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PATRIOTS DAY (Peter Berg, 2016)

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My notes on Patriots Day:

1. When Paul Greengrass’ United 93 first came out, I remembered having this lengthy discussion with my friend Trena on whether it was appropriate to create a film based on actual tragedy. 517 more words

Foreign - 2016

The Kingdom

Released 2007 Rating (UK) 15 Source of story An original screenplay Writer/s script Matthew Michael Carnahan Director Peter Berg Starring 163 more words
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Patriots Day (2016) Review

There’s a cynical way and an idealistic way to view Patriots Day. Is it exploitive or is it paying tribute?

At a post-screening Q&A last week, Mark Wahlberg said repeatedly that his goal as an actor and producer was to pay tribute to law enforcement and first-responders with his recreation of the Boston Marathon bombing and its aftermath. 848 more words

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Patriots Day Review

Moments that define a painful point of time through out history usually become the next big screen movie with an American hero at the center. Mark Wahlberg is slowly becoming that man. 704 more words

Patriots Day review

Rated: 4/5

Decided to spend the Trump inauguration watching this film. Easier said than done apparently, since a lot of other people thought to do the same, making the film sold out for the first showing of the day. 1,049 more words

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Patriots Day- Movie Review

Patriots Day is a film that could easily have gone south; it’s a very recent event, and even though it’s an inspiring story, the film runs the risk of feeling like capitalizing off a real life tragedy. 220 more words

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Patriots Day featurette highlights Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross' original score -- watch

Patriots Day is Peter Berg’s recounting of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing, but the film’s intense and unsettling tone owes just as much to the composing team of… 134 more words

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