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Dan Stanton | Dean Stanton | H.D. Stanton | Harry Stanton
5' 8" (1.73 m)
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[on his role in Paris, Texas
(1984)] The whole film evolved on a very organic level. It almost had a documentary feel to it. It wasn't odd to be in the lead, I took the same approach as I would to any other part. I play myself as totally as I possibly can. My own Harry Dean Stanton act . . . I don't know whatever happened to Travis. I'd say . . . it's me. Still searching for liberation, or ...
Stanton has been named as a favorite actor by characters in novels by Elmore Leonard
. Skip Gibbs, a serial bomber in the novel Freaky Deaky, watches Straight Time
(1978) because Stanton is his favorite actor. Two characters in Leonard's novel Maximum Bob chat about how much the novel's title character resembles Stanton, an actor they both admire. Stanton did not appear in the Maximum Bob