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News: The Bourne Legacy Featurette Hints At Links To Previous Instalments

Posted in Movies, News with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , on July 26, 2012 by Bjorn Grainger

 

It’s truly exciting year for those of us who love our action-packed spy thrillers. Not only is Bond back but it seems he’s in top form with Skyfall (I saw the IMAX trailer before a showing of The Dark Knight Rises and was BLOWN AWAY), but we also have a return of the Bourne series with The Bourne Legacy. Replacing Matt Damon, Jeremy Renner now heads up the franchise as Operation Treadstone comes to an end and powerful forces try to tie up loose ends by disposing of their assets. Continue reading

News: The New Bourne Legacy Trailer Is BRILLIANT

Posted in Movies, Trailer with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , on June 1, 2012 by Bjorn Grainger

Jeremy Renner is having a hell of a year – He saw it in with Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocolowned it by being a member of The Avengers, and will end the summer as Matt Damon’s replacement in The Bourne Legacy. Even Liam Neeson will have a problem topping that line-up and he’s in virtually everything. The question is, though, why should we care about the new Bourne film? Wasn’t it all settled in The Bourne Ultimatum? Continue reading

News: The Bourne Legacy Poster And Teaser Trailer Arrive

Posted in Movies, News, Thoughts, Trailer with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on February 9, 2012 by Bjorn Grainger

I arrived late to the Bourne franchise. I sat there piously thinking I was better than Matt Damon and his silly trilogy. How wrong I was. They are some of the finest Hollywood action movies of the last decade. Of course, seeing how well they did at the box office it was inevitable there would be a follow-up to the series and here it is – The Bourne Legacy. Continue reading

News: 007.com Relaunches For New Bond Film Skyfall

Posted in Movies, News, Thoughts with tags , , , , , , , , , , , on January 7, 2012 by Bjorn Grainger

Today I saw a plastic bag fluttering around in the wind. I admired its beauty and the elegance as it danced around on the breeze. Then it got hit by a car and I laughed because I have the sense of humour of a three-year old. Anyway, that was meant to be an allusion to Sam Mendes’ American Beauty, and also a really long and laboured way of getting to his latest film,  Skyfall. Continue reading