Top 5 There Will Be Blood Movie Facts

Following is our collection of There Will Be Blood facts. Handpicked and verified, these little-known details can be obscure enough most people will miss. These behind the scene easter eggs and hidden messages will give you another view of There Will Be Blood film message.

Oil man Daniel Plainview's oily bootprints can be seen leading to his seat, though he is not shown entering
Oil man Daniel Plainview's oily bootprints can be seen leading to his seat, though he is not shown entering

Daniel Plainview's son goes deaf, rendering him invulnerable to Plainview's ultimate weapon: his words. This provides a genuine, appropriate obstacle for Plainview in his ruthless thirst for power.

There Will Be Blood Hidden Details

After auditing Eli Sunday's sermon, Daniel Plainview says "That was one goddamn hell of a show", heavily blaspheming as a passive-aggressive slight against Eli.

1 - There are clever parallels in the "I am a Sinner" and "I am a false prophet" scenes. Explanation in comments.
There are clever parallels in the "I am a Sinner" and "I am a false prophet" scenes. Explanation in comments.

Cast and Details

Here are the full cast and crew of There Will Be Blood. The goofs, crazy credits, and trivia they have performed may have not taken your attention. Some are hidden for a reason, while others randomly forgotten.