Can the Marcellus Shale natural gas deposits located in the northeastern United States help solve America's energy woes? And is the controversial industry practice of hydraulic fracturing ("fracking") an environmental nightmare for the households living on or near such sites? After turning down a company's six-figure offer for drilling rights to his family's land, Josh Fox grabbed a camera and set out on a cross-country mission to talk to those affected by fracking and its alleged side effects and dangers. 107 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital stereo; bonus footage.