First Trailer for Peter Berg's 'Patriots Day' Featuring Mark Wahlberg
"Some moments define our spirit" CBS Films has finally unveiled a trailer for Peter Berg's other new film this year, titled Patriots Day, arriving in theaters this December a few months after Deepwater Horizon. Mark Wahlberg stars as Sgt. Tommy Saunders, one of the police officers on the scene in the middle of the tragic Boston Marathon bombing in 2013. The film covers the bombings as well as the massive manhunt throughout Boston for the two terrorists responsible. The ensemble cast includes Michelle Monaghan, Kevin Bacon, J.K. Simmons, John Goodman, Michael Beach, Alex Wolff, Melissa Benoist and Rachel Brosnahan. The film will also feature a score by Trent Reznor & Atticus Ross. Take a look below.
Here's the first official trailer (+ poster) for Peter Berg's Patriots Day, direct from YouTube:
An account of Boston Police Commissioner Ed Davis's (John Goodman) actions in 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. Patriots Day is directed by veteran American filmmaker Peter Berg, who also made this year's Deepwater Horizon as well as The Rundown, Friday Night Lights, The Kingdom, Hancock, Battleship, and Lone Survivor previously. The script is written by Peter Berg, Matt Charman, Matt Cook, Eric Johnson, and Paul Tamasy; based on the book titled "Boston Strong: A City's Triumph over Tragedy". CBS Films will release Berg's Patriots Day in theaters starting December 21st later this year. Thoughts?