Starring: Mark Wahlberg, John Goodman, Kevin Bacon, J. K. Simmons, Michelle Monaghan, Melissa Benoist, Jimmy O. Yang, Alex Wolff, James Colby, Christopher O’Shea
Drama thriller directed and co-written by Peter Berg based on true events about the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing and the subsequent terrorist manhunt.
In the aftermath of an unspeakable act of terror, Police Sergeant Tommy Saunders (Mark Wahlberg) joins courageous survivors, first responders and investigators in a race against the clock to hunt down the bombers before they strike again. Weaving together the stories of Special Agent Richard DesLauriers (Kevin Bacon), Police Commissioner Ed Davis (John Goodman), Sergeant Jeffrey Pugliese (J.K. Simmons) and nurse Carol Saunders (Michelle Monaghan), this visceral and unflinching chronicle captures the suspense of the most sophisticated manhunt in law enforcement history.
Best Quotes from Trailer:
[as he puts on the neon yellow overcoat on his police uniform]
Sgt. Tommy Saunders: Why are you laughing?
Carol Saunders: I’m not, it’s just…
Sgt. Tommy Saunders: I look like a clown.
Carol Saunders: It’s the color.
Sgt. Tommy Saunders: I’m basically a crossing guard. Have you got my whistle and my stop sign?
Carol Saunders: Come here, give me a kiss.
[Tommy kisses her]
Sgt. Tommy Saunders: I love you.
Carol Saunders: I love you.
Sgt. Tommy Saunders: Hey, how many times have you run this thing?
Sergeant Jeffrey Pugliese: Boston eighteen, forty-three overall.
Sgt. Tommy Saunders: That’s impressive, boss.
Patriots Day is set for release in the US January 13th and UK January 27th.