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Patriot's Day

Recently, I began my first real training at the AMC movie theaters. The motives of most people who apply for a job at any movie theatre is to obtain free passes to any movie(s) they desire. 489 more words

Horror meets heroism in riveting film 'Patriots Day'

By Tom Siebert

“Patriots Day” is a painful film to watch. And you can’t get through it with the assuring mantra “it’s only a movie.” Because it is not. 104 more words

Tom Siebert

(American) Hero Worship / "Patriots Day"

“Patriots Day” is at it’s best when it attempts to play against stereotypes; but the pull towards hero worship is too strong to resist. The film is partially dedicated to law enforcement, but it’s clear they are the main focus of this story. 826 more words


Movie Review: Patriots Day

I remember April 15, 2013, like it was yesterday. It was a beautiful day in Boston. The annual Boston Marathon and the Red Sox home-opener were about to take place. 359 more words


Review: Heart-Wrenching Patriots Day Dramatizes the Horror of the Boston Marathon Bombings

Whether or not you think it’s appropriate to dramatize, for a movie audience, the real-life horror of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings and the manhunt that followed, there’s no getting around it: Peter Berg’s… 872 more words

Album Review : Dropkick Murphys - 11 Short Stories of Pain & Glory

‘11 Short Stories of Pain & Glory’, is the ninth studio album from the six piece American Celtic punk band. Dropkick Murphys have been around since 1996 hailing from Massachusetts, with strong links to Boston, widely know for its high population of Irish immigrants, and damn proud of it! 416 more words

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Carjacking Victim Describes 'Horrifying' Night Depicted In ‘Patriots Day’

BOSTON (CBS) – One of the most gripping scenes in the new film about the Boston Marathon bombings and the following manhunt, is Danny Meng’s harrowing story of being carjacked by the Tsarnaev brothers. 449 more words