The Fifth Patient is a 2007 American thriller film that tells the story of John Reilly (Nick Chinlund) as he wakes up in an African hospital with no recollection as to how he got there. As John becomes clear-headed, he begins to piece together that he has experienced severe head trauma and has been living in a hospital in Africa for the last two years. When he is questioned as to his memories from before the accident, he cannot recall who is he or where he has been. When members of the local political party become involved in the investigation, John realizes that he is being accused of espionage. Slowly John is able to piece together who he was and which side he was fighting on. Also starring Isaac De Bankole, Brendan Fehr, Marley Shelton, Edi Gathegi, Alec Newman and Olek Krupa, The Fifth Patient was written and directed by Amir Mann.