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Daniel Plainview (Character)
from There Will Be Blood (2007)

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There Will Be Blood -- A story about family, greed, religion, and oil, centered around a turn-of-the-century prospector in the early days of the business.
There Will Be Blood -- A story about family, greed, religion, and oil, centered around a turn-of-the-century prospector in the early days of the business.
There Will Be Blood -- A story about family, greed, religion, and oil, centered around a turn-of-the-century prospector in the early days of the business.
There Will Be Blood -- A story about family, greed, religion, and oil, centered around a turn-of-the-century prospector in the early days of the business.
There Will Be Blood -- A story about family, greed, religion, and oil, centered around a turn-of-the-century prospector in the early days of the business.

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Daniel Plainview is a fictional oil tycoon and the protagonist of 2008's There Will Be Blood... See more »

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  1. "Smosh"
        - If Movies Were Real 3 (2013) TV episode, Played by Ian Hecox
        - There Will Be Pokemon (2008) TV episode, Played by Ian Hecox

  2. "Saturday Night Live"
    ... aka "NBC's Saturday Night" - USA (complete title)
    ... aka "SNL" - USA (informal title)
    ... aka "SNL 25" - USA (alternative title)
    ... aka "Saturday Night" - USA (first season title)
    ... aka "Saturday Night Live '80" - USA (sixth season title)
    ... aka "Saturday Night Live 15" - USA (fifteenth season title)
    ... aka "Saturday Night Live 20" - USA (twentieth season title)
    ... aka "Saturday Night Live 25" - USA (twentyfifth season title)
        - Tina Fey/Carrie Underwood (2008) TV episode, Played by Bill Hader
  3. There Will Be Blood (2007) Played by Daniel Day-Lewis
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  1. Ceremonia de inauguración - 56º festival internacional de cine de San Sebastián (2008) (TV) Played by Daniel Day-Lewis
  2. Oscar, que empiece el espectáculo (2008) (TV) Played by Daniel Day-Lewis

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From There Will Be Blood (2007)
H.M. Tilford: We'll make you a millionaire while you're sitting here from one minute to the next.
Plainview: What else would I do with myself?
H.M. Tilford: You asking me?
Plainview: What else would I do with myself?
H.M. Tilford: Take care of your son. I don't know what you would do.
Plainview: If you were me and Standard offered to buy what you had for a million dollars, why? So, why?
H.M. Tilford: You know why.
Plainview: Yeah, you fellows just scratch around in the dirt and find it like the rest of us instead of buying up someone else's hard work.
J.J. Carter: [defensively] I've scratched around the dirt, son.
Plainview: You gonna change your shipping costs?
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