Tag Archives: The Hurt Locker

Blu-ray of the Day: The Hurt Locker

Cast: Jeremy Renner, Anthony Mackie, Brian Geraghty, Ralph Fiennes, Guy Pearce, David Morse. Director: Kathryn Bigelow. Screenplay: Mark Boal. Score: Marco Beltrami, Buck Sanders. Cinematography: Barry Ackroyd. The winner of six Oscars, including best picture and director, dramatises the hair-trigger tensions within a US Army bomb disposal squad in Iraq when an adrenalin junkie reports […]

Read more

New to Blu: July 28-August 3

After waiting months for the post-Oscars theatrical release of The Hurt Locker, New Zealand fans of this year’s best picture-winner now have to make do with a Blu-ray that’s second-best. The Region B version Roadshow Entertainment is releasing on Wednesday lacks the Region A audio commentary by Oscar-winning director Kathryn Bigelow and producer Mark Boal […]

Read more
New to Blu: July Highlights

New to Blu: July Highlights

The Iraq War thrillers, The Hurt Locker and Green Zone, rank high among July’s Blu-ray must-sees. The Hurt Locker, which goes on sale on July 28, blitzed this year’s Oscars — it won six, including best picture — while Green Zone, which reunites Bourne identities Matt Damon and director Paul Greengrass, comes out a week […]

Read more