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'Patriots Day' a Solid, Respectful Thriller with a Few Stumbles

This, “Lone Survivor,” “Deepwater Horizon”… guess Peter Berg and Mark Wahlberg are just going to spend the rest of their careers making films about recent tragedies. 513 more words


'Patriots Day' - A Powerful or Misguided Presentation of a Horrific Event?

In the new film ‘Patriots Day,’ filmmaker Peter Berg subjects the audience to terrifying sequences of events that unfolded in April of 2013, the infamous Boston Marathon Bombing and its’ aftermath as authorities worked tirelessly to track down its’ perpetrators.  421 more words

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Patriots Day

Starring: Mark Wahlberg, John Goodman, Kevin Bacon, Michelle Monaghan, JK Simmons, Rachel Brosnahan, Jake Picking, Lana Condor, Melissa Benoist, Alex Wolff, Michael Beach, Khandi Alexander… 369 more words

Movie Review

Patriots Day strikes the right blow for heroes rising from the terror

The heroes rose immediately from amid the victims that horrible sunny April morning at the finish line of the Boston Marathon, and Patriots Day does one hell of a job reminding us all about how high they had to climb from that gut punch. 594 more words


Patriots Day: Extraordinary acts of heroism

It’s been less than four years since two radicals planted homemade bombs near the finish line at the 2013 Boston Marathon, and already, filmmakers are racing to dramatize one of the most senseless acts of violence in our nation’s history. 684 more words

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Patriots Day Review

Patriots Day is a biopic film directed by Peter Burg and hosts an all-star cast, including Mark Wahlberg, John Goodman, and Kevin Bacon. It depicts the Boston Marathon Bombing that took place on April 15, 2013. 578 more words

Review: Patriots Day

Patriots Day marks the third time that Peter Berg and Mark Wahlberg have collaborated together, doing Lone Survivor in 2013 and Deepwater Horizon just a few months before the release of Patriots Day. 534 more words