the bourne identity



USA Network Orders Bourne Franchise Spinoff ‘Treadstone’ Direct to Series

Over the course of five films (The Bourne Identity, The Bourne Supremacy, The Bourne Ultimatum, The Bourne Legacy, and Jason Bourne), Jason Bourne — and fans of his violent journey of self-discovery — learned that the near-superhuman assassin was far from the only sleeper agent to “graduate” from CIA black ops program Treadstone. Now USA Network […]

USA Orders ‘Bourne’ Franchise Spin-off, Denis Leary Crime Series and Two Additional Pilots

USA Network has given the green light to four hour-long scripted pilots, all hailing from Universal Cable Productions. The four projects represent a cross-section of themes, including a spin-off From Universal’s Bourne film franchise; a crime thriller-with-a-twist starring and co-created by Denis Leary (Rescue Me); a Texas border town crime thriller from Mr. Robot‘s Sam Esmail; and […]

Impulse: Doug Liman Jumps Back to the ‘Jumper’ Universe in YouTube Red Teaser

With Doug Liman‘s (The Bourne Identity) action drama series Impulse set to have a strong panel presence at this weekend’s WonderCon, YouTube Red has released our first teaser look at the new series that’s set to premiere on the service this summer. YouTube Red’s Impulse panel — moderated by IGN Executive TV Editor Laura Prudom […]

Matt Damon Offers A Ninety Second Recap Of The Bourne Trilogy

In a featurette supporting the upcoming Jason Bourne, star Matt Damon recaps his character’s exploits in the original Bourne trilogy. From Treadstone to Blackbriar, and from Naples to New York, Damon recounts the surprising journey of the CIA’s most competent field agent. Too bad he doesn’t work for them anymore. Jason Bourne comes to theaters […]

The Art Of The Car Chase Revels In Classic Cars And Scenes

Editor Casper Christensen has compiled a supercut (spotted by One Perfect Shot) of car chases from Bullit to The Bourne Identity with a look at some of the conventions, pacing choices and spectacular crashes of the great cinematic stable. Clips from films like The Man with the Golden Gun, Raiders of the Lost Ark, Beverly […]

Matt Damon Talks Bourne Trilogy Sequel

Matt Damon, while talking to Buzzfeed about his new film, The Martian, offered a few insights into his return as Jason Bourne in the as-of-yet untitled fourth sequel to The Bourne Identity. “We always looked at those movies as really about the Bush presidency, and so we kind of had to wait for the world to […]