Jake Gyllenhaal and Miranda Richardson in a still from Stronger (category: IIB), directed by David Gordon Green. Photo: Lionsgate and Roadside Attractions
Jake Gyllenhaal and Miranda Richardson in a still from Stronger (category: IIB), directed by David Gordon Green. Photo: Lionsgate and Roadside Attractions

review | Film review: Stronger – Jake Gyllenhaal plays Boston Marathon bombing survivor in fact-based human drama

Told in a straightforward, necessarily grim, manner, that starts with the atrocity and moves forward chronologically from there, it depicts blast victim Jeff Bauman’s recovery without glossing over the many problems he faced

Jake Gyllenhaal and Miranda Richardson in a still from Stronger (category: IIB), directed by David Gordon Green. Photo: Lionsgate and Roadside Attractions
Jake Gyllenhaal and Miranda Richardson in a still from Stronger (category: IIB), directed by David Gordon Green. Photo: Lionsgate and Roadside Attractions
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