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About The Hurt Locker

The Hurt Locker is a 2009 movie based on the Iraq war.

The movie won multiple awards at the 82nd Annual Academy Awards. The movie is adjudged the Best Picture at the Oscars. Mark Boal won in the Writing (Original Screenplay) category, Paul N.J. Ottosson in Sound Editing category, Paul N.J. Ottosson and Ray Beckett in Sound Mixing category, Bob Murawski and Chris Innis in the Film Editing category and Kathryn Bigelow in the Directing category.

Jeff Bridges was nominated at the 82nd Annual Academy Awards in the Actor in a Leading Role category, Kathryn Bigelow, Mark Boal, Nicolas Chartier and Greg Shapiro are nominees for the film under the Best Picture category.

The movie won six BAFTAs Awards.

The movie also won a nomination at the Golden Globe Award.

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