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Jason Bourne (2016)

Country: UK, China, USA

Genres: Action, Thriller

Taglines: You know his name

Director: Paul Greengrass

Writers: Matt Damon, Paul Greengrass, Robert Ludlum, Christopher Rouse, ...

Stars: Matt Damon, Alicia Vikander, Julia Stiles, Viggo Mortensen, ...

Jason Bourne is again being hunted by the CIA. It begins when Nicky Parson a former CIA operative who helped Bourne who then went under and now works with a man who's a whistle blower and is out to expose the CIA's black ops. So Nicky hacks into the CIA and downloads everything on all their Black Ops including Treadstone which Bourne was a part of. And Heather Lee, a CIA agent discovers the hack and brings it to the attention of CIA Director Dewey, the man behind the Black Ops. He then orders Parsons be found and hopefully Bourne too.
A YouTuber, named CinemaSins, wrote a letter to Paul Greengrass and Matt Dameon about how they should make another Bourne. Later, Matt Damon wrote said he would do another Bourne.
This will be the first time since The Bourne Ultimatum (2007) that Matt Damon respires his role as Jason Bourne after concluding the Bourne trilogy. It will also be the first time for Paul Greengrass to return at the helm of a Bourne film since the second
Matt Damon would not voice Jason Bourne in the game 'Robert Ludlum's Bourne conspiracy' because he said it was too violent. So this is the first time he's played Jason since The Bourne Ultimatum (2007)
Jeremy renners character Aaron cross will not be in this new Bourne film he will have his sequel after this film is released
A YouTuber, named CinemaSins, wrote a letter to Paul Greengrass and Matt Damon about how they should make another Bourne. Later, Matt Damon wrote said he would do another Bourne.
Jeremy Renner's character, Aaron Cross, will not be in this new Bourne film, but he will have his sequel after this film is released
So far all four movies have been going in the title order of the books so this installment will be titled the bourne betrayal.
Jeremy renners bourne movie was supposed to have the release date for July 2016 with Justin Lin directing but then after Matt Damon and director Paul greengrass said they're going to make another one they took the release date because fans wanted to see t
YouTube channel CinemaSins wrote a letter to Paul Greengrass and Matt Damon about how they should make another Bourne. Later, Matt Damon wrote said he would do another Bourne.
Matt Damon would not voice Jason Bourne in the game The Bourne Conspiracy (2008) because he said it was too violent. So this is the first time he's played Jason since The Bourne Ultimatum (2007).
First Bourne film where Tony Gilroy isn't involved in and won't be writing the script.
Jeremy Renner's Bourne movie was supposed to have the release date for July 2016 with Justin Lin directing but then after Matt Damon and director Paul Greengrass said they're going to make another one they took the release date because fans wanted to see
Alicia Vikander is in talks to play the female leading role.
Tommy Lee Jones is confirmed as Damon's CIA counterpart. In the previous movies actors such as Edward Norton have played this role.
YouTube channel CinemaSins wrote a letter to Paul Greengrass and Matt Damon about how they should make another Bourne. Later, Matt Damon announced that he would do another Bourne.
This will be Tommy Lee Jones' third action movie coming in 2016. The first movie will be Mechanic: Resurrection (2016) and the second movie will be Criminal.
The films title "Jason Bourne" was announced on February 7th, 2016, the same day its first teaser trailer came out
The trailer premiered at the 50th Super Bowl.
So far all four movies have been going in the title order of the books so this installment could be titled The Bourne Betrayal.
Tommy Lee Jones is confirmed as Damon's CIA counterpart. In the previous movies actors such as Chris Cooper, Joan Allen, David Strathairn, and Edward Norton have played this role.
This will be Alicia Vikander's second spy movie. Her first was The Man from U.N.C.L.E. (2015).
First Bourne film to not have the franchise's trademark title format of The Bourne ____. This film is instead called Jason Bourne rather than its originally rumored title The Bourne Betrayal.
Jason Bourne (2016) is directed by Paul Greengrass. Greengrass has directed two other installments in the Bourne franchise. That being The Bourne Ultimatum (2007) and The Bourne Supremacy (2004).
For the chase scene on the Las Vegas strip, the recently closed Riviera Hotel and Casino had all of its lights and signs lit up to appear in the SWAT truck crash scene.
Paul Greengrass and his longtime editor Christopher Rouse are said to have a strong concept for where Jason Bourne could go next after what occurred in the conclusion of The Bourne Ultimatum (2007) which concluded the Bourne trilogy. In fact, Greengrass a
This will be the fourth collaboration between Paul Greengrass and Matt Damon and the third one that involves the character of 'Jason Bourne'. Greengrass had previously directed the second and third installment of the Bourne trilogy with 'The Bourne Suprem
This will be Tommy Lee Jones' third action movie coming in 2016. The first movie is Mechanic: Resurrection (2016) and the second movie is Criminal (2016).
Tommy Lee Jones is confirmed as Damon's CIA counterpart. In the previous movies actors such as Chris Cooper Joan Allen, David Strathairn, and Edward Norton have played this role.
Part of the story takes place in Athens/Greece so the producers asked the Greek Government to shoot the film in the actual location. Due to high taxes and bureaucracy this never happened. Tenerife doubles as Athens in the movie.
According to Jimmy Kimmel, every time Matt Damon fires a gun in this movie, he pees a little.
Alicia Vikander' was in Ex Machina (2015) with Oscar Isaac. He played a role in The Bourne Legacy (2012).
Both Matt Damon and Vincent Cassel previously appeared in Ocean's Twelve (2004) and Ocean's Thirteen (2007). Coincidentally, the latter film also takes place mostly in Las Vegas.
Matt Damon has stated numerous times that he would only return to the Bourne franchise to reprise his role as Jason Bourne if Paul Greengrass would return for directorial duties on the project. Damon & Greengrass announced their return to the franchise in
Jeremy Renner's Bourne movie was supposed to have the release date of July 2016 with Justin Lin directing, but after Matt Damon and director Paul Greengrass said they were going to make another film, they took the release date because fans wanted to see t
This will be the first time since The Bourne Ultimatum (2007) that Matt Damon reprises his role as Jason Bourne after concluding the Bourne trilogy. It will also be the first time for Paul Greengrass to return at the helm of a Bourne film since the second
Co-writer, executive producer and editor of "Jason Boune", Christopher Rouse, had previously worked as an editor for "The Bourne Identity" and "The Bourne Supremacy" and "The Bourne Ultimatum".
The Las Vegas car chase sequence took five weeks to shoot and at the end, the sequence wrecked 170 cars.
Matt Damon has stated numerous times that he would only return to the Bourne franchise to reprise his role as Jason Bourne if Paul Greengrass would return for directorial duties on the project. Damon & Greengrass announced their return to the franchise in November 2014 for a new installment.
Since part of the story takes place in Athens, Greece, the producers asked the Greek Government for permission to shoot the film in the actual location. Due to high taxes and bureaucracy this never happened. Tenerife, in the Canary Islands, doubles as Athens in the movie.
City officials and the producers reached an agreement to only shoot the Las Vegas car chase sequence from midnight to sunrise.
Matt Damon admitted that physically training for the role of Bourne was much harder in his forties, and he had to keep to a very strict diet to maintain his physique during filming.
The requirements for Treadstone Operatives are listed in the classified report as follows: All Treadstone Operatives will be trained to be the leading capable assassins.

