Bourne Ultimatum to Film in New York


The Downtown Express reports that Universal Pictures will shoot Matt Damon threequel The Bourne Ultimatum next month in New York:

Lauri Pitkus, a Universal project director, said that the movie will take over parts of South and Dover Sts. and Peck Slip to film a car chase scene from March 17-18, St. Patrick’s Day weekend. The film crew will be on location from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. both days, Pitkus said, and will set up the night before.

The car chase will start at the corner of Market and South Sts. and end near the Department of Transportation lot underneath the Brooklyn Bridge at the corner of Dover and South Sts., Pitkus said.

The third installment, directed by Paul Greengrass, is scheduled for an August 3 release.