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THE HURT LOCKER, FILM4, THURS­DAY 11.25PM

Bray People - - ENTERTAINMENT -

a 2008 Amer­i­can war film about an Iraq War Explosive Ord­nance Dis­posal team who are be­ing tar­geted by in­sur­gents with booby traps, re­mote con­trol det­o­na­tions and am­bushes. Di­rected by Kathryn Bigelow, it re­ceived crit­i­cal ac­claim and won six Acad­emy Awards, in­clud­ing Best Pic­ture.

The story un­folds after a staff sergeant is killed by an in­sur­gent trap and an ap­par­ently calm vet­eran is brought in to head the squad. His com­rades sus­pect that their new team leader is be­ing driven to take ter­ri­fy­ing risks.

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