Daniel Plainview is an independent oil man, who with his son H.W., is looking for prospects in California at the turn of the 20th Century. They are challenged by a young preacher, Eli Sunday, whose own ambition is matched by Plainview’s. Their battle forms the centre of a scary, darkly-comic historical journeyinto an abyss of madness.
Ratings and Reviews
Slow-moving, somber drama is too mature for kids.
Cast & Crew
- Paramount Vantage, Miramax Films, Ghoulardi Film Company
- © 2007 Miramax. All rights reserved.
- English (Stereo, Dolby)
- Closed captions refer to subtitles in the available language with the addition of relevant non-dialogue information.