Film Review: The Bourne Supremacy

Posted on by 5WC in Film

It’s not really fair to kick a man while he’s down and after Jason Bourne had laid heavily, and successfully into Commander Bond while searching for his Identity, to come back and do it a second time just isn’t cricket. This time though, Doug Liman has been replaced by Paul Greengrass in the director’s chair and as a result, the kicking is much, much harder.

The Bourne Supremacy manages to pull off that unique feat of being essentially a standalone plot, a film capable of supporting it’s own weight, while the whole time being tied into the original story. Perfectly delving deeper into Bourne’s world and his problems, but never relying on the first movie to the point you’d be out of your depth if you let Jason Bourne into your life from here.
Read more