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Stronger (out September 22)

He was ready to celebrate. In 2013, Jeff (Jake Gyllenhaal) was waiting for wife Erin (Tatiana Maslany) to cross the Boston Marathon finish line when a bomb claimed both his legs. Though he later helped identify one of the two suspects, a grueling rehab waited. “This story has a lot of hope in it,” Maslany says of the drama, based on Jeff’s titular memoir. “I related to that push-pull, that anything can happen even in the most loving relationships.” While filming in Boston, she found inspiration in the 2016 runners. “I watched survivors cross the finish line against all odds,” she recalls. “They are incredible human beings.”

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