Kathryn Bigelow

  • 'Zero Dark Thirty': Biggest manhunt story ever 19-12-2012 07:15 PM

    New Delhi: After the Oscar-winning 'The Hurt Locker' on the Iraq war, Kathryn Bigelow now brings one of the world's greatest manhuts in 'Zero Dark Thirty', key sequences of which have beeen shot in India. Though the director admits it is a sensitive topic as it involves Al Qaeda leader...
  • Zero Dark Thirty: Laden movie mired in controversy 18-12-2012 11:33 AM

    New York: Oscar-winning director Kathryn Bigelow could have made a testosterone-fueled shoot-'em-up Hollywood version of the capture and killing of Osama bin Laden. Instead, she and screenwriter Mark Boal turned 'Zero Dark Thirty' into a more complex look at the decade-long hunt for the al Qaeda leader, including a frank...
  • 'Zero Dark Thirty' soon to be released in India 06-12-2012 05:24 PM

    Mumbai: Academy Award winner Kathryn Bigelow's 'Zero Dark Thirty', chronicling the manhunt for Osama Bin Laden, is all set to hit Indian theatres on January 11 next year. The film is being brought to Indian screens by PVR Pictures, the distribution arm of PVR Group. Bigelow, who became the first...
  • Kathryn Bigelow talks about her movie 'Zero Dark Thirty' 05-12-2012 11:57 PM

    The film reconstructs the hunt for Osama bin Laden largely through the eyes of a young female CIA officer, played by Jessica Chastain, who helps find him through a long-forgotten courier. ...
  • 'Zero Dark Thirty' based on first-hand accounts 27-11-2012 10:24 AM

    Los Angeles: The makers of a Hollywood movie about the U.S. operation to kill Osama bin Laden denied asking for classified material for their film, but say they did conduct interviews with a CIA officer and others at the heart of the decade-long hunt for the al Qaeda leader. "It...
  • Bin Laden raid film opens in US, viewed by millions 06-11-2012 01:59 PM

    New Delhi: Just in nick of the time for US Presidential elections, the first film on US commando raid that killed Al-Qaeda leader Osama Bin Laden in May 2011 was premiered on the US cable channel. Titled SEAL Team Six: The Raid on Osama bin Laden, the 90 minute film...
  • Bigelow given confidential access for Osama film 11-08-2011 02:48 PM

    Washington: Famed Hollywood filmmaker Kathryn Bigelow has been given confidential access by the Obama Administration to make a film on the sensational raid that killed Osama bin Laden, prompting a US lawmaker to question the reported move jeopardising national security. Drawing attention of the administration to a media report that...
  • Osama's death may impact Bigelow's film 02-05-2011 09:51 PM

    London: Director Kathryn Bigelow and her screenwriter collaborator Mark Boal have been working on an action thriller based on Osama bin Laden's life titled "Kill Bin Laden", but the death of the Al Qaeda founder might affect the project in several ways. Bigelow and Boal's 2009 movie The Hurt Locker...
  • Tom Hanks may star in Bigelow's 'Sleeping Dogs' 07-10-2010 12:27 PM

    London: Veteran actor Tom Hanks is in talks to star in Oscar winning filmmaker Kathryn Bigelow's new film Sleeping Dogs. This will be her first directorial venture since she won the Oscar for The Hurt Locker. She has once again teamed up with writer Mark Boal for the project. Hanks...