“the hurt locker” is an action-packed thriller of the first order, the most entertaining movie to be made to date about the iraq war director kathryn bigelow is more concerned with the. Combining intellectual and philosophical ambition with gut-wrenching, visceral action, the hurt locker is unquestionably one of the best films of 2009 it's also a great movie, period, full of excitement, action, graveyard comedy, and brilliant filmmaking technique. The hurt locker movie review: white knuckle warfare if you walk into a screening of kathryn bigelow’s the hurt locker with a set of fulsome fingernails, expect to leave with stubs. The hurt locker may be the first movie set against the backdrop of the iraq war with absolutely no political agenda the film doesn't care if the invasion and occupation are right or wrong or moral or immoral.
Reviews » movies » the hurt locker film: the hurt locker is one of the best war films made in a while, one that deserves to sit up there along with steven spielberg's saving private ryan and it is also a breath of fresh air up against most of the junk that's been released throughout 2009. The hurt locker is all about existing in an often repetitious moment superimposed titles count down the days left in james and his squad’s rotation, though there’s little sense of movement. Author and screenwriter says sorry for suggesting the hurt locker director only won oscars because she was 'a hot woman' published: 19 dec 2012 bret easton ellis apologises to kathryn bigelow for.
Critic reviews 94 metascore (35 reviews) richard corliss time a near-perfect movie about men in war, men at work through sturdy imagery and violent action, it says that even hell needs heroes the hurt locker might be the first iraq-set film to break through to a mass audience because it doesn't lead with the paralysis of the guilt. Neutral —after reading this review and renting the film on dvd, i have to say that “the hurt locker” is a good film the whole scenery of the film is dripping with realism the whole scenery of the film is dripping with realism. The hurt locker follows a us army bomb disposal squad in iraq during the summer of 2004 staff sergeant william james (jeremy renner), sergeant jt sanborn (anthony mackie) and specialist owen. Review of the hurt locker (2008) by liam c (492) on 24 jan 2015 the hurt locker is an example of a film that gets pretty much everything right, and like that review that is quoted on the poster says, it.
The hurt locker consists of a series of bomb threats that the team have to overcome these are all thrilling, tense what makes the film really shine, however, is its anti-war messages. The hurt locker is a 2008 american war thriller film directed by kathryn bigelow and written by mark boal released on june 26, 2009 it stars jeremy renner , anthony mackie , brian geraghty , christian camargo , ralph fiennes , david morse , and guy pearce. Washington times movie critic sonny bunch reviews the film the hurt locker. Hurt locker, the movie review 12000 / 6639 the rush of battle is often a potent and lethal addiction, for war is a drug. The hurt locker movie reviews and ratings - winnipeg movies rating of 356 out of 5 stars.
“the hurt locker,” 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. Read the hurt locker reviews from parents on common sense media parent reviews for the hurt locker common sense says violent, complex iraq war drama is rough, tough, thrilling this movie is the best war movie i've seen so far it has a perfect story line it shows whats really going on in the war in iraq watch but know kids 16 and. The hurt locker was shot documentary-style and the excellent cast gave a wonderful performance in this well-executed humanizing in-depth story of a bomb-squad in iraq this movie has got to be one of the finest war-based movie in recent history due to its realistic approach and stark brutally honest presentation of what our american soldiers. The hurt locker (2009) movie well after hearing some word that this movie was one of the best of 2009 i had to watch it for myself to see if the hype was true i have to say they were not lying this movie was great.
The hurt locker doesn't preach director kathryn bigelow, working from a strong script by embedded journalist mark boal, gets right down to business she takes us deep into an elite us. The hurt locker might be the first iraq-set film to break through to a mass audience because it doesn't lead with the paralysis of the guilt-ridden yank the horror is there, but under the rush read full review. A movie rated r for profanity often has more severe or frequent language than the pg-13 rating would permit an r-rated movie may have more blood, gore, drug use, nudity, or graphic sexuality than a pg-13 movie would admit.