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Stronger (2017)

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Stronger is the inspiring real life story of Jeff Bauman, an ordinary man who captured the hearts of his city and the world to become a symbol of hope after surviving the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing.

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Stronger is the inspiring real life story of Jeff Bauman, an ordinary man who captured the hearts of his city and the world to become a symbol of hope after surviving the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing.

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Strength Defines Us

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Rated R for language throughout, some graphic injury images, and brief sexuality/nudity | See all certifications »

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29 September 2017 (USA)  »

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$1,611,899 (North America) (24 September 2017)
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Aunt Jen, played by Patricia O'Neil, and Young Husband played by Patrick Languzzi, were high school classmates. Their friendship dates back to first grade where they both starred in the play, The Cross Princess, at MacArthur elementary school, in Waltham, Massachusetts. See more »

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Stronger Review
9 September 2017 | by (Toronto) – See all my reviews

Stronger is a brilliant film with strong performances by Jake Gyllenhaal, Tatiana Maslany, and especially Miranda Richardson. David Gordon Green's choice to use practical lighting and creating a setting that seems real results in an extremely sincere film. John Pollono writes a script that held true to Jeff Blauman's story by focusing more on his struggles and keeping the Boston Marathon tragedy in the background. Also boobs.


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