July 3, 2022

Episode 2: The Bourne Identity

Our second episode, in which we discuss the 2002 film The Bourne Identity starring Matt Damon and Franka Potente. We arrived at this film from last weeks Adaptation through actor Brian Cox.

Season 1, Episode 2

THE Leap

How did we leap here?

Actor: Brian Cox

From: Adaptation

Chosen by:
Actor (Mike)
Film (Scott)

Brian Cox played real life screenwriting educator Robert McKee in Adaptation, stealing every scene he was in. In The Bourne Identity he plays a completely different role, CIA deputy director. 

Where are we leaping to?

Actor: Matt Damon

To: The Martian

Chosen by:
Actor (Glenn)
Film (Mike)

Matt Damon stars as Jason Bourne in the Bourne series, but when we leap to The Martain we find him playing geeky botanist Mark Watney, which earnt him an Oscar nomination and a Golden Globe award.

Scott

Mike

Glenn

Final Score

Season One Rankings

Scott

Mike

Glenn

Final Score

Season One Rankings

Rankings for Season One (so far)

  • The Bourne Identity – 18.5 / 30
  • Adaptation 18/30