War is a drug. Nobody knows that better than Staff Sergeant James, head of an elite squad of soldiers tasked with disarming bombs in the heat of combat. To do this nerve-shredding job, it's not enough to be the best; you have thrive in a zone where the margin of error is zero, think as diabolically as bomb-maker, and somehow survive with your body and soul intact. Powefully realistic, action-packed, unrelenting and intense, the multi Oscar winning The Hurt Locker has been hailed by critics as "an adrenaline-soaked tour de force" (A.O. Scott, The New York Times) and "one of the great war movies" (Richard Corliss, Time).

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The Hurt Locker (2008)

R

War/Drama/Suspense/Thriller · 2h 11m · 7/31/2009

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War is a drug. Nobody knows that better than Staff Sergeant James, head of an elite squad of soldiers tasked with disarming bombs in the heat of combat. To do this nerve-shredding job, it's not enough to be the best; you have thrive in a zone where the margin of error is zero, think as diabolically as bomb-maker, and somehow survive with your body and soul intact. Powefully realistic, action-packed, unrelenting and intense, the multi Oscar winning The Hurt Locker has been hailed by critics as "an adrenaline-soaked tour de force" (A.O. Scott, The New York Times) and "one of the great war movies" (Richard Corliss, Time).

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Status

Released

Languages

English, Arabic

Country

United States

Production Companies

Voltage Pictures, Grosvenor Park Media, Film Capital Europe Funds (FCEF ), First Light Production, Kingsgate Films, Summit Entertainment

Budget

$15,000,000

Revenue

$49,230,772
Part Of
Cast
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David Morse

Colonel Reed
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Evangeline Lilly

Connie James
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Anas Wellman

Soldier at UN (as Anas 'Tipsy' Wellman)
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Omar Mario

Butcher
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Fleming Campbell

Soldier at Airfield
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Mark Behar

D.O.D Military Middle Eastern Language Translator (uncredited)
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Tommy Dallace

U.S. Sniper (uncredited)
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Jeffrey Feingold

Soldier (uncredited)
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Jerry Fortuna

Soldier (uncredited)
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David Gueriera

First Sergeant (uncredited)
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Joseph Martinus

Soldier (uncredited)
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Nibras Qassem

Nabil's Wife
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Barrie Rice

Contractor Chris
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Feisal Sadoun

Contractor Feisal
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Brian Geraghty

Specialist Owen Eldridge
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Christian Camargo

Colonel John Cambridge
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Suhail Dabbach

Black Suit Man (as Suhail Al-Dabbach)
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Christopher Sayegh

Beckham
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Nabil Koni

Professor Nabil
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Sam Spruell

Contractor Charlie
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Sam Redford

Contractor Jimmy
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Kate Mines

Soldier (uncredited)
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Yousef Shweihat

Insurgent Sniper (uncredited)
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Imad Dadudi

Iraqi Police Captain at UN (as Imad Daoudi)
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Erin Gann

Mortuary Affairs Officer
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Justin Campbell

Sergeant Carter
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Malcolm Barrett

Sergeant Foster
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Kristoffer Ryan Winters

Soldier at Intersection (as Kristoffer Winter)
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J.J. Kandel

Guard at Camp Liberty Market
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Ryan Tramont

Guard at Liberty Gate
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Hani Al Naimi

Iraqi Translator (as Michael Desante)
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Hasan Darwish

DVD Merchant
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Wasfi Amour

Insurgent in the Stairwell
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Ben Thomas

US Army Medic
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Nader Tarawneh

Insurgent Sniper
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Jeremy Renner

Staff Sergeant William James
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Guy Pearce

Sergeant Matt Thompson
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Anthony Mackie

Sergeant JT Sanborn
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Ralph Fiennes

Contractor Team Leader
Crew
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Kathryn Bigelow

Director
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Mark Boal

Writer
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Kathryn Bigelow

Producer
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Mark Boal

Producer
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Nicolas Chartier

Producer
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Tony Mark

Producer
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Greg Shapiro

Producer
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Barry Ackroyd

Cinematograpy
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Chris Innis

Editor
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Bob Murawski

Editor
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Marco Beltrami

Music
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Buck Sanders

Music
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Craig Stauffer

Sound
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Paul N. J. Ottosson

Sound
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Ray Beckett

Sound
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David Bryan

Art
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Karl Júlíusson

Art
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Disc Releases
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The Hurt Locker

(DVD, Keep Case (HD, Low))

1/12/2010

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The Hurt Locker

(Blu-ray, Keep Case (HD Slim, Low))

1/12/2010

$9.90 -$5.09 (34%)

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The Hurt Locker

(DVD)

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The Hurt Locker

(Blu-ray)

9/21/2012

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The Hurt Locker

(DVD)

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The Hurt Locker

(4K Ultra HD, SteelBook)

2/22/2022

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The Hurt Locker

(Blu-ray, SteelBook)

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