There’s an oil boom in West Texas and that means big risk, big reward and big characters drilling for crude. We’ll follow along as two oilmen risk their fortunes all in the name of Black Gold.
It costs millions to drill two miles into the Earth. But this exhausting, dangerous work demands the young roughnecks who work on three of their rigs risk something more valuable – their lives.
Not only do they have to contend with the elements on the rig like scorching heat and sudden lightning storms, there’s heavy iron all around and the constant risk of poison gas coming from the well.
But that’s the price they pay to search for Black Gold.