This weekend, director Steven Spielberg's "Lincoln", starring Daniel Day-Lewis, opens in a limited release in AMC Theatres expanding everywhere on November 16 - make sure to purchase your tickets HERE.
We had the opportunity to sit down with stars Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Sally Field and James Spader recently, to talk about what Day-Lewis brought to his interpretation of the icon that is Lincoln, what we can learn from Lincoln's presidency that applies to our contemporary world and the surprising humor that the film offers.
Take a look at our video interviews below!
Sally Field Talks "Lincoln":
Joseph Gordon-Levitt Talks "Lincoln":
James Spader Talks "Lincoln":
Based on the best-selling book "Team of Rivals," by Pulitzer Prize-winning historian Doris Kearns Goodwin. The screenplay has been written by the Pulitzer Prize winner, Tony Award winner, and Academy Award nominated writer Tony Kushner "Lincoln" focuses on the last four months of the president's life and the political strategizing he undertook at the close of the Civil War to ensure that slavery would be forever outlawed. “Our movie is really about a working leader who must make tough decisions and get things done in the face of overwhelming opposition,” director Steven Spielberg says.
Steven Spielberg directs a cast that includes Daniel Day-Lewis, Sally Field, Tommy Lee Jones, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Hal Holbrook, James Spader, John Hawkes, Tim Blake Nelson, Bruce McGill, Joseph Cross, David Costabile, Byron Jennings, Dakin Matthews, Boris McGiver, Gloria Reuben, Jeremy Strong, David Warshofsky, David Strathairn, Walton Goggins, Lee Pace, Jackie Earle Haley, David Oyelowo and Jared Harris.
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