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The hurt locker [videorecording] / Summit Entertainment presents in association with Voltage Pictures, Grosvenor Park Media, LP. and F.C.E.F.SA., a Voltage Pictures/First Light/Kingsgate Films production ; a Kathryn Bigelow film ; produced by Kathryn Bigelow, Mark Boal, Nicolas Chartier, Greg Shapiro ; written by Mark Boal ; directed by Kathryn Bigelow.

Bigelow, Kathryn. (Added Author). Boal, Mark. (Added Author). Chartier, Nicolas. (Added Author). Shapiro, Greg. (Added Author). Renner, Jeremy. (Added Author). Mackie, Anthony, 1979- (Added Author). Geraghty, Brian. (Added Author). Lilly, Evangeline, 1979- (Added Author). Camargo, Christian, 1971- (Added Author). Fiennes, Ralph. (Added Author). Morse, David, 1953- (Added Author). Pearce, Guy, 1967- (Added Author). Ackroyd, Barry. (Added Author). Murawski, Bob. (Added Author). Innis, Chris. (Added Author). Beltrami, Marco. (Added Author). Sanders, Buck, 1971- (Added Author). Voltage Pictures (Firm) (Added Author). Grosvenor Park Media. (Added Author). F.C.E.F.S.A. (Firm) (Added Author). First Light (Firm) (Added Author). Kingsgate (Firm) (Added Author). Summit Entertainment. (Added Author). Jeremy Renner, Anthony Mackie, Brian Geraghty, Evangeline Lilly, Christian Camargo, Ralph Fiennes, David Morse, Guy Pearce. (Cast).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Upper Skagit Library.

Current holds

0 current holds with 3 total copies.

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Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (131 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [Santa Monica, Calif.] : Summit Entertainment, [2010]

Content descriptions

General Note:
DVD release of the 2008 motion picture.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Barry Ackroyd ; editors, Bob Murawski, Chris Innis ; music, Marco Beltrami, Buck Sanders.
Participant or Performer Note:
Jeremy Renner, Anthony Mackie, Brian Geraghty, Evangeline Lilly, Christian Camargo, Ralph Fiennes, David Morse, Guy Pearce.
Summary, etc.:
US Army Staff Sergeant Will James, Sergeant J.T. Sanborn and Specialist Owen Eldridge comprise the Bravo Company's bomb disposal unit stationed in Baghdad. James is the tech team leader. When he arrives on the scene, Bravo Company has thirty-nine days left on its current deployment, and it will be a long thirty-nine days for Sanborn and Eldridge whose styles do not mesh with their new leader. James' thrill of the dismantlement seems to be the ultimate goal regardless of the safety of his fellow team members, others on the scene or himself. On the other hand, Sanborn is by the books: he knows his place and duty and trusts others in the army to carry out theirs as well as he. Eldridge is an insecure soldier who is constantly worried that an error or misjudgment on his part will lead to the death of an innocent civilian or a military colleague. While the three members face their own internal issues, they have to be aware of any person at the bomb sites, some of who may be bombers themselves.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: R; for war violence and language.
System Details Note:
DVD ; widescreen presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1 (English and Spanish), 2.0 Dolby surround (English).
Language Note:
In English or dubbed Spanish, with English or Spanish subtitles ; closed-captioned.
Awards Note:
Director's Guild of America awards, 2010: Outstanding directorial achievement in motion pictures.
Subject: Bomb squads > Iraq > Baghdad > Drama.
Urban warfare > Iraq > Baghdad > Drama.
Military missions > Drama.
Fear > Drama.
Courage > Drama.
Bombas explosivas > Irak > Baghdad > Teatro.
Guerra de guerrillas > Irak > Baghdad > Teatro.
Misiones militares > Irak > Baghdad > Teatro.
Genre: Feature films.
War films.
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Action and adventure films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
DVD-Video discs.

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