April 19, 2010

The Bourne Ultimatum (Paul Greengrass, 2007)

WHAT IT IS: Jason Bourne, an amnesic secret agent, decides to dismantle the spy agency responsible for his condition. HOW IT IS: The Bourne Ultimatum is an intelligent thriller, and it does succeed in setting up a few surprises. Greengrass’ documentary-like direction is beautifully kinetic but distracting at times. Gilroy’s script pulls well the loose ends of the previous films towards […]