First things first, Rest In Peace to all the victims of the 2013 Boston Marathon Bombings. Fuck Terrorist #2.
Now with that being put out there, PATRIOTS DAY is going to be awesome. Is it a little too soon for a movie on that event? Yes, absolutely without a doubt. Should you be surprised Hollywood is making movies on the bombings already? No, not at all. That is what Hollywood does.
Absolutely loaded cast for this movie by the way. Wahlberg, John Goodman, Kevin Bacon (who is in every Boston movie ever), Michelle Monaghan, and the legendary J.K. Simmons. If you don’t remember the picture of J.K. Simmons getting ready for this role, let me remind you….