Directed by Steven Spielberg
Twelve Oscar nominations, with wins for Best Actor (Daniel Day-Lewis) and Production Design
Steven Spielberg directs two-time Academy Award® winner Daniel Day-Lewis in this 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, Abraham 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.
DIR/PROD Steven Spielberg; SCR Tony Kushner, from the book "Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln" by Doris Kearns Goodwin; PROD Kathleen Kennedy. US, 2012, color, 150 min. RATED PG-1