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The Searchers (1956)

NR 1956-05-26 (US) Western 1h 59m
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He had to find her... he had to find her...


As a Civil War veteran spends years searching for a young niece captured by Indians, his motivation becomes increasingly questionable.

  1. John Ford


  2. Alan Le May


  3. Frank S. Nugent


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  1. John Wayne

    John Wayne

    Ethan Edwards

  2. Jeffrey Hunter

    Jeffrey Hunter

    Martin Pawley

  3. Vera Miles

    Vera Miles

    Laurie Jorgensen

  4. Ward Bond

    Ward Bond

    Rev. Capt. Samuel Johnston Clayton

  5. Natalie Wood

    Natalie Wood

    Deborah "Debbie" Edwards

  6. John Qualen

    John Qualen

    Lars Jorgensen

  7. Olive Carey

    Olive Carey

    Mrs. Jorgensen

  8. Henry Brandon

    Henry Brandon

    Chief Cicatriz (Scar)

  9. Ken Curtis

    Ken Curtis

    Charlie McCorry

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The Searchers
The Searchers

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget $3,750,000.00

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