Paris, Texas (1984)

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Travis Henderson, an aimless drifter who has been missing for four years, wanders out of the desert and must reconnect with society, himself, his life, and his family.



  • Nastassja Kinski in Paris, Texas (1984)
  • Paris, Texas (1984)
  • Wim Wenders in Paris, Texas (1984)
  • Nastassja Kinski in Paris, Texas (1984)
  • Harry Dean Stanton and Hunter Carson in Paris, Texas (1984)
  • Harry Dean Stanton in Paris, Texas (1984)

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Did You Know?


During the scene in the Texas airport, Dean Stockwell's character is on the phone with his wife. The PA announcer can be heard saying "A message for Joy Stockwell, Joy Stockwell. Austin will arrive at any minute." Joy was Dean's wife and Austin, his son, was born... ...


Walt: I thought you were afraid of heights.
Travis: I'm not afraid of heights. I'm afraid of fallin'.


When Travis drops the bottle of water in the desert, its supposed to be empty but the sound it makes hitting the ground makes it seem half full.


Release Date:

23 August 1984


English, Spanish

Country of Origin

West Germany, France, UK, USA

Box Office


£1,162,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$22,709 (USA) (10 November 1984)


$2,181,987 (USA)

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