1. Assets will leave no trace of their existence. 2. Treadstone agents are INVISIBLE. 3. Each potential recruit must be surveyed and held under the Treadstone Secure Systems Act S-4 for a MINIMUM of two years. 4. Almost superhuman proficiency in using firearms or other weapons, sharpshooting, using explosives, operating vehicles, and martial art techniques.
First Bourne film Tony Gilroy wasn't involved in. He wrote none of the script.
This movie shows us that David Webb was previously Captain in US Army 1st Special Forces Delta (1st Special Forces Operational Detachment-Delta , "1st SFOD-Delta"), otherwise known as Delta Force.
Matt Damon & Julia Stiles are the only actors from the original trilogy to reprise their roles as Jason Bourne & Nicky Parsons. Whilst David Strathhairn, Joan Allen, & Edward Norton's characters are still living when we last see them, they are never spoken of or referenced.
Jeremy Renner's character, Aaron Cross, will not be in this Bourne film. No date for his sequel film has been announced.
Matt Damon refused to voice Jason Bourne in the video game The Bourne Conspiracy (2008) due to its excessive violence, which means that this is the first time he's played Bourne since The Bourne Ultimatum (2007).
At the 2015 Golden Globes, Matt Damon won for best actor in a comedy/musical for "The Martian" (2015). He gave his speech and after receiving the reward he had to go take a flight immediately to film "Jason Bourne" in Las Vegas.
The files that Nicky Parsons hacks into shows us that there are/were 10 Black Ops projects: 01. Iron Hand, 02. Spectrum, 03. Hourglass, 04. Rubicon, 05. Spearfish, 06. Larx, 07. Outcome, 08. Emerald Lane, 09. Blackbriar, 10. Treadstone.
First Bourne film to not have the franchise's trademark title format of "The Bourne ____". This film is instead called "Jason Bourne", rather than its originally rumored title "The Bourne Betrayal".
When Nikki goes to Reykjavík to visit the hackers hideout, an old 1980's Atari ST computer is visible next to where she sets up her laptop.
Alicia Vikander was offered the role of Heather at the same time as the role of Sophia Rikkin in Assassin's Creed. She took the former due to fan factor - she admitted she is a fan of the series - while the Rikkin role was filled in by Marion Cotillard.
The title was originally going to be "The Bourne Resurgence" until the producers discovered that the word Resurgence was going to be used in the upcoming "Independence Day" sequel. Matt Damon and Paul Greengrass have both commented that they never liked the original title, as it seems hokey. To them "Jason Bourne" is a more fitting title because Bourne has come full circle as he now knows the whole truth about his past.
Co-writer, executive producer and editor of "Jason Bourne", Christopher Rouse, had previously worked as an editor for "The Bourne Identity" and "The Bourne Supremacy" and "The Bourne Ultimatum".
Jeremy Renner's Bourne movie was supposed to have been released in July 2016 with Justin Lin directing, but after Matt Damon and director Paul Greengrass said they were going to make another film, the release date was given to them, as fans would prefer to see the return of Jason Bourne. Renner's second Bourne movie still has no official release date..
YouTube channel CinemaSins wrote an open letter to Paul Greengrass and Matt Damon about how they should make another Bourne movie.
The scene where Bourne checks the locker in a train station was filmed at Woolwich DLR station in Woolwich, London.
The film cast includes three Oscar winners: Matt Damon, Tommy Lee Jones and Alicia Vikander.
This is the third time Matt Damon and Vincent Cassel have appeared in the same movie together. The first two were Ocean's Twelve (2004) and Ocean's Thirteen (2007), where Matt Damon played Linus Caldwell and Vincent Cassel played François Toulour. This is also the third time the city of Las Vegas is used as one of the locations in the setting of the film the two actors appear in.
The trailer premiered during Super Bowl 50.
