The Bourne Identity (2002)
Director: Doug Liman
Writers: Tony Gilroy, Robert Ludlum, W. Blake Herron
Actors: Matt Damon, Franka Potente, Chris Cooper, Clive Owen, Julia Stiles, Brian Cox, Advor Aguinho E-Igerbaji / Gabriel Mann / Walton Goggins / Josh Hamilton / Orso Maria Quillini
Genre: Action / Thriller / Suspense
Region: USA/Germany/Czech Republic
Languages: English / French / German / Dutch / Italian
Released: 2002-11-21 (Mainland China) / 2002-06-14 (USA)
Series:  Bourne
Length: 119 minutes
Also known as: Pursuit of the Spy (Hong Kong) / Proof of Gods and Ghosts (Taiwan) / Bourne’s Identity / The Confusion of Identity
Rating: IMDB 7.9 / Rotten Tomatoes 84%
Jason Bourne (Matt Damon) is rescued from the sea in Italy with no memory and no way of proving his identity other than a Swiss bank account number on his hip.
Jason found a large amount of cash, six passports, and a gun from a Swiss bank. At the same time, he discovered his abilities in fighting, firearms, and language. Potente) is also involved. From Switzerland to Paris, the two were hunted down by a mysterious killer organization along the way, and they were in crisis.
Can Jason save the day and find his true identity? Does he have the courage to face the truth?
“The Bourne Identity” is a 2002 action thriller film directed by Doug Liman and starring Matt Damon, Franka Potente, Chris Cooper, Clive Owen, and Brian Cox. It is based on the novel of the same name by Robert Ludlum.
The film follows Jason Bourne (Damon), a man who wakes up with amnesia and no memory of his past, only to find that he possesses exceptional skills and abilities. As he tries to uncover his true identity and past, he becomes a target of a deadly government agency that wants him eliminated.
The film was a critical and commercial success, grossing over $214 million worldwide and receiving praise for its action sequences, performances, and storyline. It spawned four sequels, “The Bourne Supremacy,” “The Bourne Ultimatum,” “The Bourne Legacy,” and “Jason Bourne,” as well as a television series adaptation. The franchise has become known for its high-octane action and suspenseful storytelling.