Video/Film , DVD in English

Paris, Texas

Road Movies Produktion, Berlin and Argos Films, Paris ; present a German/French co-production ; a film by Wim Wenders ; written by Sam Shepard ; produced by Don Guest ; directed by Wim Wenders.
  • [Irvington, N.Y.] : The Criterion Collection, ©2009.
  • Director-approved special ed.
  • 2 videodiscs (145 min.) : sound, colored ; 4 3/4 in. + Accompanied by: 1 booklet.
  • DVD (NTSC region 1); widescreen version; Dolby digital surround; 1.78:1 aspect ratio.
  • Eisenhower M Level Service Desk - AV
    PN1997.2 .P3757 2009 c. 1
    Multiple Items
    Includes
    • disc 1-2 in one container
Credits
  • Music, Ry Cooder ; adapted by L.M. Kit Carson ; editor, Peter Przygoda ; director of photography, Robby Muller.
Performers
  • Cast: Harry Dean Stanton, Nastassja Kinski, Dean Stockwell, Aurore Clement, Hunter Carson
Subjects
Genre
  • Fiction films.
Series
Summary
  • After four years' absence, a social dropout reappears in L.A. to claim his abandoned son and then heads to Texas to reunite the boy with his mother.
Contents
  • disc 1. Feature film
  • Disc 2. Bonus features.
Other information
  • Based on the book "Paris, Texas" by Sam Shepard.
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1984.
  • Bonus features: audio commentary featuring Wenders; interview with Wenders by German journalist Roger Willemsen; excerpts from th 1990 film "Motion and Emotion" featuring interviews with Wenders, Robby Müller (cinematographer), Ry Cooder (composer), Harry Dean Stanton, Dennis Hopper, Peter Falk, Hanns Zischler, novelist Patricia Highsmith and director Samuel Fuller; New interviews with filmmakers Allison Anders and Claire Denis; "Cinéma cinémas: Wim Wenders Hollywood April '84" with Wenders and Coder working on the score; deleted scenes and Super 8 home movies; Gallery of Wenders' location-scouting photos from his books Written in the West; Behind the scenes photos by Robin Holland; theatrical trailer.
  • Booklet includes essay by films critic Nick Roddick and interviews with Stanton, Sam Shepard, Nastassja Kinski and Dean Stockwell.
  • OFRB rating: AA.
  • Language: In English with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Publisher's number
  • CC1860D Criterion Collection
ISBN
  • 1604652284
  • 9781604652284
Identifying numbers
  • UPC: 715515052214
  • OCLC: 472353204
  • OCLC: 472353204