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Certificate 12A
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Rachel Weisz
Edward Norton
Oscar Isaac
Stacy Keach
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Tony Gilroy
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Running Time
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Plot
As Jason Bourne closes in on his identity in New York, an even shadier division of the US Secret Service decides to tidy up loose ends. However, experimental super-agent Aaron Cross (Renner) isn’t so willing to be trashed.


Verdict
As earnestly as they have tried to continue the formerly excellent spy series, everything Gilroy and crew concoct only serves to mock the excellence and passion with which Greengrass delivered his films.


Reviewed by Ian Nathan

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