Staff Sgt. William James (Jeremy Renner), Sgt. J.T. Sanborn (Anthony Mackie) and Specialist Owen Eldridge (Brian Geraghty) are members of a bomb-disposal unit in Baghdad. As their tour of duty enters its final weeks, the men face a set of increasingly hazardous situations, any of which could end their lives in an explosive instant.
Director: Kathryn Bigelow Listen Here: The Hurt Locker, 2009
With awards season in full-swing, I figured I would start my “Movie Week” with a movie I should have reviewed three months ago – in other words, when I actually saw the damn thing, haha. But in the three months since, my opinion of it still has not changed a bit. So here it is, the Ben Affleck-directed (and starring) The Town.