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The Resource Paris, Texas, Janus Films ; Road Movies Produktion, Berlin and Argos Films, Paris present a German/French co-production ; a film by Wim Wenders ; adaptation by L.M. Kit Carson ; written by Sam Shepard ; produced by Don Guest ; directed by Wim Wenders, (Blu-ray)

Paris, Texas, Janus Films ; Road Movies Produktion, Berlin and Argos Films, Paris present a German/French co-production ; a film by Wim Wenders ; adaptation by L.M. Kit Carson ; written by Sam Shepard ; produced by Don Guest ; directed by Wim Wenders, (Blu-ray)

Label
Paris, Texas
Title
Paris, Texas
Statement of responsibility
Janus Films ; Road Movies Produktion, Berlin and Argos Films, Paris present a German/French co-production ; a film by Wim Wenders ; adaptation by L.M. Kit Carson ; written by Sam Shepard ; produced by Don Guest ; directed by Wim Wenders
Contributor
Actor
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Film distributor
Film producer
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Writer of added commentary
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
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
Member of
Cataloging source
BKX
Characteristic
videorecording
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Paris, Texas (Motion picture)
http://bibfra.me/vocab/relation/composerexpression
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Credits note
Director of photography, Robby Müller ; art director, Kate Altman ; editor, Peter Przygodda ; music, Ry Cooder
Dewey number
  • [Fic]
  • 791.43/72
Language note
English soundtrack with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing. Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.P3757 2009
PerformerNote
Harry Dean Stanton, Nastassja Kinski, Dean Stockwell, Aurore Clément, Hunter Carson, Bernard Wicki
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1943-2017
  • 1926-2017
  • 1960-
  • 1938-
  • 1945-
  • 1975-
  • 1919-2000
  • 1940-
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  • Wenders, Wim
  • Carson, L. M. Kit
  • Shepard, Sam
  • Guest, Don
  • Stanton, Harry Dean
  • Kinski, Nastassja
  • Stockwell, Dean
  • Clément, Aurore
  • Carson, Hunter
  • Wicki, Bernhard
  • Müller, Robby
  • Przygodda, Peter
  • Cooder, Ry
  • Roddick, Nick
  • Janus Films
  • Road Movies Filmproduktion
  • Argos Films
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
  • HanWay (Firm)
  • Reverse Angle Productions
Runtime
145
Series statement
The Criterion collection
Series volume
501
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  • Dysfunctional families
  • Texas
  • Los Angeles (Calif.)
  • Road films
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Technique
live action
Label
Paris, Texas, Janus Films ; Road Movies Produktion, Berlin and Argos Films, Paris present a German/French co-production ; a film by Wim Wenders ; adaptation by L.M. Kit Carson ; written by Sam Shepard ; produced by Don Guest ; directed by Wim Wenders, (Blu-ray)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Wide screen (1.78:1)
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1984
  • "HanWay Films, Reverse Angle"--Container
  • Booklet includes essay by films critic Nick Roddick, interviews with Harry Dean Stanton, Sam Shepard, Nastassja Kinski and Dean Stockwell, and excerpts from Wenders's book of photos Written in the West
  • Special features: audio commentary featuring Wenders ; video interview with Wenders by German journalist Roger Willemsen ; excerpts from a 1990 documentary on Wenders ; new video interviews with filmmakers Allison Anders and Claire Denis ; "Wim Wenders Hollywood April '84," a segment from the French television program Cinéma cinémas, showing Wenders and Cooder at work on the score ; deleted scenes and Super 8 home movies ; gallery of Wenders's location-scouting photos ; behind-the-scenes photos by Robin Holland ; theatrical trailer
Accompanying material
1 booklet (42 pages : color illustrations ; 17 cm).
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn501073162
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
  • Director-approved Blu-ray special edition.
  • Blu-ray edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (145 min.)
Isbn
9781604652291
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 00715515052313
  • 715515052313
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
CC1861BD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)501073162
System details
Blu-ray, region A; DTS-HD Master Audio surround; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
Paris, Texas, Janus Films ; Road Movies Produktion, Berlin and Argos Films, Paris present a German/French co-production ; a film by Wim Wenders ; adaptation by L.M. Kit Carson ; written by Sam Shepard ; produced by Don Guest ; directed by Wim Wenders, (Blu-ray)
Publication
Note
  • Wide screen (1.78:1)
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1984
  • "HanWay Films, Reverse Angle"--Container
  • Booklet includes essay by films critic Nick Roddick, interviews with Harry Dean Stanton, Sam Shepard, Nastassja Kinski and Dean Stockwell, and excerpts from Wenders's book of photos Written in the West
  • Special features: audio commentary featuring Wenders ; video interview with Wenders by German journalist Roger Willemsen ; excerpts from a 1990 documentary on Wenders ; new video interviews with filmmakers Allison Anders and Claire Denis ; "Wim Wenders Hollywood April '84," a segment from the French television program Cinéma cinémas, showing Wenders and Cooder at work on the score ; deleted scenes and Super 8 home movies ; gallery of Wenders's location-scouting photos ; behind-the-scenes photos by Robin Holland ; theatrical trailer
Accompanying material
1 booklet (42 pages : color illustrations ; 17 cm).
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn501073162
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
  • Director-approved Blu-ray special edition.
  • Blu-ray edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (145 min.)
Isbn
9781604652291
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 00715515052313
  • 715515052313
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
CC1861BD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)501073162
System details
Blu-ray, region A; DTS-HD Master Audio surround; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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