WHAT'S HOT?
Home > Movie > B > The Bourne Legacy > Reviews

The Bourne Legacy Reviews

The Bourne Legacy

Overview


Genre :

Action, Drama

Release Date :

August 10, 2012

MPAA Rating :

PG-13

Director :

Tony Gilroy

Starring :

Jeremy Renner, Rachel Weisz, Edward Norton, Oscar Isaac, Joan Allen, Albert Finney, Stacy Keach, Scott Glenn, David Strathairn, Donna Murphy

REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Nothing's perfect, but it's worth seeing.    Readers  5 of 5 [Rate It]

3.5 of 5

“..this is one Bourne-again experience you can (mostly) believe in..”
by Glenn Kenny [MSN Movies]
“..the series' legacy is lessened by this capable but uninspired fourth episode..”
by Todd McCarthy [Hollywood Reporter]
2.5 of 4

“..it's all sound and fury signifying nothing except a desperate need to feed a franchise..”
by Peter Travers [Rolling Stone]
3 of 4

“..doesn't send adrenaline surging the way Ultimatum did, but it's still a tense, well-acted thrill ride..”
by Claudia Puig [USA Today]
Review rate : A-

“..Bourne's legacy is in good hands..”
by Lisa Schwarzbaum [Entertainment Weekly]
2.5 of 4

“..best thing that can be said about "The Bourne Legacy" is that Renner will survive it..”
by Ty Burr [Boston Globe]
Review rate : C

“..at least the stories they told were individually satisfying and whole..”
by William Goss [Film.com]
“..an overlong sequel that features too little action and an unnecessarily complicated plot..”
by Peter Debruge [Variety]
Review rate : C+

“..a disappointing sequel..”
by Emanuel Levy [EmanuelLevy.Com]
Reviewed by Manohla Dargis [New York Times]
Reviewed by Mark Jenkins [NPR]
Reviewed by Richard Corliss [TIME Magazine]

Reader's Reviews


Screen Name
Rate This Movie
Please Enter   
Comment
 
 
 
RSS
FB
Twitter

LATEST REVIEWS

A MOST WANTED MAN :

“..it's not a kind way for a memorable artist to say goodbye, but there's one thing you have to admit about Mr. Hoffman-he may have been many things, but boring was not one of them..”
by Rex Reed [New York Observer]

VERY GOOD GIRLS :

“..Very Good Girls is a film one wants to like but can't. It just doesn't work..”
by Chuck Wilson [Village Voice]

AND SO IT GOES :

“..for all of its 93 minutes, you never feel anything significant is at stake for anyone..”
by Scott Foundas [Variety]

MY MAN IS A LOSER :

“..that type of movie hottie who hangs with the guys, becomes a love interest for the secretly lonely bachelor..”
by Sara Stewart [New York Post]

HERCULES :

“..a picture that is easy to indulge in, and enjoy..”
by Stefan Pape [HeyUGuys]

COME BACK TO ME :

“..the film's clumsy script elicits groans, but it's the plot that infuriates..”
by Rob Staeger [Village Voice]

LUCY :

“.."Lucy" isn't really much of a thriller - it's virtually an anti-thriller, devoid of suspense or any real sense of danger due to the fact that its heroine is more or less invincible..”
by Justin Chang [Variety]

PERSECUTED :

“..terrible attempt at a political thriller for the religious right is aimed not at Christians in general but at a certain breed of them..”
by Neil Genzlinger [NY Times]

MAGIC IN THE MOONLIGHT :

“..as the stars roam those gardens and vistas in their jaunty flapper couture, the story feels shapeless, un-tailored, defiantly off the rack..”
by Alan Scherstuhl [Village Voice]

SEX TAPE :

“.."Sex Tape" doesn't seduce, it doesn't surprise and it certainly doesn't satisfy. It only leaves you feeling a little taken advantaged of..”
by Stephen Whitty [Newark Star-Ledger]