• Patriots Day (2016)

Patriots Day

Release Date: December 21st, 2016

DVD Release Date: March 28th, 2017

R |2 hr 10 min

Plot Summary

Tragedy strikes on April 15, 2013, when two bombs explode during the Boston Marathon. In the aftermath of the attack, police Sgt. Tommy Saunders (Mark Wahlberg), FBI Special Agent Richard DesLauriers (Kevin Bacon) and Commissioner Ed Davis (John Goodman) join courageous survivors, first responders and other investigators in a race against the clock to hunt down the suspects and bring them to justice.

Cast: Mark Wahlberg, Kevin Bacon, John Goodman, J.K. Simmons, Michelle Monaghan, Michael Beach, Christopher O'Shea, Rachel Brosnahan

Director: Peter Berg

Genres: Thriller , Crime drama

Production Co: Hutch Parker Entertainment, Closest to the Hole, Leverage Entertainment, Bluegrass Films

Distributors: Lionsgate Films, CBS Films

Keywords: Intense, Rescue, Touching, Quest, Rise, Suspenseful

Ratings & Reviews

  • 60
    Tim GriersonScreen International

    As exciting as the film may be, Berg too easily undercuts the human element of his story. show more

  • 70
    Sheri LindenThe Hollywood Reporter

    Like the heroic Bostonians it celebrates, civilians and law enforcement both, Peter Berg’s Patriots Day gets the job done. show more

  • 80
    Joe MorgensternWall Street Journal

    The hurtling action, speaking louder than any dialogue, gives a stirring sense of the suffering and heroism that flowed from the terror at the Boylston Street finish line. show more

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