"Stronger" is a book to movie adaptation directed by David Gordon Green. It is based on the book of the same name written by Jeff Bauman and Bret Witter as Bauman details the events of his life after losing both his legs in the Boston Bombing. The talented John Pollono adapted the book and wrote the screenplay.

Gyllenhaal to star as real-life Jeff Bauman, a victim of the Boston Bombing

The movie is to follow real life story of 27-year-old Jeff Bauman. Bauman was an ordinary Boston working-man who attended the Boston Marathon in order to win back his ex-girlfriend Erin.

While waiting at the finishing line the blast occurs. When Bauman wakes he finds that both his legs had to be amputated. The movie is to follow the aftermath of the bombing for Bauman as he must learn to live with the consequences.

Gyllenhaal readily takes on the role of Jeff Bauman in the drama. The talented actor, known for his work in movies such as "Nightcrawler" and "Brokeback Mountain", is sure to bring a soulful performance to the big screen. As seen from the trailer, the heart-wrenching story is enacted with a grace as Gyllenhaal portrays the character, Jeff Bauman. The emotional core he brings to the part is raw and is sure to make the audience weep at the injustice of life.

'Stronger' is a poignant representation of real life events

"Stronger" focuses on the Boston Bombing bringing an alternative depiction of the event from the eyes of a victim. The tragedy changed the lives of many and director David Gordon Green is determined to show the consequences. The approach he takes to the tragedy is one which celebrates life and the spirit of perseverance.

The emotional relationship between Jeff and Erin becomes a major source of inspiration for the audience.

This movie is a celebration of Jeff Bauman and his struggles in the aftermath of the tragedy. It celebrates his journey and is a way of remembering the heroic actions he took as he helped to identify one of the bombers. The most important aspect of the movie "Stronger" is that it is told by someone who was there, someone who was a victim and whose life was forever changed.

Hopefully, the movie will serve as a way of representing not only Bauman but also all the other people whose lives were forever changed by the event.

"Stronger" is to arrive in theaters on September 22. The poignant tale includes cast such as Miranda Richardson, Clancy Brown and Tatiana Maslany. "Stronger" is a way of telling the story of the victims in an inspirational and moving way.