Daniel Plainview

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Daniel Plainview is the oil tycoon from There Will Be Blood. He's cold-hearted, greedy and focused on one thing: money. Representing the worst in capitalism, this character abandons his son and ends up an old, lonely man. But definitely a rich one.

Played By
Daniel Day-Lewis
Full Name
Daniel Plainview

Daniel Plainview Quotes

I'm going to bury you underground, Eli.


Don't be thick in front of me, Al.


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There Will Be Blood Quotes

I'm your brother... from another mother.

Henry Brands

Aren't you a healer, and a vessel for the holy spirit? When are you coming over and make my son hear again? CAN'T YOU DO THAT?