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The Searchers (1956)

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Director: John Ford
Starring: John Wayne, Jeffrey Hunter, Vera Miles


When Ethan Edwards decide to go find the Indians who killed his family, he is joined by his nephew, Martin Pawley. The problem is that Pawley is 1/8th Indian and there’s nothing in the world that Edwards hates more than Indians. The journey to find the Indians and Edwards’ niece last for years.
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The Searchers is an epic John Wayne Western that introduces dark ambivalence to the genre that remains fashionable today.
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