Watch the first trailer for Boston Marathon bombing thriller Patriots Day
A first trailer for Patriots Day, the new thriller inspired by the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing and the subsequent terrorist manhunt, has been unveiled. Click below to watch it.
The movie stars Mark Wahlberg, J. K. Simmons, John Goodman, Lana Condor, Kevin Bacon and Michelle Monaghan.
It has been directed by Peter Berg, best known for his work on Friday Night Lights, Hancock and Lone Survivor. It is Berg's third successive collaboration with Wahlberg after Lone Survivor and Deepwater Horizon, the new thriller which has just hit cinemas.
Patriots Day follows Wahlberg's Sergeant Tommy Saunders who is working under Boston Police Commissioner Ed Davis, as they work through the the events leading up to the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing and the aftermath, which includes the city-wide manhunt to find the terrorists behind it.
The film will be released into January 27th next year.