The Hurt Locker (2008)

R  |   |  Drama, History, Thriller


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During the Iraq War, a Sergeant recently assigned to an army bomb squad is put at odds with his squad mates due to his maverick way of handling his work.


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  • Jeremy Renner in The Hurt Locker (2008)
  • Jeremy Renner in The Hurt Locker (2008)
  • Jeremy Renner at an event for The Hurt Locker (2008)
  • Jeremy Renner in The Hurt Locker (2008)
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Cast & Crew

Top Billed Cast



Director:

Kathryn Bigelow

Writer:

Mark Boal

Did You Know?

Trivia

James Cameron said about ex-wife Kathryn Bigelow's film, "I think this could be the Platoon (1986) for the Iraq War." Subsequently, the film became the first modern-war film since Platoon to win Best Picture.


Quotes

Staff Sergeant William James: This box is full of stuff that almost killed me.


Goofs

All of the rifle optics throughout the film have no reticles or red-dots.


Crazy Credits

There are no opening credits, not even a title.

Storyline

Plot Summary


Synopsis (WARNING: Spoilers)


Genres

Drama | History | Thriller | War

Details

Release Date:

31 July 2009

Language

English, Arabic


Country of Origin

USA

Box Office

Budget:

$15,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

€48,188 (Italy) (10 October 2008)

Gross:

$17,017,811 (USA) (12 May 2015)

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