The Hurt Locker

  • Little audience for 'Zero Dark Thirty' in Pakistan February 21, 2013

    Islamabad: Pakistan stars in 'Zero Dark Thirty', from early scenes at a detention site to the dramatic closing minutes as Navy SEALs assault the hideout of Osama Bin Laden. But the Academy Award nominated film about the hunt for the Al-Qaeda leader has sparked a controversy here about its portrayal of...
  • Kathryn Bigelow: 'Zero Dark Thirty' has no agenda January 17, 2013

    New Delhi: Kathryn Bigelow became the first woman to win Best Director in the history of the Academy Awards for 'The Hurt Locker' in 2010. Her latest film 'Zero Dark Thirty' has been nominated in five categories at this year's Oscars. Bigelow describes the philosophy behind 'ZD30' and the gender...
  • Oscars: 'Argo,' 'The Master' jockey for attention October 1, 2012

    Los Angeles: Hollywood is in its usual hazy head space when it comes to the Academy Awards race. The dilemma: Handicapping the players when so many of the potential front-runners have yet to show their game face. Films such as Ben Affleck's 'Argo' and Joaquin Phoenix and Philip Seymour Hoffman's 'The...
  • VHP stops Osama film shoot: Why harm business? March 3, 2012

    New Delhi: Kathryn Bigelow and her 'The Hurt Locker' could have been a big thing for Hollywood but self styled patrons of Indian traditions and morality don't seem to care much about the Oscar winning director. Bigelow chose Chandigarh as the location of her forthcoming film 'Zero Dark Thirty' or...
  • 'I hope Indians appreciate Hurt Locker' April 10, 2010

    Kathryn Bigelow, the only woman to win an Oscar for direction, hopes her film The Hurt Locker - on a US bomb disposal squad in Iraq - will make Indian audiences "understand that soldiers are acting as nation builders and peacemakers". "I am expecting that the Indian audience will appreciate our...
  • 'The Hurt Locker' to hit theatres in India April 10, 2010

    Take a look at the Hollywood movies releasing on Friday. The Hurt Locker The Oscar-sweeping war drama of 2010, The Hurt Locker follows an elite US Army bomb-diffusing squad posted in the Iraq War. Not just the six Oscars, the film which also won six BAFTAS, is Director Katheryn Bigelow's first...
  • 'The Hurt Locker' to release in India March 29, 2010

    Multivision Multimedia (India) Pvt Ltd presents a Voltage Pictures / First Light / Kingsgate Films production, winner of six Oscars, six BAFTA awards and another 66 wins and 46 nominations, The Hurt Locker casts Jeremy Renner (Dahmer, The Assassination of Jesse James), Anthony Mackie (Half Nelson, We Are Marshall) and...
  • The Hurt Locker bags six BAFTA Awards February 22, 2010

    Iraq war drama The Hurt Locker swept to success at the British Academy Film Awards (BAFTAs) on Sunday in London with director Kathryn Bigelow also winning the best director award. ...
  • Avatar shares nomination lead on BAFTA shortlist May 19, 2011

    London: Director James Cameron's 3D blockbuster fantasy film Avatar tied with British drama An Education and Iraq war movie The Hurt Locker with eight nominations each at the BAFTAs, Britain's main film awards. That trio was closely followed by extra-terrestrial film District 9 with seven nominations. Quentin Tarantino's Inglourious Basterds starring...