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Matt Damon Anti-Fracking
Movie Flops at Box Office

NewsBusters, by Mike Ciandella

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Posted By:KarenJ1, 1/23/2013 10:22:59 AM

Matt Damon’s much hyped anti-fracking film “Promised Land” has failed to make the impact that its producers and environmental groups had hoped for. As of January 20, “Promised Land” has raked in a whopping total of $7,542,000 since it opened on December 28, according to Box Office Mojo. According to The Hill, the movie cost $15 million to make. Box Office Mojo ranked it 139 out of all movies from Jan. 23, 2012 to Jan. 21, 2013. Matt Damon said that he didn’t make a biased movie and claimed to have just wanted to start a conversation
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What a shame. s/o It looks like Damon won´t have himself a movie like that of Erin Brockovich. Which, incidently was largely fraudulent.

http://fumento.com/brockovich/mickeyerin.html

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: ScarletPimpernel, 1/23/2013 10:25:58 AM     (No. 9133994)

So what? Progressives plow on ahead despite the massive failures of the causes they promote. They are only interested in furthering their propaganda, and they can afford to do so.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Northcross, 1/23/2013 10:26:56 AM     (No. 9133997)

"Just wanted to start a conversation", which in liberal-speak means, "Just wanted to lecture you ignorant rubes and frighten your impressionable children."

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Mr. Hanky, 1/23/2013 10:32:31 AM     (No. 9134013)

(Nelson) Ha Ha! (/Nelson)

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Reply 4 - Posted by: mickturn, 1/23/2013 10:34:40 AM     (No. 9134023)

Hollywierd can´t get away with their made up stories becoming fact anymore...we are aware!

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Reply 5 - Posted by: andyboy, 1/23/2013 10:46:20 AM     (No. 9134069)

But his backers already can´t wait to fund the sequel.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: The Advocate, 1/23/2013 10:48:16 AM     (No. 9134078)

Must See Phelim McAleers FRACKNATION. it exposes the junk science and environazi tactics trying to suppress American oil and gas independence by stopping fracking.
Gasland is the anti fracking documentary propaganda film.
Damon deserves to bomb big time for choosing the anti- fracking LIES.
Fracking will bring American jobs and energy independence.
The Muslims can eat their sand and that´s why UAE funded Damon- they know fracking works and their stranglehold on America is over.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: hot coffee, 1/23/2013 10:55:38 AM     (No. 9134106)

"Matt Damon!"

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Reply 8 - Posted by: roger h. cook,MD, 1/23/2013 11:15:36 AM     (No. 9134166)

All most all movies and actors are in "lock srep" with democrat lefties and these are propoganda films to eduicate us stupid people. And besides we help them all make millions, shame on us.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: joew9, 1/23/2013 11:25:22 AM     (No. 9134198)

Once again the left saying they only wanted to "start a conversation" when the truth was they just wanted to lecture.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: jt26, 1/23/2013 11:36:07 AM     (No. 9134247)

Go frack yourself Matt.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: lylacat, 1/23/2013 11:46:38 AM     (No. 9134287)

My family used to go to the movies a couple of times a week; we no longer go to movies. We do not want to give money to morons who promote leftist views, and quite frankly, there are few good movies produced today. Matt Damon is so ignorant and full of himself. I am right now shopping for a new car, and I would never buy a GM product either.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: horacer, 1/23/2013 11:52:06 AM     (No. 9134312)

He´s no Alec Baldwin.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: capt scurvey, 1/23/2013 11:57:59 AM     (No. 9134334)

One can only hope Damon had a big ol´ bundle of his own money in it...

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Reply 14 - Posted by: Blackeagle, 1/23/2013 12:03:27 PM     (No. 9134353)

It was funded by fracking´s competition - in this case a wealthy Arab oil nation. The Arabs can afford the loss. If they managed to brainwash a few million more Americans it was worth it. They´ll write it off as ´advertising´.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: stablemoney, 1/23/2013 12:31:30 PM     (No. 9134428)

Flop this idiot´s movie into the trash can. Matt Damon´s knowledge about fracking or anything else is subject to strong challenge.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: udanja99, 1/23/2013 12:57:19 PM     (No. 9134505)

Maybe he should just fly off with DiCaprio and help save the planet by burning jet fuel.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: G-Tom, 1/23/2013 1:52:58 PM     (No. 9134628)

All the above are correct but especially #s 7 and 12.

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