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Abe Lincoln in Illinois

Abe Lincoln in Illinois(1940)

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Brief Synopsis

An exploration into the domestic and political life of this past president.

Cast & Crew

John Cromwell Director
Raymond Massey Abraham Lincoln
Gene Lockhart Stephen Douglas
Ruth Gordon Mary Todd Lincoln
Mary Howard Ann Rutledge
Minor Watson Joshua Speed
Harvey Stephens Ninian Edwards
Alan Baxter Billy Herndon
Howard da Silva Jack Armstrong
Dorothy Tree Elizabeth Edwards
Aldrich Bowker Judge Bowling Green
Maurice Murphy John McNeil
Louis Jean Heydt Mentor Graham
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  World premiere in Washington, D.C.: 22 Jan 1940
Release Date:  1940 Production Date:  none available
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  RKO Radio Pictures, Inc.
Sound:  Mono (RCA Victor System) Production Co:  Max Gordon Plays and Pictures Corp., RKO Radio Pictures, Inc.
Duration(mins):  110 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  9,873    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • And Ruth Gordon, too

    Mike 2013-02-18

    A glimpse of Broadway at its best. MORE>

  • "We hold these truths to be self evident"

    I_Fortuna 2013-02-12

    I love this film. Raymond Massey is wonderful and as others have said, looks so much like the pictures we have of Lincoln. I wish all people could see... MORE>

  • Pretty Able

    ojc 2013-02-11

    Well start off with the positives. Raymond Massey does a wonderful job with the part, he ages convincingly, and while his manner of speaking may seem... MORE>