Articles tagged kathryn bigelow

3 May 2011 // 3:51 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 // 8:03 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 // 12:00 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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Is Black Widow Still a Hero? Dissecting the Misogynistic Outrage Against the Avengers

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"Black Widow may very well be the pinnacle of the modern action heroine, so why is there so much backlash about her role in the new Avengers film?

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