- 1 hr 30 min
Horror films are getting scarier and scarier. They are now getting into the minds of people and are scaring them psychologically. The movie Identity is meant to scare a person in this manner. The story starts with Malcolm Rivers who is waiting to be executed. He was convicted of murdering several people at a motel. Dr.Mallick has discovered his journal in an attempt to understand why he committed these murders. A group of ten people who are strangers find themselves stranded in a motel due to a storm. There are a diverse group of people. Ed is a driver, Caroline is a movie star. Officer Rhodes is a cop who is transporting serial killer Robert, Paris who is a prostitute and newlyweds Lou and Ginny. There is also Alice, her husband George and their child Timmy. Caroline is the first to be murdered and the most obvious suspect is Robert who has escaped. Ginny and Lou are the next to die. Robert is found and a man named Larry is sent to guard him. Later Robert is found dead. Paris finds a dead body is a freezer owned by Larry. In an attempt to escape he accidents runs over and kills George. The remaining people tie Larry up. Ginny and Timmy die when their car blows up. As it turns out all ten of these people share the same date of birth. They also find out that Rhodes is a convict as well not really a cop who then kills Larry. When the journal is read in court it is discovered that Malcolm has dissociative identity disorder and has ten different personalities. Only one of his personalities was homicidal and he now claims that personality is no longer alive. He is then placed in a mental institution and is placed under the case of Dr. Mallick. It turns out the homicidal personality is still alive and Malcolm kills the doctor on their way and escapes.