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Trailer Watch: ‘Bourne Legacy’ Plot Thickens with Renner as Aaron Cross

Trailer Watch: 'Bourne Legacy' Plot Thickens with Renner as Aaron Cross

You hear Jason Bourne's name a lot in the new trailer for "The Bourne Legacy," but make no mistake, "Bourne" was just the beginning and Aaron Cross — our man Jeremy Renner — is also an emotionally unavailable badass assassin. Rachel Weisz, David Strathairn, Oscaar Isaac, Edward Norton, Joan Allen, Albert Finney and Corey Stoll join Renner in the franchise continuation, with writer director Tony Gilroy at the helm. And, notes ThePlaylist, there's a clever twist to tie Cross and Bourne – "'Legacy' is much more than just a simple sequel — it appears to be running in a parallel overlap from the events of 'Ultimatum.'" Universal opens the film August 3.

Here's a slice of the Matt Damon-Tony Gilroy Bourne drama.

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