John ford, 1956) there is a direct confronta- tion with the limits of knowledge in and of the searchers,” in “the searchers”: essays and reflections on john. (the novelist jonathan lethem has written about this common searchers debate in his essay “defending the searchers”, which is worth seeking out if you. John ford's the searchers (1956) opens with the arrival of ethan edwards (john wayne) at his brother's home in southern texas, three years.
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