Released: 2007
Director: Paul Thomas Anderson
Starring: Daniel Day-Lewis, Paul Dano

This sweeping epic about the treachery and hardships that plagued the American oil industry in its early days earned P.T.A. a couple award show appearances. But all you need to know is that Daniel Day-Lewis killed it and he will drink your milkshake. No pause.

YOU AUGHTA KNOW:
The main character Daniel Plainview was modeled loosely on famous oil man Edward Doheny and his characteristics were based on Count Dracula.