From left: Zach Galifianakis, Will Ferrell, Jeremy Renner, Rachel Weisz, Chris Rock. (Photos: Fame FlyNet | Pacific Coast News | Getty Images | Bauer Griffin)The Bourne LegacyDirected by Tony GilroyStarring: Jeremy Renner, Rachel Weisz, Edward NortonA taut, razor-sharp action flick, much like the others in the series. The Bourne Legacy is a reboot of the franchise as Jeremy Renner takes over as a new super agent on the run. He and Rachel Weisz make a compelling onscreen pair who recall the...Read Full Story
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The Bottom Line
Should you see it?
It's very much like the previous films, but it works. Jeremy Renner is a force and his chemistry with Rachel Weisz leads the film.
Overly complicated but viscerally thrilling, The Bourne Legacy is another semi-boilerplate additon to the Bourne series. The title is a misnomer since it's a parallel film, taking place during the events of the others. Matt Damon is gone, but fans of the series won't be disappointed...Read Full Story
(Getty Images)Trailer of the WeekThe Bourne LegacyFeaturing an Inception-like score and a very beat up Jeremy Renner, The Bourne Legacy's first trailer premiered this past week. Legacy should be an interesting film. The writer/director Tony Gilroy decided to replace Jason Bourne with Aaron Cross (Renner), which is not how The Bourne Legacy novel was written. Gilroy did keep Bourne in the title, however. No doubt a way to continue the run of success of the franchise. Either way, the movie...Read Full Story
The fourth installment of The Bourne Legacy has been kept in secrecy and plot details are fully undisclosed at this point, but one nugget of info: Jeremy Renner has been offered the lead in the Universal franchise. Renner apparently has beat out other big hitters Shia LaBeouf, James McAvoy, Luke Evans and Joel Edgerton for the spot. No word yet if Matt Damon will be a part of the next installment. Well done! You can catch Renner in December's Mission: Impossible-Ghost Protocol.See more Jeremy...Read Full Story
(Getty Images)Jeremy Renner made realistic battlefield drama so believable it was nerve-wracking and uncomfortable in The Hurt Locker, and now he'll have a chance to bring that on-screen credibility to a franchise that openly admits its plots are "Impossible."
The Oscar-nominated actor has signed on to star alongside Tom Cruise in Mission: Impossible IV. The role could solidify Renner's A-List status after appearing alongside Ben Affleck in The Town next month and playing Hawkeye in...Read Full Story
To those that think Hollywood is all glitz and glamor, Jeremy Renner would like to tell you otherwise. He says he had to brush his teeth in Starbucks before the Oscars.The 39-year-old star was nominated for a Best Actor Academy Award for his role in The Hurt Locker at this year’s ceremony but admits he wasn’t prepared for any of the glamorous events around that time because he was in the middle of reconstructing a house.Speaking about the awards season, Jeremy -- who runs a property...Read Full Story