Film Review: Matt Damon Takes On Fracking In Promised Land

From ThinkProgress Wed Jan 2 2013, 15:00:12

by Tina Gerhardt, via The Progressive Hydraulic fracturing, known colloquially as fracking, is a contentious issue, and Hollywood has not overlooked it. Promised Land, directed by Gus Van Sant and starring Matt Damon, takes on fracking, which involves blasting millions of gallons of water, sand, and chemicals into rock, often shale, in order to extract [...]

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