Best Movies of Kathryn Bigelow

The Hurt Locker (2008)

Aggregate Rating: 190 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 94 | Earnings: $15.70M

During the Iraq War, a Sergeant recently assigned to an army bomb squad is put at odds with his squad mates due to his maverick way of handling his work.


Zero Dark Thirty (2012)

Aggregate Rating: 187 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 95 | Earnings: $95.72M

A chronicle of the decade-long hunt for al-Qaeda terrorist leader Osama bin Laden after the September 2001 attacks, and his death at the hands of the Navy S.E.A.L.s Team 6 in May 2011.


Detroit (2017)

Aggregate Rating: 157 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 77 | Earnings: $16.79M

Fact-based drama set during the 1967 Detroit riots in which a group of rogue police officers respond to a complaint with retribution rather than justice on their minds.


Point Break (1991)

Aggregate Rating: 143 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 58 | Earnings: $43.22M

An FBI agent goes undercover to catch a gang of surfers who may be bank robbers.


K-19: The Widowmaker (2002)

Aggregate Rating: 129 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 58 | Earnings: $35.17M

When Russia's first nuclear submarine malfunctions on its maiden voyage, the crew must race to save the ship and prevent a nuclear disaster.


The Weight of Water (2000)

Aggregate Rating: 105 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 45 | Earnings: $0.10M

A newspaper photographer, Jean, researches the lurid and sensational axe murder of two women in 1873 as an editorial tie-in with a brutal modern double murder. She discovers a cache of ...


Strange Days (1995)

Aggregate Rating: 77 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: $7.92M

A former cop turned street-hustler accidentally uncovers a conspiracy in Los Angeles in 1999.


Near Dark (1987)

Aggregate Rating: 75 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: $3.37M

A small-town farmer's son reluctantly joins a traveling group of vampires after he is turned by a beautiful drifter.


Blue Steel (1989)

Aggregate Rating: 58 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: $8.22M

A female rookie in the police force engages in a cat and mouse game with a pistol wielding psychopath who becomes obsessed with her.