STRONGER

By David Gordon GREEN

LIONSGATE - as SALES All rights, World

Drama - Completed 2016

In an inspiring true story, a young working-class man survives the devastating Boston Marathon bombing to become a symbol of the city’s strength and pride.

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Toronto - TIFF 2017
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    • Year of production
    • 2016
    • Genres
    • Drama
    • Countries
    • USA
    • Languages
    • ENGLISH
    • Duration
    • 119 mn
    • Director(s)
    • David Gordon GREEN
    • Writer(s)
    • John POLLONO, Scott SILVER
    • Producer(s)
    • Michel LITVAK, Jake GYLLENHAAL, Todd LIEBERMAN, David HOEBERMAN, Scott SILVER
    • Synopsis
    • Inspired by a true story and based on the New York Times bestseller, Jake Gyllenhaal stars
      as the working-class Boston man whose iconic photo from the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing captured the hearts of the world. STRONGER is the deeply personal account of the heroic journey that came after that photo – defining a man’s inner courage, a community’s pride, a family’s bond and an unexpectedly tenacious love.

      Directed by David Gordon Green (George Washington, Pineapple Express), STRONGER’S screenplay is written by Boston local John Pollono (Small Engine Repair, Lost Girls) and based on the bestselling book of the same title by Jeff Bauman and Bret Witter. Producers are Todd Lieberman and David Hoberman (The Fighter), Jake Gyllenhaal (Nightcrawler), as well as Scott Silver (The Fighter, 8 Mile) and Michel Litvak (Whiplash).
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