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Stronger (2017, original release: 2017)


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Published: Santa Monica, CA : Lionsgate, [2017]
Description:  1 videodisc (approximately 119 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN: 9786317078680,
Language:  English

Originally released as a motion picture in 2017

Based on the book of the same name by Jeff Bauman and Bret Witter

Widescreen (16x9, 2:40:1)

Special feature: Faith, Hope & Love: Becoming Stronger, an in-depth, behind-the-scenes 30-minute featurette

Jake Gyllenhaal, Tatiana Maslany, Miranda Richardson, Richard Lane, Jr., Nate Richman, Clancy Brown

Inspired by the true story. Jeff Bauman, a working-class Bostonian, was at the 2013 marathon when the bomb blast occurred and he tragically lost both of his legs. After regaining consciousness, Jeff was able to help law enforcement identify one of the bombers, but his own battle had just begun. Jeff's deeply personal journey tests a family's bond and defines a community's pride as he overcomes adversity to become the living embodiment of ''Boston Strong.''

MPAA rating: R; for language throughout, some graphic injury images, and brief sexuality/nudity

DVD, NTSC region 1, anamorphic widescreen (2.40:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1

In English; Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH)

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Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
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Additional Credits:
Green, David Gordon, 1975- film director
Pollono, John, screenwriter
Gyllenhaal, Jake, 1980- actor, film producer
Maslany, Tatiana, actor
Richardson, Miranda, actor
Lane, Richard, actor
Richman, Nate, actor
Brown, Clancy, actor
Bauman, Jeff.
Witter, Bret.
Lions Gate Films,
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Mandeville Films,
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