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July 30, 2009

Ebert: Modesto actor on Oscar 'short list' for 'The Hurt Locker'

When it's 125 degrees in the blazing Jordanian desert with no shade in sight and a 100-pound suit on your back, acting is possibly the last thing on your mind. Still, it was in those conditions that Modesto native Jeremy Renner, cast and crew filmed the critically acclaimed new Iraq War drama, "The Hurt Locker."

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