The Bourne Identity is a 1988 television movie adaptation of Robert Ludlum's novel The Bourne Identity. The film follows the storyline of the novel, with a run-time of 3 hours 5 min. With commercials added, the running time was extended to four hours, and the film was first shown on ABC in two two-hour installments over two nights. The film's plot exhibits some differences from that of the novel. The undercover identity of Jason Bourne is simplified. In the book, David Webb, because of his amnesia, believes himself to be Jason Bourne and an assassin called Cain. In the film, the name Cain is...
|Directed by:||Roger Young|
|Music by:||Laurence Rosenthal|
|Screenplay by:||Carol Sobieski|
|Adapted from:||The Bourne Identity|
|Genre:||Thriller, Action Film|