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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

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

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
Dewey number
791.43/72
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
  • 1894-1973
  • 1888-1971
  • 1907-1979
  • 1925-1969
  • 1899-1964
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ford, John
  • Steiner, Max
  • Nugent, Frank S
  • Wayne, John
  • 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
  • Videodiscs
  • Indian captivities
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Indios de América del Norte
  • Vida fronteriza
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
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) ; 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
1024094
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (119 min.)
Isbn
9780790782966
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
085392891825
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
28918
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1024094
  • (Sirsi) 1024094
  • (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
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) ; 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
1024094
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (119 min.)
Isbn
9780790782966
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
085392891825
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
28918
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1024094
  • (Sirsi) 1024094
  • (OCoLC)70078184
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; English stereo., French mono.; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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