The revealing story of the 16th US 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.
- Genre: History, Drama
- Studio: DreamWorks Pictures, 20th Century Fox, Amblin Entertainment, Dune Entertainment, The Kennedy/Marshall Company, Participant, Reliance Entertainment
- Keyword: usa president, mutiny, speech, based on true story, battlefield, historical fiction, family conflict, mourning, american civil war, cultural conflict, battle of gettysburg, secession, presidential cabinet, gettysburg address, conflagration, ethical dilemma, emancipation, 19th century, abraham lincoln, abraham, lincoln
- Cast: Daniel Day-Lewis, Sally Field, David Strathairn, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, James Spader, Hal Holbrook