Posts Tagged ‘kathryn bigelow’
A tense, well-made drama that is less an exploration of the pivotal role of the 1967 Detroit riot than the human tragedy behind a tiny part of it.
One of 2012's greatest films is one of 2013's bigger Blu-ray disappointments thus far, at least as comprehensive special features are concerned.
Christopher Lloyd of The Film Yap and Richard Propes of The Independent Critic discuss the surprises and snubs that marked this year's Oscar nominations.
A procedural that's not dry or dispassionate. A subtle, nuanced character study. A throat-clenching action film. Kathryn Bigelow's latest is one of 2012's best.
French actor. British spies. U.S. presidents. German dentist. Alaskan wolves. Indonesian thugs. Japanese chefs. Bengal tigers. It's Nick's best & worst of 2012.
"The Hurt Locker" — the Zeroes' best fictional film about the real war — continues Nick Rogers' look back at the 365 best films of 2000-2009.
"The Hurt Locker" is a tough, unsparing and brutally honest portrait of the war in Iraq.