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Release
25 January 2013
Certificate PG
Cast
Sally Field, Daniel Day-Lewis, Tommy Lee Jones, David Strathairn, James Spader
Director(s)
Steven Spielberg
Screenwriter(s)
Tony Kushner

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Lincoln

Genres Drama, War

Film synopsis A vivid account of Lincoln’s (Day-Lewis) mission to sway the House Of Representatives and pass the 13th Amendment, effectively outlawing slavery.

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LINCOLN NEWS
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Jared Harris Set For Lincoln He'll play Ulysses S Grant
Jackie Earle Haley Joins Lincoln He'll play Alexander Stephens
Walton Goggins On For Lincoln He'll play Wells A Hutchins
David Strathairn Recruited For Lincoln He'll be William Seward
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Sally Field Officially Joins Lincoln She'll play Mary Todd
Daniel Day-Lewis Will Be Lincoln For Steven Spielberg...
Spielberg Drops Harvey No invisible rabbit for Steven

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They released this for Thanksgiving in the States...
...why not release it for Christmas here?  More

Posted by Cameron1975Williams at 11:36, 20 December 2012 | Report This Post

RE: Lincoln
This look's like a masterpiece in the making! And Daniel Day Lewis. My god! What an actor! Up there with the greats. He was simply breath-taking in There Will Be Blood and Gangs of New York, you just couldn't keep your eyes off him. And this film look's like it will be the same. Whilst great actor's like De Niro and Al Pacino have simmered down of late, and their recent outputs very poor - Daniel Day Lewis keeps going strong. He's worked with one of the finest directors of the past couple of de More

Posted by Nexus Wookie at 09:46, 14 September 2012 | Report This Post

RE: Lincoln
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qiSAbAuLhqs&feature=yout u.be here it is, the official trailer  More

Posted by TheGodfather at 00:45, 14 September 2012 | Report This Post

WOW!!! just saw the trailer premiere in the Google+ Hangout. It trailer looked AMAZING!!! Thought it looked BEAUTIFUL.The text, the voice of Day-Lewis as Lincoln, the music: This is going to be really an epic film with a BRILLIANT (from the look of it) Daniel Day-Lewis  More

Posted by TheGodfather at 00:18, 14 September 2012 | Report This Post

Neeson?
This page may be in need of an update!  More

Posted by Pixaroholic at 10:40, 23 July 2012 | Report This Post

RE: RE:
With the new performance capture technology Spielberg could render the real Lincoln's face onto an actor (Neeson or someone else).   I hope he doesn't, though...  More

Posted by grucl at 11:54, 02 August 2010 | Report This Post

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I reckon The Berg will get him back... make-up is a wonderful thing and it's not like Neeson looks his age.  More

Posted by Timon at 09:53, 02 August 2010 | Report This Post

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eeson Quits Spielberg's "Lincoln" nk] Though he's been attached for many years, Liam Neeson has revealed to GMTV via Spye's no longer involved in Steven Spielberg's long-gestating "Lincoln" biopic. "I'm not actually playing Lincoln now. I was attached to it for a while, but it's now...I'm past my sell-by date" said Neeson during a talk show interview. The actor is probably referring to age - Neeson is 58 and Lincoln died at 56. The film is also a long way off from production with Tony Ku More

Posted by TheGodfather at 20:47, 01 August 2010 | Report This Post

hmm i heard it's on hold indefinitely, i hope not as i am super excited to see Spielberg at his best, and Leeson is just super casting i can already picture him in the roll  More

Posted by arastrider at 12:20, 09 July 2010 | Report This Post

RE: Spielberg's Lincoln
Finally Ford may be doing a serious film again or a worthy one...its about fucking time.  More

Posted by doncopey1 at 17:20, 30 April 2009 | Report This Post

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