Matt Damon Surprised To Learn His Anti-Fracking Film Was Funded By Foreign Oil Wealth

Mike Ciandella CNS News 12/6/2012

Actor Matt Damon was surprised to learn his new anti-natural gas fracking movie was funded in part by Mideast oil nation the United Arab Emirates (UAE). Hydraulic fracking is a technique used to get natural gas out of the ground which could help make domestic natural gas a cheaper competitor […]

Matt Damon’s Anti-Fracking Movie Financed by Oil-Rich Arab Nation

Lachlan Markay The Foundry Heritage.org 9/28/2012

A new film starring Matt Damon presents American oil and natural gas producers as money-grubbing villains purportedly poisoning rural American towns. It is therefore of particular note that it is financed in part by the royal family of the oil-rich United Arab Emirates.

The creators of Promised Land have […]

Matt Damon’s troubled anti-frack film

Phelim McAleer The New York Post 9/26/2012

Matt Damon and John Krasinski ran into a big problem while making their film “Promised Land”; how they solved it tells us a lot about Hollywood.

Some time ago, the two actors decided to make a movie about fracking — a method of getting once-inaccessible oil and gas […]

Greg Gutfeld: ‘Someone Must Have Pumped Sand and Water Through Matt Damon’s Head’

Noel Sheppard MRCTV 4/10/2012

H/T The Right Scoop

Update: Articles: Is the EPA Just Sloppy, or Cooking the Books?

After issuing a hastily compiled report last year claiming a direct link between groundwater contamination and hydraulic fracturing at Pavillion, Wyoming, the EPA now admits that it may be wrong. Or, it may be, it […]

Matt Damon to Star in Anti-Fracking Hollywood Blockbuster ‘Promised Land’

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From Ann McElhinney, Phelim McAleer and Magda Segieda 4/4/2012

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We wanted our supporters to be the first to get our very own Hollywood exclusive.

We can reveal that our research has discovered that Matt Damon has co-written and is about […]