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The Searchers (1956) Poster

(1956)

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

John Ford

Writing Credits  

Frank S. Nugent ... (screenplay)
 
Alan Le May ... (from the novel by) (as Alan LeMay)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

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Lars Jorgensen
Olive Carey ...
Mrs. Jorgensen
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Charlie McCorry
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Brad Jorgensen
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Emilio Gabriel Fernandez y Figueroa
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Beulah Archuletta ...
Look - Wild Goose Flying in the Night Sky
Walter Coy ...
Aaron Edwards
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Martha Edwards
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Lucy Edwards
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Lt. Greenhill (as Pat Wayne)
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Younger Debbie Edwards
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Pipe Line Begishe ...
Comanche (uncredited)
Exactly Sonnie Betsuie ...
Comanche (uncredited)
Danny Borzage ...
Accordionist at Funeral (uncredited)
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Deranged Woman at Fort (uncredited)
Carmen D'Antonio ...
Carmen (uncredited)
Tommy Doss ...
Wedding Musician (uncredited)
Pete Grey Eyes ...
Comanche (uncredited)
Feather Hat Jr. ...
Comanche (uncredited)
Nacho Galindo ...
Mexican Bartender (uncredited)
Chuck Hayward ...
Man at Wedding (uncredited)
Jack Tin Horn ...
Comanche (uncredited)
Harry Black Horse ...
Comanche (uncredited)
Away Luna ...
Comanche (uncredited)
Robert Lyden ...
Ben Edwards (uncredited)
Cliff Lyons ...
Col. Greenhill (uncredited)
Peter Mamakos ...
Jerem Futterman (uncredited)
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Dark Cloaked Woman at Fort Guarding Deranged Woman (uncredited)
Frank McGrath ...
Ranger (uncredited)
Bob Many Mules ...
Comanche (uncredited)
Jack Pennick ...
Sergeant at Fort (uncredited)
Lloyd Perryman ...
Wedding Musician (uncredited)
Chuck Roberson ...
Ranger at Wedding (uncredited)
Smile White Sheep ...
Comanche (uncredited)
Many Mules Son ...
Comanche (uncredited)
Percy Shooting Star ...
Comanche (uncredited)
William Steele ...
Nesby (uncredited)
Chief Thundercloud ...
Comanche Chief (uncredited)
Terry Wilson ...
Ranger (uncredited)
Billy Yellow ...
Comanche (uncredited)
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Produced by 

Merian C. Cooper ... executive producer
Patrick Ford ... associate producer

Music by 

Max Steiner

Cinematography by 

Winton C. Hoch ... (photographed by)

Film Editing by 

Jack Murray ... film editor

Art Direction by 

James Basevi
Frank Hotaling

Set Decoration by 

Victor A. Gangelin ... (as Victor Gangelin)

Costume Design by 

Charles Arrico ... (uncredited)

Makeup Department 

Web Overlander ... makeup artist
Fae M. Smith ... hair dresser (as Fae Smith)

Production Management 

Lowell J. Farrell ... production supervisor

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Wingate Smith ... assistant director
Gary Nelson ... second assistant director (uncredited)

Art Department 

Dudley Holmes ... properties

Sound Department 

Hugh McDowell Jr. ... sound (as Hugh McDowell)
Howard Wilson ... sound

Special Effects by 

George Brown ... special effects

Stunts 

Bill Cartledge ... stunts (uncredited)
Philip Crawford ... stunts (uncredited)
Dick Dial ... stunts (uncredited)
Chuck Hayward ... stunts (uncredited)
Bryan 'Slim' Hightower ... stunts (uncredited)
John Hudkins ... stunts (uncredited)
Fred Kennedy ... stunts (uncredited)
Cliff Lyons ... stunts (uncredited)
Frank McGrath ... stunts (uncredited)
Chuck Roberson ... stunts (uncredited)
Dale Van Sickel ... stunts (uncredited)
Henry Wills ... stunts (uncredited)
Terry Wilson ... stunts (uncredited)
Billy Yellow ... stunts (uncredited)
Jack N. Young ... stunts (uncredited)

Camera and Electrical Department 

Alfred Gilks ... second unit photography

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Frank Beetson Jr. ... wardrobe: men (as Frank Beetson)
Ann Peck ... wardrobe: women

Music Department 

Murray Cutter ... orchestrator

Other crew 

Robert Gary ... script supervisor
James Gooch ... technicolor color consultant
Crew verified as complete

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