The Searchers

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  • TV-PG
Ford's classic tale of a Civil War veteran in search of his niece who was kidnapped by Indians. An all-time great western!
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Ford's classic tale of a Civil War veteran in search of his niece who was kidnapped by Indians. An all-time great western!

Original Release

05/07/1956

US Release

05/17/1956

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Cast

Jeffrey Hunter Martin Pawley
John Qualen Lars Jorgensen
John Wayne Ethan Edwards
Natalie Wood Debbie Edwards - Age 15 / Deborah "Debbie" Edwards (older)
Vera Miles Laurie Jorgensen
Ward Bond Rev. Capt. Samuel Johnston Clayton
Olive Carey Mrs. Jorgensen
Henry Brandon Cicatriz / Scar / Chief Cicatrice (Scar)
Ken Curtis Charlie McCorry
Harry Carey Jr. Brad Jorgensen
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

John Ford

Writers

Frank S. Nugent, Alan Le May

Cast

Jeffrey Hunter Martin Pawley
John Qualen Lars Jorgensen
John Wayne Ethan Edwards
Natalie Wood Debbie Edwards - Age 15 / Deborah "Debbie" Edwards (older)
Vera Miles Laurie Jorgensen
Ward Bond Rev. Capt. Samuel Johnston Clayton
Olive Carey Mrs. Jorgensen
Henry Brandon Cicatriz / Scar / Chief Cicatrice (Scar)
Ken Curtis Charlie McCorry
Harry Carey Jr. Brad Jorgensen
Hank Worden Mose Harper
Beulah Archuletta Look / Wild Goose Flying in the Night Sky (Look)
Walter Coy Aaron Edwards
Dorothy Jordan Martha Edwards
Pippa Scott Lucy Edwards
Patrick Wayne Lt. Greenhill
Lana Wood Younger Debbie Edwards / Deborah "Debbie" Edwards (younger)
Pipe Line Begishe Comanche Indian
Exactly Sonnie Betsuie Comanche Indian
Danny Borzage Accordionist at Funeral

Producers

Merian C. Cooper Executive Producer
C.V. Whitney Producer
Patrick Ford Producer

Editors

Jack Murray

1958Golden GlobeMost Promising Newcomer - Male Won
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