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'The Bourne Legacy': A new super-spy nabs mixed reviews

'The Bourne Legacy': A new super-spy nabs mixed reviews

Over the years, Hollywood has come up with a number of ways to continue and revive lucrative movie franchises. The James Bond films, for example, have swapped in new actors to play the lead role, while wholesale reboots like"Batman Begins"and"The Amazing Spider-Man"have started over from Square One.

"The Bourne Legacy,"the fourth film in the popular spy series, takes yet another approach, spinning off a parallel story that features a different protagonist (agent Aaron Cross, played by Jeremy Renner) but takes place in the same universe as the previous films.

Directed and co-written by Tony Gilroy, and absent "Bourne" anchor Matt Damon,...

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