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  1. Emily Blunt & John Krasinski Team For 'A Quiet Place'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2017 | Deadline

    ... series which will air next year. Previously, Krasinski co-penned the Gus Van Sant natural gas fracking drama Promised Land with Matt Damon which won high praise at the National Board of Review and the Berlin Film Festival. Blunt is currently in ...


  2. How Great Is The Great Wall's Opening Compared to Other Matt Damon Movies?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2017 | IGN

    ... for inflation, the film only comes in slightly above $10 million. Damon did star in the Gus Van Sant film Promised Land in 2012, which opened in limited release in only 25 theaters to $173,915, followed by a wider expansion in 2013. However, ...


  3. Awash With 6 Oscar Noms, How 'Manchester By The Sea' Navigated Storms But Didn't CapsizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2017 | Deadline

    ... and intention to set it in Boston, Krasinski and Damon began writing, but then sparked to the fracking idea of Promised Land . "That started to catch fire and Matt said he wanted to give the other idea to Lonergan," whom Damon describes as "my ...


  4. 'When We Rise': TV Review | Palm Springs 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... lways been two or three different versions of Gus Van Sant, and while Well-Meaning Populist Gus Van Sant - see Promised Land or Finding Forrester - has been the less interesting of his incarnations, it's appropriate here. Van Sant


  5. Cinematographer Linus Sandgren racking up a bushel of awards nominationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2016 | San Diego Reader

    ... ) in his native Stockholm. He broke into American films in 2010 when he was hired to shoot Gus Van Sant's Promised Land . This was followed by a pair of gems for David O. Russell ( American Hustle and Joy ) and a colorful comedy for Lasse HallstrA ...


  6. He has last say on 'Sea'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2016 | Albany Times Union

    ... I read this, there was no question." The idea for "Manchester by the Sea" originally came from Damon and his "Promised Land" co-writer, the actor John Krasinski , and stems from a world - working-class New England, where no one speaks about feelings ...


  7. Ben Affleck and Matt Damon's 'Incorporated' on Syfy ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2016 | RedState

    ... sort of simplistic binary society of haves and have nots. Then there was his anti-fracking propaganda flop Promised Land. On the bright side, I can't find any relationship between Incorporated and Ben Affleck ruining Batman. Incorporated premiers on ...


  8. Why Producer Matt Damon Had Final Cut on 'Manchester by the Sea'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2016 | /film

    ... , which he knew he'd never need. Initially, Damon was going to direct Manchester by the Sea . Damon and his Promised Land co-writer, John Krasinski ( The Hollars ), first told Lonergan their idea for the film. Then Damon got Lonergan paid to write ...


  9. Ben Affleck crashes John Krasinski's GMA interview after The Office ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2016 | Daily Mail

    ... Damon and his wife Luciana along with Ben, and Krasinski and Damon co-wrote and starred together in the film Promised Land. Krasinski, who is good friends with Damon and Affleck, announced his Live Read of Good Will Hunting via Twitter on September ...


  10. John Krasinski Signs On to Kathryn Bigelow's Detroit Riot DramaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2016 | SFGate

    ... Tom Clancy character Jack Ryan in an eponymous 10-episode Amazon series. Krasinski's other credits include "Promised Land," "Monster's University," "It's Complicated" and "Away We Go." He is represented by WME. []; googletag.cmd.push(function() { ...


  11. 'The Office' star John Krasinski on directing film 'The Hollars'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2016 | Washington Times

    ... Beantown native Matt Damon, who has since become Mr. Krasinski 's close friend. The two even wrote the film "Promised Land" together. "It is very trippy for me because I think all Boston kids are born with a 'Good Will Hunting' poster tattooed on ...


  12. Capone talk the perils of family with the Hollars director/star John KrasinskiRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2016 | Ain't It Cool News

    ... DREAMGIRLS; LICENSE TO WED; George Clooney's LEATHERHEADS; Sam Mendes' AWAY WE GO; THE MUPPETS, Gus Van Sant's PROMISED LAND (which Krasinski co-wrote with Matt Damon); Cameron Crowe's ALOHA; and earlier this year in Michael Bay's 13 HOURS. He also ...


  13. a The Hollarsa gave Krasinski chance to flex directing muscle, explore meaning of familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2016 | Washington Times

    ... Beantown native Matt Damon, who has since become Mr. Krasinski's close friend. The two even wrote the film "Promised Land" together. "It is very trippy for me because I think all Boston kids are born with a 'Good Will Hunting' poster tattooed on ...


  14. CS Interview: John Krasinski Gets Personal with The HollarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2016 |

    ... d seen in "District 9" and just thought it was one of the best performances ever. Then I met him when I wrote "Promised Land" with Matt


  15. John Krasinski on the Specificity of 'The Hollars', Marvel Movies, and 'Jack Ryan'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2016 | Collider

    ... roster of filmmakers, from Sam Mendes ( Away We Go ) to Nancy Meyers ( It's Complicated ) to Gus Van Sant ( Promised Land ), and most recently is coming off a dramatic action turn in Michael Bay 's 13 Hours . So it's maybe also unsurprising that ...


  16. John Krasinski recalls when Chris Hemsworth made him feel inadequate...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2016 | Fox News

    Actor John Krasinski arrives for the screening of the film 'Promised Land' at the 63rd Berlinale International Film Festival in Berlin February 8, 2013. John Krasinski stopped by " Conan " this week, where "The Office" star dished on getting in superhero shape to screen test for "Captain America" -- the role that ultimately went to Chris Evans.


  17. McConaughey in Official US Trailer for Gus Van Sant's 'The Sea of Trees'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2016 |

    ... Own Private Idaho, Good Will Hunting, Psycho, Elephant, Finding Forrester, Paranoid Park, Milk, Restless and Promised Land previously. The screenplay is by Chris Sparling, of Buried , ATM and The Atticus Institute . This first premiered at the 2015 ...


  18. The 10 best Matt Damon roles that aren't Jason BourneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2016 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... he lent his talents to both Terry Gilliam's bizarre "The Zero Theorem" and Gus Van Sant's quite excellent "Promised Land" while also playing a whippersnapper in George Clooney's deeply dull "The Monuments Men" and an unlikely action hero in ...


  19. Matt Damon's movie hits, misses: 'The Martian,' 'Stuck on You,' moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2016 | Newsday

    ... e zookeeper, marked the start of a somewhat fallow period for Damon that included the preachy political drama "Promised Land" (2012), the so-so sci-fi thriller "Elysium" (2013) and the middling war movie "The Monuments Men" (2014).


  20. 'The Hollars' Trailer: John Krasinski Should Call Home MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2016 | /film

    ... Classics Pictures. The last time Krasinski worked in front of and behind the camera was Gus Van Sant's The Promised Land , which he co-wrote with Matt Damon. It's a good, modest drama that showed Krasinski's abilities go beyond acting, although he ...