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The BP oil spill comes to movie theaters

Working-class heroes and a five-year gestation period are among the axioms for making a fact-based movie in Hollywood. Both appear to be playing out for “Deepwater Horizon,” a long-developing, newly resurgent project based on the 2010 BP oil-rig disaster.

Mark Wahlberg to Star in J.C. Chandor’s ‘Deepwater Horizon

Following the fact-based actioner Lone Survivor and the less fact-based blockbuster Transformers: Age of Extinction, Mark Wahlberg is preparing to play another all-American hero. He’s entered talks for Deepwater Horizon, J.C. Chandor‘s drama about the 2010 BP oil rig explosion. Show More Summary

Mark Wahlberg to Star in J.C. Chandor's 'Deepwater Horizon' Drama

After saving the world from giant robots earlier this summer, but not saving movie-goers from making themselves more stupid, Transformers: Age of Extinction star Mark Wahlberg will remain a little  more grounded with his next project. Show More Summary

Mark Wahlberg Joins Oil Rig Thriller 'Deepwater Horizon'

Mark Wahlberg signs on to play the No.2 manager in 'Deepwater Horizon', which chronicles the 48 hours before the oil rig's explosion in 2010. [...]

Mark Wahlberg Boards True Oil Rig Explosion Tale Deepwater Horizon

In the works for some time, Summit Entertainment is reportedly eyeing Transformers: Age of Extinction star Mark Wahlberg to headline Deepwater Horizon, the true story of the 2010 BP oil rig explosion. Deadline has the news, bringing word that Wahlberg will play the rig's second on-duty manager.

Newswire: Mark Wahlberg to see if he could have stopped the BP oil spill

Fresh off his role as a robot scientist in Transformers, Mark Wahlberg is in talks to glare at more big machinery in Deepwater Horizon, the dramatic retelling of the 2010 BP oil spill that—like so many other disasters in recent history—Mark Wahlberg probably could have stopped. Show More Summary

Mark Wahlberg In Talks To Star In ‘Deepwater Horizon

EXCLUSIVE: Mark Wahlberg is in talks to star in the J.C. Handler-directed Deepwater Horizon for Lionsgate's Summit Entertainment and Participant Media. The project, based on the true-life story of the 2010 BP oil rig explosion in the...Show More Summary

Study at Deepwater Horizon spill site finds key to tracking pollutants

MIAMI – A new study of the ocean circulation patterns at the site of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill reveals the significant role small-scale ocean currents play in the spread of pollutants. The findings provide new information to help predict the movements of oil and other pollutants in the ocean. read more

Will fracking in the Gulf of Mexico lead to the next Deepwater Horizon?

Deepwater fracking is booming in the gulf, but nobody has done the research to assess its impact -- and figure out what we need to know when something goes badly wrong.

Gulf oil spill researcher: Bacteria ate some toxins, but worst remain, research finds

Bacteria in the Gulf of Mexico consumed many of the toxic components of the oil released during the Deepwater Horizon spill in the months after the spill, but not the most toxic contaminants, new research has found.

Gulf oil spill researcher: Bacteria ate some toxins, but worst remain

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — A Florida State University researcher found that bacteria in the Gulf of Mexico consumed many of the toxic components of the oil released during the Deepwater Horizon spill in the months after the spill, but not the...Show More Summary

The Money Behind Big Oil's Win On Atlantic Drilling

last monthUS Politics / Liberal : Tapped

  AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File In this Sept. 18, 2010 file photo, the Development Driller III, which drilled the relief well and pumped the cement to seal the Macondo well, the source of the Deepwater Horizon rig explosion and oil spill,...Show More Summary

Impact of Deepwater Horizon oil spill on coral is deeper and broader than predicted

A new discovery of two additional coral communities showing signs of damage from the Deepwater Horizon oil spill expands the impact footprint of the 2010 spill in the Gulf of Mexico. The discovery was made by a team led by Charles Fisher, professor of biology at Penn State University. Show More Summary

Dispersant from Deepwater Horizon spill found to persist in the environment

Dispersant compound DOSS, which decreases the size of oil droplets and hampers the formation of large oil slicks, remains associated with oil and can persist in the environment for up to four years, a study has demonstrated. The study examined samples collected from deep-sea corals and surrounding sediments collected in Dec. Show More Summary

Dispersant from Deepwater Horizon spill found to persist in the environment

The 2010 Deepwater Horizon (DWH) spill in the Gulf of Mexico was the largest accidental release of oil into the ocean, with approximately 210 million gallons gushing from the blown out well. In an attempt to prevent vast quantities of...Show More Summary

Researchers say Gulf of Mexico oil spill must have caused lesions in fish

2 months agoHealth : The Checkup

Oil that matches that of the 2010 Deepwater Horizon spill in the Gulf of Mexico has been found in the bodies of sickened fish, according to a team of Florida scientists who studied the oil’s chemical composition. Read full article >...

J.C. Chandor to Direct ‘Deepwater Horizon’ Movie

2 months agoEntertainment / Film : SlashFilm

You’d think the harrowing drama of his All Is Lost would make anyone think twice about venturing back into the sea, but director J.C. Chandor isn’t scared. He’s now in talks to direct Deepwater Horizon, about the real-life oil rig of the same name. Show More Summary

J.C. Chandor is Back at Sea for 'Deepwater Horizon' Oil Spill Drama

More than three years ago, Summit Entertainment and Participant Media were developing Deepwater Horizon, a film about the oil rig of the same name and the tragedy that followed after it exploded and unleashed massive amounts of oil into the Gulf of Mexico, making it the second largest environmental disaster in the United States. Show More Summary

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