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A great film that will appeal to few

Advantages: Well made and great acting
Disadvantages: Heavy on the dialogue and a tiny part of Lincoln's life

...is a film only review as I saw this in the cinema when it was not yet out on DVD in this country. My husband and I recently visited Springfield in Illinois and all the Lincoln sites including the museum where his story is told very well. We also visi ...

catsholiday 25.02.2014 · Read full review
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Lincoln the Dots

Advantages: Phenomenal performances, solid writing and great production values.
Disadvantages: Feels like one long history lesson, which requires further study to appreciate fully.

...In the last four months of his life, Abraham Lincoln steers his country through a turbulent period. As the American Civil War rages on, causing destruction and death on both sides, Lincoln seeks to end slavery by pushing the 13th Amendment through Congres ...

afy9mab 13.03.2013 · Read full review
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Daniel Day Lewis - The Bono of cinema!

Advantages: Top form from DDL
Disadvantages: Bit flat at times

Star – Daniel Day Lewis Genre – Drama County – USA Certificate – PG13 Run Time – 150 minutes Oscars – 2 (11 nominations) Amazon – £12.75DVD (£18.00 Blue Ray) --------------------------------------------------- So Daniel Day Lewis did it, the f ...

thedevilinme 07.03.2013 · Read full review
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Lincoln

Advantages: Brilliant acting ensemble, fantastic script, as informative as it is entertaining - top stuff
Disadvantages: None

...It's a story we all think we know so well. Abraham Lincoln, the 16th President of the United States, abolished slavery. Yay, he's a hero and hurrah for Lincoln who remains an American icon. But Steven Spielberg is here to tell us that it wasn't a simple t ...

goldenbat666 01.07.2013 · Read full review
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Hanks and Rylance on top form!

Advantages: Hanks and Rylance in top form!
Disadvantages: Bit long

...13 Country – USA/Germany Awards – Wins & Nominations Amazon – £10.00 DVD (Blue Ray £14.99) = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = So Bridge of Spies, Steven Spielberg’s latest O ...

thedevilinme 08.04.2016 · Read full review
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