Action Blockbuster Starring Matt Damon is Reborn On All-New Must-Own DVD THE BOURNE IDENTITY EXPLOSIVE EXTENDED EDITION Blasts Onto DVD July 13th, 2004 From Universal Studios Home Video DVD Bonus Features Include a Never-Before-Seen Beginning and Complete New Ending Plus A Free Movie Ticket to See the Highly Anticipated Sequel: The Bourne Supremacy Universal City, CA, June 21, 2004- Offering viewers a totally new way to experience the heart-pounding action and suspense that made The Bourne Identity a box-office smash, The Bourne Identity Explosive Extended Edition DVD lands in stores July 13th, 2004. The DVD is loaded with all-new, adrenaline-pumping bonus features including a never-before-seen opening sequence and a complete alternate ending. *Plus, purchasers of the DVD will get a free movie ticket to see The Bourne Supremacy when it debuts in the theatres July 23rd, 2004. Starring Academy Award(r)-Winners Matt Damon (Good Will Hunting, Dogma) and Chris Cooper (Adaptation, The Patriot) along with Franka Potente (Blow), Julia Stiles (Mona Lisa Smile, Save the Last Dance) and Emmy(r)-winner Brian Cox (Frasier), The Bourne Identity Explosive Extended Edition DVD is full of action-packed entertainment that will blow you away! The DVD is priced at $29.98 (SRP, no MAP). Unforgettable New Features Amp Up the Excitement! The Bourne Identity Explosive Extended Edition's all-new action-packed bonus features include: * A New Identity: Never-before-seen opening sequence and complete alternate ending add a new layer of intrigue and prepare viewers for the upcoming sequel, The Bourne Supremacy. This feature includes an introduction by producer Frank Marshall and screenwriter Tony Gilroy. * From Identity to Supremacy - Matt and Franka: Exclusive interviews with Matt Damon and Franka Potente explore making The Bourne Identity - and build a bridge to the spectacular upcoming sequel, The Bourne Supremacy. * Declassified Information: Deleted scenes. * The Bourne Mastermind: A fascinating look at the late Robert Ludlum, the actor-turned-best-selling novelist who created the "Bourne" trilogy. * Access Granted: An interview with screenwriter Tony Gilroy on the challenges of adapting Ludlum's 500-page book for the screen. * The Bourne Diagnostic: Insights into the causes and effects of Jason Bourne's struggle with amnesia from a UCLA psychologist. * Cloak and Dagger: CIA liaison officer Chase Brandon delivers a detailed, real-world analysis of the making of a super-spy. * Inside a Fight Sequence: Join Matt Damon on the set as he and the film's Stunt Choreographer map out the explosive action-packed U.S. Embassy fight sequence. * The Speed of Sound: Join the sound designers from The Bourne Identity and learn what it took to create the audio portion of the film's heart-stopping car-chase sequence. Then try your hand at sound mixing with this unique interactive feature. Synopsis Waking up with two bullets in his back, Jason Bourne (Matt Damon) discovers he has the skills of a killer and no memory of his violent past. *With the help of Marie (Franka Potente), a nomadic stranger, he uncovers the deadly truth: he's an elite government assassin, a $30 million weapon the government no longer trusts. His former bosses, a smooth politician (Brian Cox) and a jaded bureaucrat (Chris Cooper), are determined to erase all traces of their trained operative. Relying on Jason's intelligence training, he and Marie run for their lives as two agents (Julia Stiles and Clive Owen) close in for the kill in this super-charged, thrill-a-minute spectacular. CAST &*FILMMAKERS Director: Doug Liman* * * * Writer: Robert Ludlum (novel) Screenwriter: Tony Gilroy, William Blake Herron Producers: Patrick Crowley, Richard N. Gladstein, Doug Liman Associate Producers: David Minkowski, Matthew Stillman Co-Producer: Andrew Tennenbaum Executive Producers: Robert Ludlum, Frank Marshall Production Designer: Dan Weil Cinematographers: Don Burgess, Dan Mindel, Oliver Wood Editor: Saar Klein Cast: Matt Damon, Franka Potente, Chris Cooper, Clive Owen, Brian Cox, Julia Stiles TECHNICAL INFORMATION DVD Street Date: July 13, 2004 Order Close: June 8, 2004 Rating: PG-13 (for violence and some language) Suggested Retail Price: $29.98 DVD Selection Number: 25457 (Widescreen) 25458 (Full Frame) Running Time: 1 hour 59 minutes Number of Layers: Dual Aspect Ratio: 2.35:1 Widescreen; 1.33:1 Full Frame Bonus Material: A New Identity; The Bourne Mastermind; Access Granted; From Identity to Supremacy - Matt and Franka; The Bourne Diagnostic; Cloak and Dagger; Inside a Fight Sequence; The Speed of Sound; and Declassified Information: Deleted scenes.