The Searchers

directed by John Ford
Category: "Western"
Year of Release:1956
Date Added:04/22/2005
Date Watched:11/24/2003
Description:As a Civil War veteran spends years searching for a young niece captured by Indians, his motivation becomes increasingly questionable.

John Wayne .... Ethan Edwards
Jeffrey Hunter .... Martin Pawley
Vera Miles .... Laurie Jorgensen
Ward Bond .... Rev. Capt. Samuel Johnston Clayton
Natalie Wood .... Debbie Edwards
My Rating:6

Reviews for The Searchers

Review - Searchers, The (Movie)

I loved the book. I watched the movie right after reading the book. Perhaps that was the problem. The movie somehow didn't work for me. Somehow it never captured the haunting mood of the book.
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