There Will Be Blood is startling, original, and unforgettable.
Daniel Day-Lewis plays Daniel Plainview,
the most intense and physically challenging performance (that
should win him an Oscar in this spellbinding, powerful, insane
If you have an interest in an all-American
tale about the oil industry in the beginning years, and a madman
that tries to conquer it all by himself, you should see this
Daniel Day-Lewis gives a passionate performance
in this diverse character study by director Paul Thomas Anderson.
It's a lustful tale at the turn of the
last century, when a soft-spoken opportunist finds himself at
odds with religious fanaticism.
It's a deeply powerful, well-made movie
with outstanding performances.
The movie has a story line that crosses
more than 30 years and offers a look into the early era of the
oil business in California.
The director's main interest is how developing
events shape the star's life view.
The film covers the worst about capitalism,
and about fathers and sons.
It's a real character study of greed, manipulation,