There Will Be Blood

Hollywood: Paramount Pictures, 2006. Draft script for the 2007 film.

Based on Upton Sinclair's 1927 novel "Oil!," about a prospector's relentless greed during Southern California's oil boom in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Nominated for eight Academy Awards, winning two, including Best Actor for Daniel Day-Lewis.

Self wrappers, integral with title page, with a credit for screenwriter Paul Thomas Anderson. 124 leaves, with last page of text numbered 132. Xerographically duplicated, with white pages dated 2-20-06, and with blue and pink revision pages throughout, dated variously between 5-18-06 and 7-26-06. Pages and wrapper Near Fine, bound with two gold brads. In a custom green quarter-leather clamshell box.

[Book #156573]