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Film review

Anti-fracking movie means well but proves frustrating

Friday, January 4, 2013
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Film review

In "Promised Land," director Gus Van Sant has the challenging task of taking the divisive practice of hydro fracking and trying to make it not just human but cinematic. Working from a script by co-stars Matt Damon and John Krasinski, he succeeds in fits and starts. ...

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