The Bourne Supremacy (2004)
Director: Paul Greengrass
Writers: Robert Ludlum, Tony Gilroy
Actors: Matt Damon, Brian Cox, Joan Allen, Karl Urban, Franka Potente, Julia Stiles, Gabriel Mann, Marton Saw Kex / Tom Gallup / John Bedford Lloyd / Ethan Sandler / Michelle Monaghan / Karel Roden / Thomas Arana / Ossana Akinshina / Yevgeni Sitokhin / Tim Griffin / Sean Smith / Maxim Kovalewski / Patrick Crowley / Jon Colin Buckley / Shane Sheen Nutko / Claudio Maniscalco / Dirk Schoedon / Ivan Shevdorf / Denis Burgazlev / Nick Wilder / Victor Eiffel / Elena Cardona / Chris Cooper / . ..
Genre: Action / Thriller / Suspense
Region: USA / Germany
Languages: English / Russian / German / Italian
Release: 2004-11-14 (Mainland China) / 2004-07-15 (Los Angeles premiere) / 2004-07-23 (USA)
Series:  Bourne Shadow 2
Length: 108 minutes
Also known as: Pursuit 2: The Confidential Trap (Hong Kong) / Provenance: Suspicious Clouds (Taiwan) / Bourne’s Identity 2 / Supreme Bourne / Bourne’s Supremacy
Rating: IMDB 7.7 / Rotten Tomatoes 82%
After the bloodbath of the previous episode, Bourne (Matt Damon) and his girlfriend Mary (Franka Potente) are living in seclusion in a remote seaside town in India, trying to forget their past lives. One day, a killer from a mysterious organization came to the town and broke the tranquility of the world for the two of Bourne. His girlfriend Mary was shot dead on the way to escape.
In order to find out the truth, Bourne started to fight again. He found that the CIA where he used to work began to look for him again, and he was involved in an assassination activity. Bourne had no choice but to find someone who pretended to be himself in order to clear his innocence and avenge his girlfriend.
The Bourne Supremacy is a 2004 American action thriller film directed by Paul Greengrass and starring Matt Damon as Jason Bourne, a former CIA assassin who is forced to come out of hiding when he is framed for a murder in Berlin. The film is the second installment in the Bourne film series, and is based on Robert Ludlum’s novel of the same name.
The film received critical acclaim for its intense action sequences, suspenseful plot, and Damon’s performance as Bourne. It was also a commercial success, grossing over $288 million worldwide.
The Bourne Supremacy is notable for its use of handheld camera techniques and fast-paced editing, which have since become a signature of the Bourne franchise. The film also explores themes of government corruption and the dangers of unchecked power, which have resonated with audiences and critics alike.
Overall, The Bourne Supremacy remains a popular and influential entry in the action thriller genre, known for its exciting set pieces, intricate plot, and strong performances. The success of the film led to two more sequels, The Bourne Ultimatum (2007) and Jason Bourne (2016), as well as a spin-off film, The Bourne Legacy (2012).