Reviews

Jan 20, 2011
Gasland will no doubt spark the political debate it intends.
Jan 18, 2011
Josh Fox puts a fresh spin on a well-drilled - if continually relevant - story.
Jan 18, 2011
Cheney, the great outdoorsman, nearly killed a friend while hunting. That was nothing, however, compared with what he's been doing to thousands of his fellow countrymen.
Jan 18, 2011
With a remorselessness all the more powerful for its quiet unfussiness, Fox builds up a riveting portrait of near-apocalyptic environmental damage and a corporate mindset willing to ruin water sources irrevocably for the sake of a few years' profit.
Jan 13, 2011
It's a powerful film.
Jan 12, 2011
Gasland may be the first ever American film in which Nixon is the hero. It is the 101st in which Dick Cheney is the villain.
Jan 12, 2011
While the hushed tones of Fox's would-be naïf commentary slightly grate after a while, his film's images, contrasting natural beauty with industrial horror show, are bracingly effective indeed.
Nov 17, 2010
This very good documentary by noted American troublemaker Josh Fox details the contamination of drinking water caused by the drilling for natural gas and explores the callous corporate mentality behind it.
Nov 15, 2010
The film is a powerful alarm -- and an evocative one.
Oct 28, 2010
An exhaustive and eye-opening look at natural-gas drilling and its potential dangers.
Sep 26, 2010
There's an acerbically straightforward, old-fashioned muckrake gurgling with righteous pugnacity beneath the mannered surface of Josh Fox's Gasland.
Sep 14, 2010
With its jolting images of flammable tap water and chemically burned pets, New York theater-director-turned-documentarian Josh Fox's Sundance-feted shocker makes an irrefutable case against U.S. corporate "fracking."
Jul 23, 2010
It's not pretty, but it works for some. Gasland won a special jury prize at the 2010 Sundance Film Festival.