Lincoln Synopsis
During President Lincoln's tumultuous final months in office, he pursues a course of action to end the Civil War, unite the country and abolish slavery.
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Just about perfect!

By pedsarq
This is a terrific moviegoing experience! The fact that this is history and a great lesson for us all to see is just a plus, because this is movie-making at its finest. There are action and battle...

A Man for All Times - "Lincoln"

By Conch39
As many have already written, the acting of Lewis, Fields, Jones, Holbrook, Strathairn and others created so many memorable vignettes that "Lincoln" will become another classic portrayal of Lincoln...

Lincoln's other battles

By dpswarn
Daniel Day-Lewis, of course, is a top candidate for an Oscar, but Sally Fields and many of the supporting cast need to also be considered, especially Tommie Lee Jones. And, Spielberg is as usual...

daniel day lewis

By myboychf
daniel day lewis portrayal of abraham lincoln is a tour de force. you actually feel you are in the same room with lincoln. his persona and lincoln mannirisim's are right. the hands down winner for...

Lincoln was the perfect movie!

By rb_in_chicago
I see over 100 movies a year and can always predict the Academy Award nominees. This will absolutely be among them, and possibly the winner. It's that good. This movie also makes you realize why...

Outstanding!

By gvernonj
This is one of the best historical dramas I have ever seen. The screenplay and the performances were wonderful. Not only was DDL amazing, but Sally Field, Tommy Lee Jones and James Spader were also...

A must and please take your young tween!!!

By jimmy0601
I don't know were to begin, but Steven Spielberg is brilliant. I just adore him as a director. If Daniel Day Lewis doesn't win and Oscar, then I truly believe hollywood doesn't know true acting. He...

"Lincoln"... How Things Get Done.

By chazmichel
Every American from about 10 years old and up should see Spielberg's "Lincoln"... If we all did see this important film, we'd be a little less cynical about our politics and our politicians. We'd...

Lincoln

By movie vixen
Go for the performances. Go for the story. Go for the history lesson. Above all, go for the pleasure of meeting this remarkable man of intellect, honor and conscience. Beautifully done!...

I loved everything about LINCOLN.

By larethas
Superbly ACTED and DIRECTED. Brilliant cinematography. One or two mentions here by fan reviewers regarding script problems. Not TRUE. The story is beautifully told and the language is rich, dense,...

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Rated PG-13 | For Intense Scene of War Violence, Brief Strong Language and Some Images of Carnage
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Common Sense Media says Outstanding drama about revered leader's political genius.
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