The Searchers

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The Searchers

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John Wayne

Ethan Edwards

Jeffrey Hunter

Martin Pawley

Vera Miles

Laurie Jorgensen

Ward Bond

Rev. Capt. Samuel Johnston Clayton

Storyline

Ethan Edwards, returned from the Civil War to the Texas ranch of his brother, hopes to find a home with his family and to be near the woman he obviously but secretly loves. But a Comanche raid destroys these plans, and Ethan sets out, along with his 1/8 Indian nephew Martin, on a years-long journey to find the niece kidnapped by the Indians under Chief Scar. But as the quest goes on, Martin begins to realize that his uncle's hatred for the Indians is beginning to spill ... more


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Buckrun

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Greatest Western of All Time19 January 2015

I have watched this movie over 20 times and it is timeless. A good story of tragedy, duty and redemption.

stravagante

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A+

The Searchers29 July 2012

One of the best westerns I ever saw.

billy dean

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one of the best01 February 2012

this is in the top ten westerns of all time just mesmerizing john wayne second to none

Lizzy

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Thanks for that comment good to know.19 January 2012

Thanks for that comment good to know.

Mad About Movies

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thanks16 December 2011

Thanks for commenting, helps us to know if we should check it out.

Fellinifan

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Quintessential Western24 October 2011

If you love Westerns then this one is seminal. Gripping, a tale that holds and enthralls. Well worth watching - and watching again.

ClearBlueAndy

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C+

Perhaps the greatest western ever made27 September 2011

Perhaps the greatest western ever made with John Wayne in a career best performance as the deranged Indian hating uncle chasing the Indians who abducted his niece (a very young Natalie Wood) and butchered her family. Wayne was never better or more suited to a role and his mentor John Ford directs... more

Lizzy

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I havent seen it is it worth viewing?24 February 2011

I havent seen it is it worth viewing?

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