Boston (2017)

"BOSTON" is the first feature-length documentary film about the world's most legendary running race - the Boston Marathon. The film chronicles the story of the iconic race from its humble origins 120 years ago, starting with… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: September 22, 2017
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Gary Goldstein
Los Angeles Times

The long, rich and, more recently, tragic history of the Boston Marathon is traced with involving detail and heart in director Jon Dunham's inspiring documentary "Boston," narrated by Beantown native Matt Damon.

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Ciara Wardlow

It's a commendable tribute, and as someone who has watched the race and enjoyed it before, I feel all the more ready to shout myself hoarse on the sidelines now.

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Nick Schager

Breaking little ground but functioning as a handy primer on the event's century-plus ups and downs, as well as its efforts to rebound from the tragedy that befell it four years earlier, Jon Dunham's documentary gracefully achieves its admirable ends.

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Al Alexander
The Patriot Ledger

It's a virtual jamboree for running geeks.

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Daphne Howland
Village Voice

Boston, like the city itself, is strong indeed.

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