Movie Reviews

‘Patriots Day’ – A Powerful or Misguided Presentation of a Horrific Event?

In the new film ‘Patriots Day,’ filmmaker Peter Berg subjects the audience to terrifying sequences of events that unfolded in April of 2013, the infamous Boston Marathon Bombing and its’ aftermath as authorities worked tirelessly to track down its’ perpetrators.  These scenes are extremely effective due to both their impeccably realistic, verite, you-are-there staging, as well as evoking thoughts and… Continue reading ‘Patriots Day’ – A Powerful or Misguided Presentation of a Horrific Event?