Glenn Plummer

Reviews

Gifted (2017)
The Salton Sea (2002)
Showgirls (1995)
South Central (1992)

Blog Posts

Far Flungers

Kathryn Bigelow's uncanny "Strange Days," by Michael Mirasol of the Philippines

2009 was a great year for Kathryn Bigelow. After a 7-year hiatus from filming K-19: The Widowmaker, she returned to direct The Hurt Locker, a suspense and war film set in Iraq that has deservedly been recognized by critics and award bodies alike, and is expected to be one of the primary contenders for the Academy Awards. Bigelow is known for her superb work in the action genre, which is rarity among female directors. Her skill in filming tension and violence is as good as any of today's directors.

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