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If an offer seems too good to be true -- be wary! A representative for a natural gas company, Steve Butler (Matt Damon) promises farmers in a small community the opportunity of a lifetime -- but they soon realize it could cost them their lifetime investment in their land.

MPAA Rating R for language.
Theatrical Release January 3, 2013
Director Gus Van Sant
Cast Matt Damon, Frances McDormand, John Krasinski
Run Time 107
2012 Focus Features Official Movie Website

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