The film's title, "Jason Bourne", was announced on February 7th, 2016, the same day its first teaser trailer came out.
On July 23 2016, shortly before the British release, MSN.com uploaded a slideshow piece titled "'It's embarrassing': Actors who hate their own movies", accompanied by a picture of Matt Damon. Although this gave the impression that Damon had distanced himself from Jason Bourne (2016), on inspection the quote attributed to him was in fact in relation to an early draft of the script for The Bourne Ultimatum (2007): "I could put this thing up on eBay and it would be game over for that dude [i.e. writer Tony Gilroy]. It's terrible. It's really embarrassing."
This will be the first time since The Bourne Ultimatum (2007) that Matt Damon reprises his role as Jason Bourne after concluding the Bourne trilogy. It will also be the first time for Paul Greengrass to return at the helm of a Bourne film since the second installment of The Bourne Supremacy (2004) and the concluding installment of The Bourne Ultimatum (2007) .
One of three feature films first released in 2016 which star actor Tommy Lee Jones. The movies are Criminal (2016), Jason Bourne (2016), and Mechanic: Resurrection (2016). All three pictures are in the spy / espionage genre.
Paul Greengrass got his inspiration of car chases from William Friedkin who made The French Connection (1971) and other movies with car chases like To Live and Die in L.A. (1985), Jade (1995) and The Hunted (2003) which starred Tommy Lee Jones. Jones also worked with Friedkin on Rules of Engagement (2000) before reuniting on "The hunted".
The U.S. Capital building as shown in the movie is covered by scaffolding. In the official trailer at approximately 1:27 they show the building without the scaffolding.
At the time the film opened, co-stars Riz Ahmed and Bill Camp were concurrently starring in the HBO mini-series "The Night Of." However, they share no scenes in this picture.
Alicia Vikander' was in Ex Machina (2015) with Oscar Isaac who played a role in The Bourne Legacy (2012).
Second time Paul Greengrass has directed Gregg Henry, after United 93 (2006).
This film shares plot points and thematic elements with The Bourne Supremacy (2004), some of which are: Bourne's female counterparts being shot and killed from behind during a chase, a prominent CIA department head working closely with a lone operative (asset) against Bourne, Bourne ending up in Berlin, and a car chase with Bourne and the rival operative (in both instances Bourne drives a sedan, while the rival drives a large truck.)
Jason Bourne (Matt Damon) says a total of only 288 words - or 45 lines - in the entire movie.
When Bourne pulls up the old Treadstone files, the first listing on his record read that he joined "Special Forces Delta." In the original Ludlum novel, David Webb joined the U.S. Special Forces after losing his family to an act of war. He was placed in charge of a "hit-squad" of soldiers who carried out "Operation Medusa." His code name, was "Delta." Half way through the operation, he discovered a mole on his team who was an Australian double agent named "Jason Bourne." Delta confronted Bourne and shot him in the head before his treachery was confirmed. Once it was confirmed, his death was covered up and Bourne's identity became shrouded in mystery; eventually leading David Webb to take up his identity when he joined Treadstone.
Jason Bourne doesn't speak until 20 minutes in the film.
Many pieces of footage and dialogue in the trailers do not appear in the final film or alternate takes were used. Notable examples are: The final film uses a different take of Bourne's one punch knockout. Nicky does not say, "Just because you remember everything doesn't mean you know everything." New character Craig Jeffers does not say, "Oh my god, that's Jason Bourne."
If based on Matt Damon's salary of $25 million from The Martian (2015), each of the 45 lines spoken by him is worth $555,555.
Body count: 14. The asset has the most kills - 10.
Vincent Cassel was also foiled by Matt Damon in Ocean's 12 and in Ocean's 13.