The Bourne Legacy News
fb.indiewire.com – 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. 27 weeks 6 days ago via jackiechan
feedproxy.google.com – 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. 44 weeks 1 day ago via jackiechan
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.
2:52 PM 8/10/2012 by Senh Duong
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.
rottentomatoes.com – 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. 44 weeks 4 days ago via jackiechan