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Crosstown Arthouse Presents Contemporary Classics: PARIS, TEXAS

7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Crosstown Theater
1350 Concourse Ave.
Memphis, TN 38104 United States

The Crosstown Arthouse Film Series showcases a diverse collection of independent, international, historically significant, artistic, experimental, cult, underground and documentary features. This week: PARIS, TEXAS

Films begin at 7:30 pm sharp.
Tickets are $5 (at the door only)

Another Wim Wenders road movie, PARIS, TEXAS is the story of an amnesiac named Travis Henderson who wanders out of the desert and only remembers one thing — his brother’s telephone number.  Walt Henderson, Travis’ brother, agrees to come get Travis. Travis has no idea that his son, Hunter, has been adopted by Walt and his wife Anne.  Also Travis has a missing wife, Jane. Jane is not too missing however, because she makes regular deposits of money in a bank account set aside for Hunter.  When Travis discovers where Jane may be, Travis and Hunter take a road trip to find her.  Alcoholism, abuse, mom’s in a strip club, child abandonment, PARIS, TEXAS HAS IT ALL!  With HARRY DEAN STANTON (AVENGE ME!), DEAN STOCKWELL (QUANTUM LEAP!!) AND STAR OF CAT PEOPLE NASTASSJA KINSKI!!

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