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Lincoln

Steven Spielberg directs two-time Academy Award winner Daniel Day-Lewis in ‘Lincoln,’ a revealing drama that focuses on the 1… Read More

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Moviefone’s New Release of the Week“Lincoln”What’s It About? Steven Spielberg and Daniel Day-Lewis take on the story of The Great Emancipator in “Lincoln.” The film centers on honest Abe’s final months in office, trying to unite a divided country and abolish slavery.See It

What Is ‘Lincoln’? Oscar Nominee Guide 2013

  • Daniel Day-Lewis (Abraham Lincoln)

    In “Lincoln,” we see a folksy teller of tales who’s remarkably approachable to the public but who’s not averse to back-room meetings and even bribes to accomplish his goal of passing the Thirteenth Amendment. Lincoln must work with divisive factions in Congress and his own Cabinet to secure the necessary votes. We also get a glimpse of his often rocky marriage to wife Mary Todd and

  • The writer-producer of the upcoming film Killing Lincoln says infamous presidential assassin John Wilkes Booth could be a “poster boy for the tea party.”

    The incendiary comment was made on National Geographic Channel’s press tour panel Friday. Killing Lincoln dramatizes the final days of the 16h president and the man who killed him. The film’s writer and executive producer Erik Jendresen criticized the typical portrayal of Booth as a… Continue reading ‘Killing Lincoln’ producer says John Wilkes Booth could be tea party ‘poster boy’

    Welcome to the first in what will be a series of weekly columns updating the state of the Oscar race. We’ll continue to trace who’s ahead and who’s a long shot as we gauge the impact of each week’s new developments, from the critics’ prizes to the Golden Globes to the various guild awards.

    The next couple of weeks will be especially eventful, with the National Society of Film Critics, the… Continue reading Oscars 2013: Best Picture Race Is Down To 'Lincoln' vs. 'Zero Dark Thirty'

    Today, the nominations for the 2013 Golden Globes were announced. The 70th annual awards ceremony will air on Sunday, January 13, 2013.

    So what stars (and films) have the Hollywood Foreign Press Association given nods to this year? No surprises that “Zero Dark Thirty,” “Argo” and “Lincoln” were all selected for Best Picture. A little more shocking was the inclusion of “Salmon Fishing in the Yemen” in the Best Picture, Comedy… Continue reading Golden Globes 2013 Nominations: 'Zero Dark Thirty,' 'Les Mis' And 'Lincoln' Lead The Way