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Paris, Texas

Format: DVD 2009
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After having been missing for four years and presumed dead, Travis emerges from the desert near the Texas-Mexico border and collapses at a gas station. His younger brother, Walt, a billboard artist, takes him to Walt's Los Angeles home where Travis' son, Hunter, has lived with Walt and Walt's wife, Anne, since Travis and his wife, Jane, disappeared. Travis reestablishes a relationship with Hunter, finds Jane and brings about a reunion between Jane and Hunter before leaving again.
disc 1. Feature film
disc 2. Bonus features.

Additional Information
Series Criterion collection ; 501.
Subjects Dysfunctional families -- United States -- Drama.
Texas -- Social conditions -- Drama.
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Social conditions -- Drama.
Film adaptations.
Fiction films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Publisher [Irvington, N.Y.] :The Criterion Collection,2009
Edition Director-approved special ed., widescreen.
Other Titles Paris, Texas.
Contributors Wenders, Wim.
Shepard, Sam, 1943-2017
Carson, L. M. Kit.
Guest, Don.
Stanton, Harry Dean, 1926-2017
Kinski, Nastassja, 1960-
Stockwell, Dean, 1938-
Clément, Aurore, 1945-
Carson, Hunter, 1975-
Cooder, Ry.
Shepard, Sam, 1943-2017. Paris, Texas.
Road Movies Filmproduktion.
Argos Films.
Janus Films.
HanWay (Firm)
Reverse Angle Productions.
Criterion Collection (Firm)
Participants/Performers Harry Dean Stanton, Nastassja Kinski, Dean Stockwell, Aurore Clement, Hunter Carson.
Other Contributors Director of photography, Robby Müller ; editor, Peter Przygodda ; music, Ry Cooder.
Language English
In English with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired (SDH).
Notes Title from container.
Based on the book "Paris, Texas" by Sam Shepard.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1984.
Bonus features: Disc 1. Audio commentary featuring Wim Wenders. Disc 2. "Wim Wenders" interview with Wenders by German journalist Roger Willemsen; "The road to Paris, Texas" excerpts from th 1990 film "Motion and Emotion" featuring interviews with Wim Wenders, Robby Müller, Ry Cooder, Harry Dean Stanton, Peter Falk, Dennis Hopper, Hanns Zischler, Samuel Fuller, Patricia Highsmith and Kraft Wetzel conducted by director Paul Joyce; "Claire Denis and Allison Anders" interviewed by Kent Jones; "Cinéma cinémas" segment from the French television program featuring 'Wim Wenders Hollywood April '84'; Deleted scenes; Super 8 footage; Galleries; "Written in the West" gallery of Wenders' location-scouting photos from his book; Behind the scenes photos by Robin Holland; theatrical trailer.
System Details DVD; NTSC; region 1; widescreen (1.78:1) presentation; Dobly digital 5.1 surround.
Description 2 videodiscs (145 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (42 pages : color illustrations ; 19 cm)
ISBN 9786313324095
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