Film | Jan 4, 2013 | 4:06

Promised Land review

Directed by award-winner Gus Van Sant and packed with stars like Matt Damon, Frances McDormand and John Krasinski, the environmental drama Promised Land delves into the controversial issue of hydraulic fracking. Though thought-provoking and with good intentions, a strange twist and shift at the end sinks the entire effort, says CBC's Eli Glasner.

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