The latest movie in the Bourne series, Jason Bourne, opens in theaters Friday (July 29). Star Matt Damon and director Paul Greengrass are back on board, and early reviews suggest it’s a return to form for the franchise about a ruthless albeit rather forgetful assassin.
But what if you’ve not seen Bourne Identity (2002), Bourne Supremacy (2004), and Bourne Ultimatum (2007)? What if the name “Jason Bourne” means as much to you as, well, to Jason Bourne at the very start of the trilogy?
No need to worry! Here’s Matt Damon with a nifty summary that’ll bring you up to speed. But what if you’re really, really busy? Matt’s even got that covered. This’ll only take him 90 seconds:
That’s great, Matt, but what if you saw 2012’s Bourne Legacy? You know, the fourth movie you weren’t in? The one that saw Jeremy Renner play Aaron Cross, an agent who has to run for his life thanks to Bourne’s actions in Bourne Ultimatum?
Looks like he’s gotten all forgetful again.
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