• Released
  • August 10, 2012
  • PG-13 , 2 hr 15 min
  • Action/Adventure
    Suspense/Thriller
  • 5,183 Fan Ratings
Synopsis: The actions of Jason Bourne have consequences for a new man.

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Entertainment Weekly

By Lisa Schwarzbaum
Renner's Cross is a conflicted hero built to take advantage of the "Hurt Locker" star's best qualities as an actor - his default intensity,...
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75

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Steven Rea
It's smart, it's exhilarating, and Gilroy's depiction of a high-tech world where our every move is captured by surveillance cams and Big...
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75

USA Today

By Claudia Puig
This latest Bourne doesn't send adrenaline surging the way "Ultimatum" did, but it's still a tense, well-acted thrill ride.
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70

Wall Street Journal

By Joe Morgenstern
A solid success, primarily though not entirely because of Jeremy Renner. He's a star worthy of the term as Aaron Cross, another haunted...
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65

Movieline

Like much of the movie, Norton's presence has a patient, diligent quality to it, as if what's on screen is just a slog to get through...
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63

Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
Gilroy stages two riveting shootouts involving Marta at work and home. And there's a killer chase scene in Manila as the bad guys try to...
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63

Boston Globe

By Ty Burr
The best thing that can be said about The Bourne Legacy is that Renner will survive it.
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60

New York Daily News

By Elizabeth Weitzman
The introduction isn't as smooth as it could be, but eventually everyone settles into the right groove.
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50

The Hollywood Reporter

By Todd McCarthy
The same tone and look are maintained, but the visceral excitement is muffled by familiarity, an insufficiently conceived lead character...
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25

San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
The Bourne series ended with the last installment, and now comes a 135-minute death rattle called The Bourne Legacy. It's a peculiar movie,...
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Rated PG-13 | For Violence and Action Sequences
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