The Hurt Locker

STARZ | 9:00 pm

Director Kathryn Bigelow, a specialist in action dramas such as "Point Break," turns her attention to the Iraq War with this acclaimed story of a U.S. military unit assigned to defuse bombs. The film gives a realistic depiction of the endless tension the soldiers face in trying to determine the locations of such explosives, as well as the intentions of those they encounter. The excellent cast includes Jeremy Renner, Guy Pearce and Ralph Fiennes.