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Film Trailer | Zero Dark Thirty

Oscar-winning director Kathryn Bigelow returns to the deserts of the Middle East in Zero Dark Thirty (2012), her first film since 2008’s Best Picture winner The Hurt Locker, which now has its first trailer. The fact that the film used to be entitled Kill Bin Laden should leave you in no doubt as to its content. Zero Dark Thirty will chronicle the ten-year manhunt for Osama Bin Laden, right up to the attack on a Pakistani compound by Navy Seals which resulted in the Al Qaeda leader’s death on 2 May, 2011.

Watch the trailer for Zero Dark Thirty at CineVue here.

Film Features | A Star is Bourne: The Rise of Jeremy Renner

Jeremy Renner has been acting for a long time, but many – myself included – have only really started to take notice of him in the past few years.

It’s not as if he hadn’t starred in big budget movies up till now; he had played secondary characters proficiently in S.W.A.T. and 28 Days Later. Butsince his breakthrough in 2008 the 41 year old has rapidly ascended the acting ranks with his portrayals of focussed characters, and he is fast solidifying himself as a bona-fide action star.

With the upcoming release of The Bourne Legacy next month, here’s a look at some of his best roles to date.

Read the rest of this article on Hey U Guys here.