First Trailer: Jake Gyllenhaal In “Stronger”

Following in the wake of Peter Berg and Mark Wahlberg’s “Patriots Day” last year, another film about the Boston Marathon bombing has arrived in the form of the more inspirational-toned “Stronger”.

David Gordon Green directs and Jake Gyllenhaal stars as Jeff Bauman, a man who lost his legs at the finish line of the race when the bomb went off, but played a key role in identify the culprits behind the attack.

In his memoir, Jeff inspired millions by writing about his experiences that early spring day and his ongoing mission to walk again. “Orphan Black” scene stealer Tatiana Maslany co-stars in the film which opens September 22nd.