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Rating: 6.8/10 by 1995 users

Lincoln (2012)

A revealing drama that focuses on the 16th President's tumultuous final months in office. In a nation divided by war and the strong winds of change, Lincoln pursues a course of action designed to end the war, unite the country and abolish slavery. With the moral courage and fierce determination to succeed, his choices during this critical moment will change the fate of generations to come.

Directing:
  • Steven Spielberg
Writing:
  • Tony Kushner
  • Doris Kearns Goodwin
Stars:
Release Date: Fri, Nov 09, 2012

Rating: 6.8/10 by 1995 users

Alternative Title:
林肯 - TW
Линкольн - RU
リンカーン - JP
링컨 - KR

Country:
India
United States of America
Language:
English
Runtime: 02 hour 29 minutes
Budget: $65,000,000
Revenue: $275,293,450

Plot Keyword: usa president, mutiny, speech, battlefield, family conflict, mourning, american civil war, cultural conflict, based on true events, battle of gettysburg, secession, presidential cabinet, gettysburg address, conflagration, ethical dilemma, emancipation, 19th century, abraham lincoln

Daniel Day-Lewis
Abraham Lincoln
Sally Field
Mary Todd Lincoln
David Strathairn
William Seward
Hal Holbrook
Preston Blair
Tommy Lee Jones
Thaddeus Stevens
Lee Pace
Fernando Wood
Jackie Earle Haley
Alexander Stephens
Jared Harris
Ulysses S. Grant
Bruce McGill
Edwin Stanton
Walton Goggins
Wells A. Hutchins
Tim Blake Nelson
Richard Schell
Boris McGiver
Alexander Coffroth
Adam Driver
Samuel Beckwith
John Hawkes
Robert Latham
Peter McRobbie
George Pendleton
Gloria Reuben
Elizabeth Keckley
Jeremy Strong
John Nicolay
David Costabile
James Ashley
Stephen Spinella
Asa Vintner Litton
Walton Goggins
Clay Hawkins
David Warshofsky
William Hutton
Colman Domingo
Private Harold Green
Lukas Haas
First White Soldier
Dane DeHaan
Second White Soldier
Bill Camp
Mr.Jolly
Julie White
Elizabeth Blair Lee
Byron Jennings
Montgomery Blair
Richard Topol
James Speed
Walter Smith
William Fessenden
Wayne Duvall
Senator Bluff Wade
Bill Raymond
Schuyler Colfax
Drew Sease
David Homer Bates
John Hutton
Senator Charles Sumner
Chase Edmunds
Willie Lincoln
Gregory Itzin
Judge John A. Campbell
John Lescault
Gustavus Fox
Mike Shiflett
Senator R.M.T. Hunter
Gannon McHale
Aaron Haddam
Ken Lambert
August Benjamin
Thomas K. Belgrey
Arthur Bentleigh
Armistead Wellford
Nehemiah Cleary
Ted Johnson
John Ellis
Don Henderson Baker
Walter Appleton
Raynor Scheine
Josiah S. 'Beanpole' Burton
Todd Fletcher
Walter H. Washburn
Charles Kinney
Myer Strauss
Joseph Carlson
Joseph Marstern
Michael Goodwin
Chilton A. Elliot
Edward McDonald
Daniel G. Stuart
Jim Batchelder
Howard Guillefoyle
Gregory Hosaflook
John F. McKenzie
Joe Kerkes
Andrew E. Finck
Larry Van Hoose
Avon Hanready
Christopher Boyer
General Robert E. Lee
Robert Shepherd
Dr. Joseph K. Barnes
Grainger Hines
Gideon Welles
Skye Dennis
Union Soldier
Scott Wichmann
Charles Benjamin
David Oyelowo
Corporal Ira Clark

n22kwhips

Very powerful journey back into history!

Andres Gomez

It lacked a big deal of rhythm but the revision of the history and, specially, the great performance by Day-Lewis makes it a movie worth watching.