"Bourne is back!" In a joyous tweet by producer Frank Marshall, fans were given their very first look at Matt Damon on the set of the upcoming fifth installment of the Bourne franchise. Damon returns as Jason Bourne in the film, which began principal photography today, and reunites with Paul Greengrass to tell the ongoing story of the modern icon.
Check out Marshall's tweet below:
Few details are known about the film, but it's expected to continue in the aftermath of the original Bourne trilogy, which stood as a cultural critique of the war on terror. According to Damon himself, the film will explore the secrets of a post-Snowden world, making for an interesting look at our modern cultural and governmental construction.
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