There Will Be Blood (2007)Year: 2007
Director: Paul Thomas Anderson
Starring: Daniel Day-Lewis, Martin Stringer, Paul Dano
The intersecting stories of the life of Daniel Plainview and Eli Sunday to early twentieth-century California is presented. Miner turn oil tankers Daniel Plainview is a driven man who will do anything to achieve his goals. Work hard, but also to take advantage of those around him at their expense, if necessary. His business partner is his son, HW, which in reality is acquired when HWS own biological father, who worked on one of the platforms Daniels, was killed in an accident at work. Daniel is fiercely protective of H.W. for that alone H.W. brings to the partnership. Eli Sunday is one of a pair of twins, the family farm Daniel buy large oil deposits situated therein. Eli, the local preacher and self-proclaimed healer, wants the money from the sale of the property to finance his own church. The lives of two men competing as Daniel often clash pump oil out of the hotel and try to buy the surrounding land at bargain prices to be able to build ...