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Bourne Legacy Sequel Recruits New Writer – Andrew Baldwin will draft the script. Despite the disappointment of The Bourne Legacy, Universal is pushing ahead with the Bourne universe as occupied by Jeremy Renner’s Aaron Cross. Fast & Furious director Justin Lin is on board to direct, and script duties have now been handed to Andrew Baldwin. 8 years 8 weeks ago via donnieyen

Exclusive: Matt Damon Says 'The Bourne Legacy' Makes It Hard For Him To Re-Enter The Franchise

Matt Damon – Last time Matt Damon, star of the original 'Bourne' trilogy, was out doing press, he said he hadn't seen "The Bourne Legacy," this past summer's extensive reboot of the franchise that placed Jeremy Renner at the center of the action. The film upped the franchise's science-factual underpinnings by having Renner's character (part of the next generation of government-sanctioned killers) controlled by a series of drugs that would boost his reflexes and intelligence. 9 years 30 weeks ago via jackiechan

In China, Hollywood blockbusters face off on same days – To the dismay of its exhibitors and moviegoers, the nation is launching similar-themed titles on identical dates in an apparent aim to protect domestic movies. China is rolling up the red carpet for Hollywood. 9 years 44 weeks ago via theothersenhman

Box Office Report: 'Expendables 2' Tops Friday With $10.5 Mil, But Trails 2010 Film – The sequel bumps 'Bourne Legacy' to No. 2; "Sparkle" and "ParaNorman" end the day in a dead heat for No. 3. 9 years 46 weeks ago via donnieyen

Box Office Report: 'Bourne Legacy' No. 1 With $40.3 Mil; 'Campaign' Nabs $27.4 Mil

120810.jpg – Universal says it has successfully relaunched its marquee spy franchise, but "Bourne Legacy" opens well behind last two pics; "The Campaign" a guilty pleasure for voters who need a break from real-life presidential race. Director Tony Gilroy's The Bourne Legacy, featuring a new leading man in Jeremy Renner, easily won the domestic box-office race with a $40.3 million debut.

9 years 47 weeks ago via jackiechan

New in Theaters: 'The Bourne Legacy', 'The Campaign', 'Hope Springs'

1:32 PM 8/11/2012 by Binh Ngo
Jeremy Renner replaces Matt Damon as the face of the Bourne franchise, but The Bourne Legacy is not a direct sequel to 2007's The Bourne Ultimatum even though it has the same name as the fourth novel in the series. It's more accurate to call it a spinoff.

Box Office Report: 'Bourne Legacy' No. 1 With $14 Mil, 'Campaign' Scores $10.3 Mil – Universal lowers its weekend projection for "The Bourne Legacy" after latenight traffic comes to a standstill, a common phenomenon since the July 20 Aurora theater shooting. 9 years 47 weeks ago via brucelee

"The Bourne Legacy" is Back Down to 50% on Rotten Tomatoes

2:52 PM 8/10/2012 by Senh Duong
Jeremy Renner in "The Bourne Legacy"
Yesterday, “The Bourne Legacy” was borderline Fresh at 61% on the Tomatometer with 45 reviews. I was wondering if this Jeremy Renner starring reboot could hold on. I guess not because, today, it’s back down to 50% with 119 reviews. This is where it’ll probably settle.

Box Office Report: 'Bourne Legacy' Eyeing Strong $45 Mil-Plus Debut

The Bourne Legacy – Will Ferrell and Zack Galifianakis' new comedy "The Campaign" is also doing good business. 9 years 47 weeks ago via donnieyen

Critics Consensus: 'The Bourne Legacy' Is A Solid Reboot

The Bourne Legacy – This week at the movies, we've got a man on the run The Bourne Legacy, starring Jeremy Renner and Rachel Weisz), a pair of congressional hopefuls (The Campaign, starring Will Ferrell and Zach Galifianakis), and spouses in a rut (Hope Springs, starring Meryl Streep and Tommy Lee Jones). With Matt Damon in the title role, the Bourne franchise was a commercial and critical juggernaut. 9 years 47 weeks ago via jackiechan
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The Bourne Legacy

The Bourne Legacy
The narrative architect behind the Bourne film series, Tony Gilroy, takes the helm in the next chapter of the hugely popular espionage franchise that has earned almost $1 billion at the global box office: The Bourne Legacy.
Tony Gilroy
August 10, 2012
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