There Will Be Blood ★★★★★

Here is the perfect step by step guide to film making genius:

1. You find yourself a period drama novel, full of violence and profound emotional impact.

2. Tell yourself you fancy a bash at The Academy Awards this year.

3. But, in order to do that, you need an actor who's so immaculate and untarnished in every way that he simply oozes virtuoso with every word he says and every step he takes.

4. Call Daniel Day-Lewis...

5. Congratulations on your 5-step guide to winning an Oscar, and gaining universal success and critical acclaim.