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THE HURT LOCKER (2008)

THE HURT LOCKER <span>(2008)</span> artwork

THE HURT LOCKER (2008)

Type Feature

Approx. Running minutes 128

Release dates 28/08/2009

BBFCInsight Contains strong language and gory images

Genre(s) War, Drama, Action

Director(s) Kathryn Bigelow

Cast includes Jeremy Renner, Anthony Mackie, Brian Geraghty, Guy Pearce, Ralph Fiennes, David Morse, Evangeline Lilly, Christian Camargo, Suhail Aldabbach, Christopher Sayegh, Nabil Koni, Sam Spruell, Sam Redford, Feisal Sadoun, Barrie Rice

Cut All known versions of this work passed uncut.

BBFCinsight publication date 18/08/2009

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

THE HURT LOCKER is a war drama, set in Iraq, and which concerns the relationship between three men who work together on a bomb disposal team.

Language

There are multiple uses of strong language ('f**k'), and discriminatory terms ('nigger')..

Injury detail

In one scene, a member of the bomb disposal team re-opens the torso of a dead boy and removes the explosives that have turned the corpse into a weapon.

The film also contains moderate sex references.

Details

Title
THE HURT LOCKER
Also known as
THE HURT LOCKER - FEATURE AUDIO COMMENTARY
Year
2008
Formats
DVD, Cinema
Distributor(s)
Lions Gate Home Entertainment UK Ltd,Optimum Releasing
Classified date(s)
20/12/2011
Main language
English
Other languages
Arabic
BBFC reference
AZF260585

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