‘There Will Be Blood’ Movie Synopsis
There Will Be Blood begins at the turn of the 20th century Daniel Plainview is an oil prospector who travels to Little Boston, California. New in town, he begins to buy land, starting with Paul Sunday’s farm. Wanting all of the land in the area, he bribes the locals into selling their acres with promises of building roads, schools and churches—which he has no intentions of doing. He’s going to make his fortune no matter the cost to anyone else. As he builds his empire, men die, the locals don’t get anything promised, and Plainview gets stinking rich. Along the way, he makes few friends, many enemies, and alienates adopted son.