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As the people of the United States battle the Civil War, Abraham Lincoln (Daniel Day-Lewis) also battles a war with the leaders of government as he tries to abolish slavery. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: A-
Violence: C
Sexual Content: A-
Language: D+
Drugs/Alcohol: C
Run Time: 150
Theater Release: 09 Nov 2012
Video Release: 26 Mar 2013
MPAA Rating: PG-13
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The legacy of Abraham Lincoln has inspired many movie depictions. His death ignites a mystery in National Treasure 2: Book of Secrets. He comes alive and to the rescue in Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian. And he is part of a homework project in Bill and Ted’s Excellent Adventure. Historical dramas about his time in government include Gods and Generals. The trail of his accused assassins is portrayed in The Conspirator. Meanwhile, across the ocean, William Wilberforce, a member of Parliament in 18th century England also fights to end slavery in Britain in the drama Amazing Grace.

Home Video Extra Features

Home Video Notes: Lincoln

Release Date: 26 March 2013

Lincoln releases to home video in 2 packages:

Lincoln: 2-Disc Combo Pack (Blu-ray/DVD) comes with:

- The Journey To Lincoln

- A Historic Tapestry

Lincoln: 4-Disc Combo Pack (2 Blu-rays/DVD/Digital Copy) includes:

- The Journey To Lincoln

- A Historic Tapestry

- In The Company Of Character

- Crafting The Past

- Living With Lincoln

- In Lincoln’s Footsteps

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