Subscribe to the RSS feed and follow me on Twitter

Reel Reviews – Paris Texas

Paris, Texas DVD

Reel Review #21: “I knew these people… These two people. They were in love with each other. The girl was… very young, about seventeen or eighteen, I guess. And the guy was… quite a bit older. He was kind of raggedy and wild. And she was very beautiful, you know?” A great Wim Wenders film and the Palme d’Or winner at Cannes in 1984. I go a bit longer on this one only because of my pure enthusiasm for this great film. Check it out.

Direct download of the podcast: Reel Reviews – Paris, Texas (19:44min 13.6MB)
or subscribe: Subscribe

Links:


32 Responses to “Reel Reviews – Paris Texas”


  1. Gravatar Icon 1 Scott Jan 10th, 2005 at 7:19 am

    thanks for the “paris, texas” review. i’ve been meaning to ask you to do a review of wenders’ 1991 “until the end of the world” which is probably harder to find than “paris, texas.” UTEOTW is a film that still rattles around in my head – i’m lucky enough to own it on LD and i’m waiting for the day when it gets reissued (as a director’s cut?) on DVD. most people know this film better for its soundtrack, which stands on its own in some ways:

    Soundtrack

    some links re: the film here:
    http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0101458/combined
    http://theacf.com/endworld/
    http://www.dvdtalk.com/dvdsavant/s53until1.html

    we’ve passed 1999 so the story has lost a little over time but i still find it totally engrossing. and robby muller does another fantastic job.

    keep up the good work.

  2. Gravatar Icon 2 Michael Jan 10th, 2005 at 8:58 pm

    Scott, thanks for the suggestion. I have never seen that film, but found what I read very interesting. It is now on my radar. Thanks!

  3. Gravatar Icon 3 Adio Jan 11th, 2005 at 12:02 am

    I see you got the Comment location and bubble to work. Congrats, nice site .

  4. Gravatar Icon 4 Eric Jan 12th, 2005 at 10:24 am

    Great podcast, definately will check this one out. I also loved Million Dollar Hotel, so I’ll probably love this one too. It’s available at amazon.co.uk and play.com for those in Europe, already put it in my shopping cart ;).

    Keep up the great work.

  5. Gravatar Icon 5 Jake Jan 14th, 2005 at 10:39 pm

    I’ve added this one to Netflix. I’m a huge Natasha fan… wow what a hottie. And a terrific actress too!

  6. Gravatar Icon 6 Mike Jul 9th, 2005 at 7:30 pm

    Wow your podcast(discovered it through dvdtalk.com) brought back my memories of a great film. I haven’t seen the film in a long time. I just remember the opening shot coupled with Ry Cooder’s amazing soundtrack and how blown away I was by Travis walking in the desert….that and the performance of the kid who played Hunter. I love the soundtrack. It is out in my car right now. I just discovered your podcast and am looking forward to downloading them all. Keep up the good work.

  7. Gravatar Icon 7 David Budimir Oct 8th, 2010 at 9:12 am

    Love this movie,

    I remember listening to your reviews back in 2005 when I was fifteen. I really loved your show back in the day, and I am so glad you turned me on to this film. I re watched it last night and I came over to listen to your review again. Hope all is well. Thanks for keeping these reviews online.

  8. Gravatar Icon 8 Glen Dec 30th, 2013 at 2:43 am

    Getting to the top, especially if the amount of competition for your
    specific keywords is high, you might want to focus on other techniques
    to help you in the interim and that will also assist you with your rankings, such as link building.
    As you can figure out, backlink building is a continual process in Seo.
    They quickly build a client base for their services or products and
    quickly recoup their expenses – realizing in the long run these leads
    will generate huge profits.

  9. Gravatar Icon 9 Margot Feb 26th, 2014 at 5:41 am

    At the comfort of your home, you can shop whatever things you may need by
    simple clicking your computer mouse. Customize the
    decorative text box on the front with the couple’s names and their wedding date.

    Decorate these items with balloons and streamers
    to match the shower theme.

  10. Gravatar Icon 10 kobayashi singapore Feb 27th, 2014 at 8:56 pm

    Kobayshi triumphes Joey Chestnut this time around. It’s appealing in order to observe just how they take in satay, unsure exactly what satay is? haha have a look right here. Spicy work manz

  11. Gravatar Icon 11 www.aixindashi.org Mar 18th, 2014 at 1:59 pm

    You could potentially definitely visit skills in the task you’re writing. The earth wants far more fervent authors just like you that usually are not afraid to cover that they imagine. On a regular basis follow ones soul.

  12. Gravatar Icon 12 http://brooks2dick.newsvine.com/_news/2014/03/21/23177445-the-paleo-diet-meal-method Mar 20th, 2014 at 11:47 pm

    each time i used to read smaller articles that as well clear their motive, and that is also happening with this ost which I am reading here.

  13. Gravatar Icon 13 set up Roof cleaning business Mar 22nd, 2014 at 11:59 am

    Hello colleagues, good paragraph and pleasant
    arguments commented here, I am in fact enjoyuing by these.

