Movie Recommendations : #14

The Hurt Locker(2009)

Director:Kathryn Bigelow

Starring:Jeremy Renner,Anthony Mackie,Brian Geraghty,Ralph Fiennes,Guy Pearce.

The Hurt Locker is a war film which follows a bomb-disposal unit deployed in insurgency-hit post-war Iraq, led by the maverick,reckless Sergeant William James(Jeremy Renner).

The film delves into the harsh ground reality of the Iraq War through spellbinding and exhilarating scenes, and lays bare the impact it had on the soldiers for whom every day was a waking nightmare.

The film received wide acclaim and won the Academy Award for Best Picture,Best Director,Best Original Screenplay and Best Editing and Best Sound Mixing.

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