Any movie based on a real life tragedy is always met with contention. After all, there is the view that you are profiting off other people’s deaths instead of telling their story. There is a contentious line and few seem to tread it lightly.
Despite Patriot’s Day already being released this year, yet another movie about the Boston Marathon Bombings is out. This time, however, it looks at survivor Jeff Bauman’s story, based on this book.
After the devastating trauma of the Boston terror attack, Jeff Bauman loses both of his legs and learns adapt to his new circumstances.
With Jake Gyllenhaal taking the lead, this could be a stirring and powerful film about one man’s journey.
What do you think?
Stronger is out 8th December