Jan 04, 2013 · Directed by Gus Van Sant. With Matt Damon, Frances McDormand, John Krasinski, Hal Holbrook. 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.
- Gus Van Sant
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Promised Land had a limited release on December 28, 2012. The film was released in 25 theaters and grossed an estimated $53,000 on its first day, a "sobering" average of $2,120. For the opening weekend, Promised Land grossed an estimated $190,000.
Promised Land is a good film that was on the cusp of being great. Regrettably, the unwillingness to dig deeper into its important issues ends up lessening the film's impact.
Jan 22, 1988 · Directed by Michael Hoffman. With Jason Gedrick, Kiefer Sutherland, Meg Ryan, Tracy Pollan. This gritty drama follows two high school acquaintances, Hancock, a basketball star, and Danny, a geek turned drifter, after they graduate.
- Michael Hoffman
Many of the land owners take pride in the number of generations that have owned the land and fear that they will be unable to hold onto the land promised to their children. Butler grew up in a small town very similar to the town in Pennsylvania where he is assigned to obtain contracts from land-owners for drilling rights on their properties.
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In Promised Land, Matt Damon stars as Steve Butler, a corporate salesman whose journey from farm boy to big-time player takes an unexpected detour when he lands in a small town, where he grapples with a surprising array of both open hearts and closed doors. Gus Van Sant helms the film from an original screenplay written by John Krasinski & Matt ...
Promised Land is a 1987 drama film written and directed by Michael Hoffman and starring Kiefer Sutherland and Meg Ryan. The film is set in Utah . It was the first film to be commissioned by the Sundance Film Festival , and uses the drama over economic class and manhood to critique the Reagan Administration .
Matt Damon stars in Promised Land, the compelling contemporary drama based on an original screenplay by John Krasinski and Damon and directed by Gus Van Sant...
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Oct 21, 2004 · Directed by Amos Gitai. With Rosamund Pike, Diana Bespechni, Hanna Schygulla, Anne Parillaud. "Promised Land" tells the story of a group of young unwitting Estonian girls smuggled through Egypt to be auctioned off as prostitutes in Israel, and of their initiation into this trade of flesh, and finally of the accidental freeing of one girl who most fight for her freedom.
- Amos Gitai