Category "there-will-be-blood"

Do we ever get a clue as to the initials H.W. or was this his given name by his biological father?

In There Will Be Blood, do we ever find out (explicitly, or implicitly) the meaning of the initials H.W. (as in Daniel's son, H.W. Plainview)? Are there any a

Was a scene cut from "There Will Be Blood", where the adopted son explains oil business?

I distinctly remember a charming scene in which H. W., dressed in his suit, explains the business of drilling very articulately to a little girl (perhaps the gi

Why is there so much ominous music in There Will Be Blood?

I see there are many questions about this movie. Forgive me if this one has already been answered, I tried looking through the other questions. Why is there so

Why does Daniel pick Eli to hate most?

Daniel Plainview seems to have only one real drive; the greed and ambition to grow. As he says, he sees the worst in people, and wants to be away from them. He