The Bourne Supremacy (2004)

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Critic Consensus: A well-maded sequel that delivers the thrills.

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The second chapter in the "Bourne Trilogy," based on Robert Ludlum's best-selling espionage novels, reaches the screen in this sequel to the 2002 thriller The Bourne Identity. Jason Bourne (Matt Damon) has abandoned his life as a CIA assassin and has been traveling beneath the agency's radar, eventually reconnecting with Marie Kreutz (Franka Potente), the woman he loves. But Bourne is haunted by vivid dreams and troubling memories of his days as a killer, and he's not certain how much really happened and how much is a product of his imagination. When Bourne is led out of hiding by circumstances beyond his control, he must reconcile his past and present as he struggles to keep Marie out of harm's way and foil an international incident with dangerous consequences. The Bourne Supremacy also features Joan Allen as one of Bourne's superiors, while Julia Stiles and Brian Cox reprise their roles as intelligence agents from the first film. ~ Mark Deming, Rovi
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PG-13 (for violence and intense action, and brief language)
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Action & Adventure , Drama , Mystery & Suspense
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Cast

Matt Damon
as Jason Bourne
Franka Potente
as Marie Kreutz
Brian Cox
as Ward Abbott
Julia Stiles
as Nicolette
Karl Urban
as Kirill
Gabriel Mann
as Danny Zorn
Joan Allen
as Pamela Landy
Tom Gallop
as Tom Cronin
Karel Roden
as Gretkov
Tomas Arana
as Martin Marshall
Oksana Akinshina
as Irena Neski
Yevgeni Sitokhin
as Mr. Neski
Tim Griffin
as Nevins
Patrick Crowley
as Jack Weller
Jon Collin
as Jarhead
Sam Brown
as Jarhead
Shane Sinutko
as Jarhead
Dominique Chiout
as Waitress
Wanja Mues
as Night Clerk
Aleksey Shmarinov
as Moscow Taxi Driver
Stephan Wolf-Schoenburg
as Suspicious Cop
Stephan Wolf-Schonburg
as Suspicious Cop
Olov Ludwig
as Market Security Guard
Keshav Nadkarni
as Mr. Mohan
Aleksey Medvedev
as Young Cop
Alexander Boyev
as 2nd Taxi Driver
Claudio Maniscalco
as Immigration Officer
Manfred Witt
as Doorman
Aleksey Trotsenko
as Vodka Police Passenger
Victoria Unikel
as Mercedes Driver
Oksana Semenova
as Mercedes Passenger
Vitalei Abdulov
as Volga Taxi Owner
Dirk Schoedon
as Berlin Taxi Driver
Ivan Shvedov
as Moscow Policeman
Denis Burgazliev
as Moscow Policeman
Nick Wilder
as Delta C.O.
Ivan Shvedoff
as Moscow Policeman
Jevgeni Sitochin
as Mr. Neski
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Critic Reviews for The Bourne Supremacy

All Critics (190) | Top Critics (43)

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Full Review… | February 26, 2007
Entertainment Weekly
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[Director] Greengrass proves himself equally adept at action, building on the edginess of Doug Liman's original with a feverish handheld camera and frenetic editing.

Full Review… | February 8, 2006
Time Out
Top Critic

Of its kind, The Bourne Supremacy is incredibly skilled -- much more exciting than its predecessor.

August 3, 2004
New Yorker
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Another of those incoherent Robert Ludlum spy thrillers with more logistics than logic.

Full Review… | July 29, 2004
New York Observer
Top Critic

An entertaining, well-constructed spy story (though not as satisfying as the first film -- perhaps because it's not as simple).

Full Review… | July 24, 2004
Salon.com
Top Critic

The movie is utterly synthetic.

Full Review… | July 23, 2004
Washington Post
Top Critic

Audience Reviews for The Bourne Supremacy

It's witty and stylish, especially with the addition of director Paul Greengrass. The Bourne Supremacy picks up where 'Identity' left off with even more action/thrills and a well-made script that personifies this rogue amnesiac super agent. 4/5

Eugene Bernabe
Eugene Bernabe

Super Reviewer

16/02/2013 (Online)

EightThirty .
EightThirty .

Super Reviewer

although often chided for being the lesser of the three, this is still and excellent action film and completely worthy of the franchise. a solid addition to one of the best action franchises of all time.

danny d
danny d

Super Reviewer

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