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Paris, Texas


Harry Dean Stanton, Nastassja Kinski, Dean Stockwell, Hunter Carson View All


Wim Wenders (Director), Sam Shepard (Writer) View All

Released: Nov. 2nd, 1984
Runtime: 2 hours, 27 minutes
A man wanders out of the desert not knowing who he is. His brother finds him, and helps to pull his memory back of the life he led before he walked out on his family and disappeared four years earlier.
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There are a pair of scenes in this movie that Roger Ebert has singled out as among the best monologues in film history (I have shared a link to a portion of one of those scenes above.) I have rated this film as a five for the following reasons: The script is fantastic, the acting is good, the direction is good, the emotional impact is a strength in this movie.