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Six Tear-jerking Films You can Rent From Hornbake

Full Disclosure: I am a student employee at Library Media Services in Hornbake. However, I am not writing this as a library employee; I am writing this as a film lover. 782 more words

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Wim Wenders: Painter, Filmmaker, Photographer - YouTube

The German filmmaker Wim Wenders is a master image maker and storyteller. I’ve been reviewing his work this week, especially his 1984 movie ‘Paris, Texas’, and have marvelled at his use of photography to give the movie its power by creating a profound sense of place. 137 more words


How to dress to be very satisfied of your outfit. In Milano

Yes, today I am very satisfied about my outfit. Do I look like it? I will be sincere with you, and tell you that yesterday I wasn’t. 295 more words

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Fried Green Tomatoes

I have a customer who comes in our shop; often on a Friday, sporadically on a Thursday. No matter where the conversation drifts, as it often does in our “philanthropic” business, she always speaks about her favourite movie “Fried Green Tomatoes” as a point of reference to everything. 317 more words


Color Schemes in Paris, Texas

Paris, Texas (1984) dir. Wim Wenders

The color scheme introduced in the beginning of the film is magnificent. It uses the harsh browns and blues as… 274 more words

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“Home is neither here nor there. Home is within you, or home is nowhere at all.”
― Hermann Hesse, Wandering

A man appears. He is Harry Dean Stanton and he is dressed like an American. 522 more words


Paris, Texas Wim Wenders 1984: Jane Henderson


Angelic beauty of Jane transpires melancholy and sourness. She is static in her Peep Show room as in a theatrical set. The colour of the curtains, the blue screen of the television, the red telephone all are components of the mood: the dusty atmosphere of a desolated America of the unidentified 80’s. 118 more words