THE BOURNE SUPREMACY and the Art of the Sequel (II)

Join Sam and Rob for a discussion of the next Bourne instalment: Paul Greengrass’s 2004 movie. We spend a while thinking about film technology (colour, tone, and use of cameras), before we think more about what makes a franchise, and end with some ideas about why this JB is the interestingly human face of black-ops spying.

This Week’s Watching
THE BFG (2016): Steven Spielberg, Mark Rylance, Ruby Barnhill
EDDIE THE EAGLE (2016): Dexter Fletcher, Taron Egerton, Hugh Jackman
DOPE (2015): Rick Famuyiwa, Shameik Moore, Tony Revolori

Recommendations
THE ADJUSTMENT BUREAU (2011): George Nolfi, Matt Damon, Emily Blunt
CAPTAIN PHILLIPS (2013): Paul Greengrass, Tom Hanks, Barkhad Abdi
PROOF OF LIFE (2000): Taylor Hackford, Meg Ryan, Russell Crowe
PLEASANTVILLE (1998): Gary Ross, Tobey Maguire, Jeff Daniels

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