Oct 12 2012
The Bourne Identity must go down as one of the most exciting movies of the last two decades. Jason Bourne (played by Matt Damon) is a CIA agent who is found shot and unconscious in Italy. He recovers but has lost his memory and has no idea who he is. He discovers he speaks a number of languages and has unusual combat skills. He also realizes that people are out to kill him. The entire movie is about his fight to survive while he does his best to work out who he is and why he has these unusual abilities.
Now this is a great story for a movie, but when a story like this becomes reality it’s kind of weird. Yet there is a sense in which it is reality. The fact is that most people in this world are just like Jason Bourne; they are in survival mode but don’t have a clue who they are or why they exist. More