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Redefining Classic

What is classic film?  a few may shout “Chaplin” or “Clark Gable” but even more would say “Do you mean the “70s”?”  Well, certainly these kind of stereotypes are true. 522 more words


The Also-Rans -- Atonement (Best Picture Nominee 2007)

Directed by Joe Wright

Screenplay By Christopher Hampton, based upon the novel by Ian McEwan

Starring James McAvoy, Keira Knightley, Saoirse Ronan, Benedict Cumberbatch and Juno Temple 1,326 more words

The Also Ran's Project


2007 – A movie about oil prospecting, inspired by an Upton Sinclair novel but somehow even less exciting.

While watching the 2.5-hour-long There Will Be Blood… 876 more words


There Will be (more) Blood

  1.  What is the significance of the title?
  2. What is ‘The American Dream’?
  3. What or who does Daniel Plainview represent?
  4. What characterises his relationship with the land?
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There Will Be Blood

There Will Be Blood

Film Discussion

Read through the following questions and choose your top three you would like to discuss. Take a note of these.  When you group convenes you will each contribute one question for discussion. 650 more words

There Will Be Blood

There Will Be Blood (2007)

“I have a competition in me. I want no one else to succeed. I hate most people.”

There Will Be Blood is a film that has all the ingredients for greatness. 790 more words


Drainage Dear Eli..

Yesterday afternoon while trying to regain some bodily strength after being sick, I watched Daniel Day Louis’s classic movie, There Will Be Blood. A story of two socio-psychopaths trying to destroy each other in their own way. 198 more words

This Too Will Pass