The Searchers SE (R2) in June
Warner Home Video have announced the UK Region 2 DVD release of The Searchers (50th Anniversary Two-Disc Special Edition) for 19th June 2006 priced at £15.99. One of the greatest director–star combinations in the history of Hollywood gets the Warner Home Video deluxe DVD treatment.
In the now well-established WHV DVD Classics tradition, The Searchers has been painstakingly remastered and restored from original VistaVision film elements. The Collection bonus materials include an introduction by Patrick Wayne (John’s son), a commentary by noted film director Peter Bogdanovich and several new featurettes.
- Newly remastered and restored from original VistaVision film elements
- Introduction by Patrick Wayne (John’s son)
- Commentary by Director Peter Bogdanovich (The Last Picture Show, What’s Up, Doc?)
- Theatrical trailer
- The Searchers: An Appreciation
- A Turning of the Earth: John Ford, John Wayne and The Searchers
- Behind the Cameras:
- Meet Jeffrey Hunter
- Monument Valley
- Meet Natalie Wood
- Setting Up Production