We do not really
get to penetrate into the psyche of its protagonist Daniel Plainview nor do we ........
It is neither interested in conclusive ... nor does it concern itself with giving a comprehensive .
There is a lot of skip.. just as there is ..... a lot of lingering. The movie takes large leap that seem to .. and at the same time it ... that seem to ... People looking for a traditional epic is bound to be disappointed with this movie.
But I think P.T.A is trying to forge a new language of cinema through this movie.
where the .. is not tethered to the narrative nor is . ....
A lot of people have linked There Will Be Blood with Stanley Kubrick's 2001: A Space Odyssey and Orson Welles' Citizen Kane, two other epic movies that defined ...
Like Citizen Kane, There Will Be Blood charts the journey of an imposing egoist, from his humble beginnings to his lofty, lonesome heights. However, I don't think it attempts to understand or explain its protagonist, as most epics tend to do.
Citizen Kane was, in the futility of attempting to understand or explain a man's whole life with a mere word.
"I don't think any word can explain a man's life
"I don't think any word can explain a man's life."