The Hurt Locker

28/08/2009
  |  Book Tickets: 28/08/2009
  |  Buy to Own: 28/08/2009
  |  Watch Now: 03/12/2009
  |  124 min
Rated 15 by the BBFC

Synopsis

Tense and gritty war film from director Kathryn Bigelow, following the lives of an army bomb disposal squad in war-torn Iraq. Having to look death in the face daily, the soldiers of an elite ordnance disposal team struggle to accept their new sergeant, William James (Jeremy Renner), when he risks their lives with his reckless behavior. With the men trying to come to terms with their new leader, their patrols become increasingly hazardous, as a sudden escalation in the violence leads them to confront the most dangerous assignment of their tour. After winning six awards at the 2010 BAFTAs, the film went on to win another six at the Oscars, including Best Film, Best Director and Best Original Screenplay.

Contains strong language and gory images
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