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Ines Sainz, a sports reporter with Mexico’s TV Azteca, is making the media rounds Stateside this week in the wake of a brewing controversy over some inappropriate comments she says she received while conducting interviews in the New York Jets locker room last Saturday afternoon.Sainz, who represented Mexico in the Miss Universe Contest once upon […] Continue reading Ines Sainz — Sports Reporter Harassed In Jets’ Locker Room — Makes Media Rounds

Kathryn Bigelow, the only woman to win an Oscar for direction, hopes her film “The Hurt Locker” – on a US bomb disposal squad in Iraq – will make Indian audiences “understand that soldiers are acting as nation builders and peacemakers”.
“I am expecting that the Indian audience will appreciate our work too. I want them […] Continue reading I hope Indians appreciate ‘Hurt Locker’: Kathryn Bigelow

Film: “The Hurt Locker”; Cast: Jeremy Renner, Anthony Mackie, Brian Geraghty; Director: Kathryn Bigelow; Rating: ***
Let’s begin with the obvious. “The Hurt Locker” (THL) is a decent, racy thriller with a steady, engrossing pace and camera work reminiscent of the “Bourne” series. The film’s fault, however, is that it was handpicked and overhyped.
At the face […] Continue reading ‘The Hurt Locker’ – overhyped and dangerous

`The Hurt Locker’ wins six awards, including best picture, at predictable Oscars On a night when so many changes were intended to shake up the Oscar ceremony, the winners themselves were pretty predictable, with “The Hurt Locker” taking six awards including best picture. “Hurt Locker” director Kathryn Bigelow won the top directing honor for her intimate Iraq war drama, making … Continue reading Front-runners rule at predictable Oscars

“Hurt Locker” sweeps Oscars and makes history

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – “The Hurt Locker” director Kathryn Bigelow battled her way into Oscar history books on Sunday, topping her movie’s best film honor with her own Academy Award for directing to become the first woman ever to earn that distinction. The low-budget film, which has earned $20 million at box offices, picked up six awards in all and … Continue reading "Hurt Locker" sweeps Oscars and makes history