Plot Summary for Paris, Texas (1984)

A man wanders out of the desert not knowing who he is. His brother finds him, and helps to pull his memory back of the life he led before he walked out on his wife and son four years before. As his memory returns, he makes contact with various people from his past. He will try to gather the pieces of his life and to find his wife, left for working in a peep-show in Houston and his eight year old son, raised by his brother.

In this scene, he meets Jane, who is the mother of his child years later after they last saw each other. She can't see him and thinks she is talking to a stranger.

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