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The Searchers is a 1956 American Technicolor VistaVision Wester...

wikipedia - 12 Nov 2016
The Searchers is a 1956 American Technicolor VistaVision Western film directed by John Ford, based on the 1954 novel by Alan Le May, set during the Texas–Indian Wars, and starring John Wayne as a middle-aged Civil War veteran who spends years looking for his abducted niece (Natalie Wood), accompanied by his adoptive nephew (Jeffrey Hunter). Critic Roger Ebert found Wayne's character, Ethan Edwards, "one of the most compelling characters Ford and Wayne ever created".
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Toronto Film Review: 'The Wind'

Variety - 15 Sep 2018
The doorway shot in John Ford's “The Searchers” is one of the most influential cinematic frames of all time. But it's not often we really parse the meaning of that iconic image, or seek to understand the way it has shaped our understanding of the ...
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Jack N. Young, Stuntman Who Doubled for Clark Gable, Dies at 91

Hollywood Reporter - 20 Sep 2018
Young also doubled for Edmond O'Brien in D.O.A. (1949), and his résumé as a stuntman includes the John Wayne films She Wore a Yellow Ribbon (1949), Rio Grande (1950), Hondo (1953), The Searchers (1956), The Alamo (1959) and McLintock! (1963); ...
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The Movie Myths That Shaped Steve Bannon's View of America

The Atlantic - 17 Sep 2018
One of Steve Bannon's favorite movies, as he repeatedly reminds viewers during the documentary American Dharma, is Twelve O'Clock High, Henry King's searing 1949 World War II film about a down-on-their-luck group of bomber pilots who are whipped into ...
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A film critic's favorite films: Part II, with Linda DeLibero

Baltimore Sun (blog) - 13 Sep 2018
In Part II of A Film Critic's Favorite Films, we hear about some of Linda DeLibero's favorites: Three Westerns ("The Searchers," "The Wild Bunch," "McCabe and Mrs. Miller"), one Hitchcock ("Shadow of a Doubt"), one Kubrick ("Barry Lyndon"), one film ...
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Interview: Jacques Audiard on the Making of The Sisters Brothers

slantmagazine - 20 Sep 2018
The misadventures of the film's titular siblings, Eli and Charlie Sisters (played by John C. Reilly and Joaquin Phoenix, respectively), as they attempt to collect a debt fulfills several outward markers of the fabled genre. But beyond that, Audiard ...
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The Day Star Wars Was Preserved For Life - 19 Sep 2018
Titles such as Citizen Kane, The Godfather and The Searchers are all time films thanks to their impact on not only film but society as well and that has given them a place at or near the top of the greatest of all time. While it is a subjective medium ...
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French film Les Cowboys inspired by classic western themes

New Zealand Herald - 15 Sep 2018
"As time passes and we move into the uncertainties of the 21st-century, this twisty, provocative drama-thriller offers a modern variant on John Ford's The Searchers, with Alain in the John Wayne role as a man forced to confront his own prejudices – not ...
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Peppermint Candy for Conservatives

National Review - 07 Sep 2018
Riley isn't exactly a Millennial Ethan Edwards (the John Wayne character who legendarily embodied regressive attitudes in John Ford's The Searchers). She's a modern young ...
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Response time: Kurt Markus photographs Monument Valley

Santa Fe New Mexican - 31 Aug 2018
During his career, he has done advertising campaigns for Armani and BMW; shot for People, Rolling Stone, and Vanity Fair; published three monographs on cowboys; assembled portfolios of nudes, athletes, and fashion models; and filmed music videos for ...
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TIFF 2018 Review: AMERICAN DHARMA Lets Steve Bannon Win

Birth.Movies.Death. - 14 Sep 2018
Bannon's selections - largely war films and Westerns like Twelve O'Clock High, Chimes At Midnight, The Searchers, My Darling Clementine, and The Bridge on the River Kwai - stress national duty, defense against outsiders, and tragic heroes stepping up ...
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Feast of film kicks off with parade to cinema

Shetland Times Online - 25 Aug 2018
Screenings will include the Scottish premiere of The Etruscan Smile starring Brian Cox, Hitchcock classic Psycho, an arctic retelling of the classic John Ford western The Searchers (which itself showed at the festival ten years ago) and locally made ...
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10 influential Western movies that shaped our view of the West - 10 Sep 2018
In Hollywood's beginning, there was the Western. Put a white hat on one person, a black hat on another, give them each a gun and point them toward one another. Add horses, a frontier facade and innocent townsfolk caught in the crossfire, and it's 90 ...

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