  14. Gravatar Icon 14 No Hands SEO Cracked Apr 26th, 2014 at 4:53 pm

    No Hands SEO is the initial SEO software I used last year and after having tried out many others I keep coming back to the following simple yet amazingly effective backlink software, nothing is that can match it and it keeps on enhancing.

  15. Gravatar Icon 15 jasa seo medan May 28th, 2014 at 10:55 am

    Terrific post but I was wanting to know if you could
    write a litte more on this topic? I’d be very grateful if you could elaborate a
    little bit further. Many thanks!

  16. Gravatar Icon 16 paleo cookbook Jun 8th, 2014 at 6:33 pm

    Hello, i feel that i noticed you visited my weblog thus i came to return the favor?.I’m trying to in finding things to enhance my website!I suppose its good
    enough to make use of some of your ideas!!

  17. Gravatar Icon 17 paleo diet Jun 8th, 2014 at 6:36 pm

    Awesome! Its in fact awesome article, I have got much clear idea about
    from this paragraph.

  18. Gravatar Icon 18 wedding favours uk Jul 10th, 2014 at 4:20 pm

    I needed to thank you for this wonderful read!!
    I absolutely enjoyed every little bit of it. I have you bookmarked to check out new stuff you post…

    Visit my website; wedding favours uk

  19. Gravatar Icon 19 Weddingfavoursuk.Webs.com Jul 10th, 2014 at 4:32 pm

    This design is incredible! You definitely know how to keep a reader entertained.
    Between your wit and your videos, I was almost moved to start my own blog (well, almost…HaHa!) Fantastic job.
    I really enjoyed what you had to say, and more than that, how you presented it.
    Too cool!

    Look into my web-site wedding favors uk – Weddingfavoursuk.Webs.com -

  20. Gravatar Icon 20 wedding favours uk Jul 10th, 2014 at 4:34 pm

    This is a topic that is near to my heart… Many thanks!
    Exactly where are your contact details though?

    Have a look at my blog wedding favours uk

  21. Gravatar Icon 21 wedding favors Jul 10th, 2014 at 7:11 pm

    Remarkable things here. I’m very happy to peer your post.
    Thank you a lot and I’m taking a look forward to touch you.
    Will you please drop me a mail?

    Visit my homepage wedding favors

  22. Gravatar Icon 22 wedding favours Jul 10th, 2014 at 7:27 pm

    Wonderful beat ! I would like to apprentice while
    you amend your website, how could i subscribe for a blog site?
    The account aided me a acceptable deal. I had been a little bit acquainted of this your broadcast offered bright
    clear idea

    Feel free to surf to my website; wedding favours

  23. Gravatar Icon 23 wedding favours uk Jul 10th, 2014 at 7:37 pm

    Excellent site you’ve got here.. It’s difficult to find high quality writing like yours these days.
    I truly appreciate individuals like you! Take care!!

    Look into my website … wedding favours uk

  24. Gravatar Icon 24 wedding favours Jul 10th, 2014 at 8:10 pm

    Wow that was unusual. I just wrote an really long comment but after I clicked submit my comment didn’t appear.
    Grrrr… well I’m not writing all that over again. Anyways, just wanted to say excellent
    blog!

    my website; wedding favours

  25. Gravatar Icon 25 wedding favours uk Jul 10th, 2014 at 8:14 pm

    Hey there! This post couldn’t be written any better!

    Reading through this post reminds me of my previous room
    mate! He always kept chatting about this.
    I will forward this write-up to him. Pretty sure he will have
    a good read. Thanks for sharing!

    Feel free to visit my web page :: wedding favours uk

  26. Gravatar Icon 26 wedding favours uk Jul 10th, 2014 at 8:22 pm

    May I simply just say what a comfort to uncover a person that
    actually understands what they are talking about over the internet.

    You actually realize how to bring an issue to light and make it important.
    More and more people have to look at this and understand
    this side of your story. It’s surprising you aren’t more popular because you surely
    possess the gift.

    my site – wedding favours uk

  27. Gravatar Icon 27 wedding favours Jul 10th, 2014 at 8:54 pm

    Can you tell us more about this? I’d like to find
    out more details.

    Look at my web blog wedding favours

  28. Gravatar Icon 28 wedding favours uk Jul 10th, 2014 at 8:57 pm

    Thanks for the good writeup. It actually was once a amusement account it.
    Look complicated to far introduced agreeable from you!
    By the way, how could we be in contact?

    Here is my website; wedding favours uk

  29. Gravatar Icon 29 Glory Jul 10th, 2014 at 9:12 pm

    Very nice post. I just stumbled upon your blog and wished to say that I’ve really enjoyed surfing around your
    blog posts. After all I’ll be subscribing to your rss feed and I
    hope you write again very soon!

    Feel free to surf to my web blog; wedding venue – Glory,

  1. 1 MWGblog » Blog Archive » Paris Texas on TV pingback on Jan 20th, 2005 at 3:34 am
  2. 2 Greendale.tk trackback on Jan 12th, 2005 at 11:14 am
  3. 3 ktoddstorch @ business thoughts trackback on Jan 29th, 2005 at 11:13 am

Leave a Reply