Iraq. Forced to play a dangerous game of cat-and-mouse in the chaos of war, an elite Army bomb squad unit must come together in a city where everyone is a potential enemy and every object could be a deadly bomb.
Kathryn Bigelow's Osama bin Laden manhunt thriller "Zero Dark Thirty" hits theaters Wednesday, and when it comes to the box office, this isn't going to be "Hurt Locker."
That was Bigelow's last film, a gritty Iraq war drama that upset "Avatar" for Osc more
Well, color us blue and call us a Thanator. The nominations for the 82nd Academy Awards have just been announced in LA and, while James Cameron's Avatar - the biggest film of all time - bagged nine nominations in total, it hasn't had it all its own way. C more
We can now confirm that Kathryn Bigelow's The Hurt Locker (2008) will be shown at this year's Empire and BFI Movie-Con II. The film will screen on the Sunday night (August 16) at 20.45, and trust us, you're going to want to see this. The Hurt Locker follo more
What to catch now, ranked from most to least likely you'll want to form an opinion about each before March 7 The Hurt Locker With wins from Directors Guild, Producers Guild, and countless critics groups, The Hurt Locker is now officially the movie to beat more
A producer of The Hurt Locker has apologized for sending e-mails urging Academy Award voters to cast a ballot for his film rather than "a $500 million film" - meaning the other leading best-picture contender, Avatar. The e-mails sent by Nicolas Chartier, more
The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences banned Hurt Locker producer Nicholas Chartier from attending Sunday's ceremony because he violated Academy campaigning standards with an e-mail urging voters to support his film over Avatar, the Academy ann more
The Hurt Locker led the way at the 82nd Academy Awards, taking home six awards, including best picture and a historic best director honor for Kathryn Bigelow. Bigelow - who defeated ex-husband James Cameron (Avatar) for the award - is the first woman to w more
One of the most predictable Academy Awards in years took a film-worthy twist as Kathryn Bigelow and The Hurt Locker beat out the closest thing the movies have to a Goliath - a film that just happened to be made by Bigelow's ex-husband. In doing so, Bigelo more
The Hurt Locker (2008) , directed by Kathryn Bigelow from a script by Mark Boal, is the best nondocumentary American feature made yet about the war in Iraq. This may sound like faint praise and also like a commercial death sentence, since movies about tha more
Perhaps it's too early to be talking about Oscars but, at this point, Kathryn Bigelow's The Hurt Locker absolutely belongs in the mix. There's more tension in this gripping tale than in the waistband of Oprah's skinny jeans, which is pretty freakin' tense more