Released in theatres: November 9th, 2012


Steven Spielberg directs two-time Academy Award winner Daniel Day-Lewis in Lincoln, 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, 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.

  • Cast: Daniel Day-Lewis, Sally Field, David Strathairn, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, James Spader, Hal Holbrook, Tommy Lee Jones
  • Director: Steven Spielberg
  • Writers: Tony Kushner, John Logan, Paul Webb, Doris Kearns Goodwin (book "Team of Rivals")
  • Producers: Steven Spielberg, Kathleen Kennedy
  • Exec. Producers: Daniel Lupi, Jeff Skoll, Jonathan King
  • Cinematographer: Janusz Kaminski
  • Editor: Michael Kahn
  • Composer: John Williams
  • Prod. Designer: Rick Carter
  • Costumes: Joanna Johnston