and western movie. In approach, The Searchers is serious and realistic. The setting is Texas. It happens in the Old West and in the 19th century. The Searchers is based on a book. The movie is known for being a masterpiece, a classic, and critically acclaimed.

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The Searchers (1956)
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A classic Western regarded by many as the best of the genre, John Ford's The Searchers has been acknowledged... more

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Language: English
Country: USA
Release date: 13 March 1956
Runtime: 119 min

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John Wayne John Wayne As Ethan Edwards
Jeffrey Hunter Jeffrey Hunter As Martin Pawley
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Most complex and visually stunning western of all time
The Duke gives one of his greatest performances in this cinematic masterpiece.It truly deserves all the praise it gets.
04.October.2013 |  by: David Marsden
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The Searchers is not a racist movie, but is instead a movie about a racist man. Sadly those two very different meanings have become confused and the film has become less famous and more infamous. The fact is that settlers DID massacre Indians and...
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THE SEARCHERS: I have always loved watching movies starring JOHN WAYNE, This is one of my favorite movies and I highly recommend it. JOHN always give 110%, and his acting is always very convincing and spot on. I give this movie 5*****STARS.
10.January.2011 |  by: Netflowers
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