“Unknown” is a 2011 action-thriller film directed by Jaume Collet-Serra and starring Liam Neeson, Diane Kruger, and January Jones. The film follows a man named Dr. Martin Harris, who wakes up from a coma after a car accident in Berlin, only to discover that his identity has been stolen and his wife no longer recognizes him. As he tries to uncover the truth, he becomes the target of assassins who want him dead.
The film explores themes of identity, memory, and conspiracy, as the protagonist struggles to piece together his past and reclaim his life. It features tense action sequences and plot twists that keep the audience guessing until the end.
“Unknown” received mixed reviews from critics, with some praising Neeson’s performance and the film’s thrilling pacing, while others criticized it for its predictable plot and lack of originality. Despite its mixed reception, the film was a commercial success, grossing over $136 million worldwide against a production budget of $30 million.
“Unknown” remains a popular choice for fans of action-thrillers and Liam Neeson’s tough-guy persona, and has since gained a following on home video and streaming platforms.
Duration: 113 min.