The Moviegoer: Bourne of Green Pills and Blue Pills

Each week in┬áThe Moviegoer, Nick Olson examines new and upcoming films.There's a flashback scene in the middle of The Bourne Legacy (Dir. Tony Gilroy) which is representative of the theme that drives this fairly acclaimed action thriller franchise. After unintentionally sacrificing innocent lives in battle, Operation Outcome agent Aaron Cross (Jeremy Renner, replacing Matt Damon as the franchise's poster-boy) confronts his then-Colonel Eric Byer (played with callous verve by Edward Norton) … [Read more...]