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Promised Land
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Matt Damon Matt Damon
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Benjamin Sheeler Benjamin Sheeler
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Terry Kinney Terry Kinney
David Churchill
Carla Bianco Carla Bianco
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Joe Coyle Joe Coyle
Michael Downey
Hal Holbrook Hal Holbrook
Frank Yates
Dorothy Silver Dorothy Silver
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Frances McDormand Frances McDormand
Sue Thomason


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John Krasinski John Krasinski
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Matt Damon Matt Damon
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2 years, 9 months ago at Apr 21 7:23
Promised land is a promising story of a gas company representative who come in a small town to convince people to allow them to tap the Shale Gas resources under their farmland. The job seems to be an easy one to lure poor farm people with the shine of the money, however it become other way round. In order to avoid loosing the opportunity the gas company played a double game, however what happen i... read more

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7 months, 3 weeks ago at Jun 20 14:20
"La terra è diventata scura ed è morta. Se è successo ad uno di noi può succedere a tutti noi."
http://www.ilariapasqua.net/apps/blog/show/43198794-promised-land-g-van-sant-usa-2012-

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5 months, 1 week ago at Sep 2 8:16
[spoiler] This [/spoiler] movie was actually supposed to be Matt Damon's directing début but, I guess, it wasn't meant to be. Eventually, he still remained to play the lead but Gus Van Sant took over the directing duties. Anyway, even though it really had some potential, even though I really wanted to like it, the whole thing was ultimately rather disappointing. Indeed, most of it was actually qu... read more
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A salesman for a natural gas company experiences life-changing events after arriving in a small town, where his corporation wants to tap into the available resources.
Release date: 4 January 2013
Tags: Drama (5), 2012 (3), (3), Environment (2), Fracking (2), Small Town (2), Corporate Corruption (1), Farms (1), Timely (1), Small Towns (1), Leases (1), 2013 (1), Giant Corporation (1), Corruption (1), Environmental (1), Natural Gas (1), 2010s (1), Usa (1), Pennsylvania (1)
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An average movie

This movie was actually supposed to be Matt Damon's directing début but, I guess, it wasn't meant to be. Eventually, he still remained to play the lead but Gus Van Sant took over the directing duties. Anyway, even though it really had some potential, even though I really wanted to like it, the whole thing was ultimately rather disappointing. Indeed, most of it was actually quite subtle and intriguing. Indeed, you get first introduced to Matt Damon and Frances McDormand’s characters who were both likable and, yet, when you are starting to root for them, it actually turns out that they actually could be the bad guys after all. And that’s when the” read more

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“"La terra è diventata scura ed è morta. Se è successo ad uno di noi può succedere a tutti noi."

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“Promised land is a promising story of a gas company representative who come in a small town to convince people to allow them to tap the Shale Gas resources under their farmland. The job seems to be an easy one to lure poor farm people with the shine of the money, however it become other way round. In order to avoid loosing the opportunity the gas company played a double game, however what happen is worth seeing the drama.” read more

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