Opening

—— As Above/So Below Aug 29
33% The November Man Aug 27
98% Starred Up Aug 27
81% The Congress Aug 29
71% Life Of Crime Aug 29

Top Box Office

92% Guardians of the Galaxy $17.2M
20% Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles $16.7M
39% If I Stay $15.7M
20% Let's Be Cops $10.8M
18% When The Game Stands Tall $8.4M
34% The Expendables 3 $6.5M
32% The Giver $6.4M
45% Sin City: A Dame to Kill For $6.3M
65% The Hundred-Foot Journey $5.3M
20% Into The Storm $3.8M

Coming Soon

—— Innocence Sep 05
—— The Identical Sep 05
—— The Longest Week Sep 05
67% The House of Magic Sep 05
74% God Help the Girl Sep 05

New Episodes Tonight

86% The Bridge (FX): Season 2
91% The Divide: Season 1
83% Extant: Season 1
—— Franklin & Bash: Season 4
—— Graceland: Season 2
—— Hot in Cleveland: Season 5
57% Legends: Season 1
—— Motive: Season 2
69% Mystery Girls: Season 1
38% Taxi Brooklyn: Season 1
43% Young & Hungry: Season 1

Discuss Last Night's Shows

—— Covert Affairs: Season 5
88% Finding Carter: Season 1
67% Matador: Season 1
—— Pretty Little Liars: Season 5
—— Rizzoli & Isles: Season 5
—— Royal Pains: Season 5
—— Sullivan & Son: Season 3
60% Tyrant: Season 1

Certified Fresh TV

86% The Bridge (FX): Season 2
83% Extant: Season 1
89% The Honorable Woman: Season 1
87% The Knick: Season 1
89% Manhattan: Season 1
97% Masters of Sex: Season 2
73% Murder in the First: Season 1
89% Outlander: Season 1
82% Satisfaction: Season 1
87% The Strain: Season 1
82% Welcome to Sweden: Season 1
77% You're the Worst: Season 1

The Bourne Identity Reviews

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Jess Lomas
Quickflix

Whether you consider it a smart thriller or a paint-by-numbers spy caper, The Bourne Identity is a dynamic interpretation of Robert Ludlum's bestselling novel.

Full Review Source: Quickflix | Original Score: 3.5/5

July 7, 2014
Sierra Filucci
Common Sense Media

Violent but thrilling first of the Bourne action trilogy.

Full Review Source: Common Sense Media | Original Score: 4/5

January 1, 2011
Cole Smithey
ColeSmithey.com

"The Bourne Identity" is a well-written action spy film that stays true to its espionage thriller genre while inflicting flinch-inducing moments of pure cinematic action.

Full Review Source: ColeSmithey.com | Original Score: B+

February 28, 2010
Guylaine Cadorette
Hollywood.com

A suspenseful thriller that showcases stunning visuals, great acting and a story that will keep you entertained from start to finish.

Full Review Source: Hollywood.com | Original Score: 4/5

September 8, 2009
Felix Vasquez Jr.
Cinema Crazed

This is a long sweet breath of fresh air in the action genre...

Full Review Source: Cinema Crazed | Original Score: 4/4

April 29, 2009
Mark Halverson
Sacramento News & Review

Farfetched plotting nearly capsizes this globe-trotting thriller but director Doug Liman certainly keeps the international intrigue and testosterone flowing at an entertaining clip.

Full Review Source: Sacramento News & Review | Original Score: 4/5

August 7, 2008
Todd McCarthy
Variety
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A first-rate thriller with grit and intrigue to spare.

Full Review Source: Variety

June 12, 2008
Beth Accomando
KPBS.org

You may be surprised by the fact that this formula spy thriller has been delivered with a matter-of-fact efficiency that proves highly entertaining.

August 3, 2007
Christopher Smith
Bangor Daily News (Maine)

A sleek espionage thriller that reduces the world to the size of a postage stamp. Matt Damon is terrific.

Full Review Source: Bangor Daily News (Maine) | Original Score: B+

July 26, 2007
Rob Gonsalves
eFilmCritic.com

The movie is about muscular speed and skill, and that's all it's about. Like its hero, it's blank by design.

Full Review Source: eFilmCritic.com | Original Score: 3/5

July 23, 2007
Emma Cochrane
Empire Magazine

For once, a sequel would be welcome.

Full Review Source: Empire Magazine | Original Score: 4/5

December 30, 2006

Time Out
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Efficient set pieces come neatly spaced every ten to 15 minutes -- just often enough to keep you credulous -- and the trans-European settings lend a classy backdrop.

Full Review Source: Time Out

February 9, 2006
Stuart Klawans
The Nation

...Liman is also clever enough to make the real action start when the motor stops.

March 3, 2005
Vic Holtreman
ScreenRant

Plenty of very cool fight scenes, edited such that although they are fast-paced, you can actually see what's happening.

Full Review Source: ScreenRant | Original Score: 5/5

January 15, 2005
Jeffrey Overstreet
Looking Closer

The Bourne Identity is an intense, violent, bite-your-nails-to-the-quick thriller.

| Original Score: B+

December 6, 2004
Tony Medley
tonymedley.com

One of the many problems, other than Damon's lack of emotion, is the fact that there's no suspense.

Full Review Source: tonymedley.com | Original Score: 3/10

October 7, 2004
Thomas Delapa
Boulder Weekly

...puts the snap, crackle and pop back into the spy thriller.

Full Review Source: Boulder Weekly

July 23, 2004
Colin Covert
Minneapolis Star Tribune
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Liman can uncork leap-out-of-your-seat shocks, draw out suspense scenes with malicious finesse and even ease a touch of romance and droll humor into the yarn.

Full Review Source: Minneapolis Star Tribune | Original Score: 3.5/4

May 19, 2004
Charlie Brown
FilmStew.com

The result is an intriguingly paced thriller that knows how to milk some excitement out of smaller scenes.

Full Review Source: FilmStew.com

February 1, 2004
Michael Dequina
TheMovieReport.com

All the style cannot make up for the flagging energy level of the narrative.

Full Review Source: TheMovieReport.com | Original Score: 2.5/4

January 12, 2004
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