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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 following the infamous 2013 Boston Marathon bombing.

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Patty Bauman
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Big D
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Uncle Bob
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Big Jeff
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Kevin
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Gail Hurley
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Bill Hurley
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Lori Hurley
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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 following the infamous 2013 Boston Marathon bombing.

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Rated R for language throughout, some graphic injury images, and brief sexuality/nudity | See all certifications »
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22 September 2017 (USA)  »

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Más fuerte que el destino  »

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Both Jeff Bauman and Jake Gyllenhaal threw out the ceremonial first pitch at Fenway Park for the Marathon Monday game of April 18, 2016. See more »

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Featured in CTV National News: Episode dated 7 September 2017 (2017) 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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