Articles tagged kathryn bigelow

Kathryn Bigelow Sheds Fresh Light on the Tragedy of ‘Detroit’

Bigelow infuses that summer night in Detroit with the urgent viscerality of her overseas war films and the racial boldness of early-era Spike Lee.

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Kathryn Bigelow’s Intense ‘Detroit’ Finds a Glimmer of Hope Amidst the Hopelessness

This is no one's neighborhood. Detroit doesn’t help anyone to feel at home, least of all viewers.

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Kathryn Bigelow Confronts Horrific Chapter of US history in Searing ‘Detroit’

If Detroit feels even harder to watch in its jagged, you-are-there ferocity, it may be because its particular war zone feels so much closer to home.

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3 May 2011 // 4:51 AM

Hollywood has new options with Osama bin Laden’s death

LOS ANGELES — About three years ago, screenwriter Mark Boal was keen on a book called “Kill Bin Laden.” The memoir, purportedly written by a member

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9 Jul 2009 // 9:03 AM

A maverick female director explores men who dare death

PHILADELPHIA — Slim as lightning, Kathryn Bigelow makes movies charged with adrenaline and electricity, action thrillers like “Blue Steel” and “Point Break.” The 6-footer with the

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Early praise for ‘Hurt Locker’: Narrative on war in Iraq may be Oscar-worthy

CHICAGO — Opening Friday, the gripping war film “The Hurt Locker” is the first narrative feature to make full, unnerving dramatic sense of the war in

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18 Jul 2002 // 1:00 AM

K-19 (2002)

For all its efforts to offer other views, 'K-19' is an all too average U.S. war movie.

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U2's 'The Joshua Tree' Tour Reminds the Audience of their Politics

// Notes from the Road

"The Joshua Tree tour highlights U2's classic album with an epic and unforgettable new experience.

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