Film Reviews for Sophisticated Cinephiles
A movie review podcast hosted by Hollywood critics, Les Roberts and Ann Elder. Each episode contains an in depth analysis of a chosen film. Les and Ann's Hollywood experience gives them the insight to discuss plot, script, casting, and whatever else you might want to know!
"The Hurt Locker"
Review Summary: Les thinks "The Hurt Locker" is a powerful film that honors the bond between soldiers. Ann loved this film because it "sets aside politics and shows how soldiers will take care of one another."
Plot: Forced to play a dangerous game of cat-and-mouse in the chaos of war, an elite Army bomb squad unit must come together to survive. Runtime 131 minutes.
Director: Kathryn Bigelow
Writer: Mark Boal