The Rivalry


1h 30m 1975

Brief Synopsis

A television adaptation of the famous 1858 Lincoln-Douglas debates, in which Abraham Lincoln did verbal battle with Stephen Douglas, his opponent for a U.S. Senate seat, over the issue of slavery.

Film Details

Also Known As
Hallmark Hall of Fame (12/12/75), Rivalry
Release Date
1975
Production Company
Foote/Cone & Belding Productions; NBC Entertainment

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 30m

Synopsis

A television adaptation of the famous 1858 Lincoln-Douglas debates, in which Abraham Lincoln did verbal battle with Stephen Douglas, his opponent for a U.S. Senate seat, over the issue of slavery.

Film Details

Also Known As
Hallmark Hall of Fame (12/12/75), Rivalry
Release Date
1975
Production Company
Foote/Cone & Belding Productions; NBC Entertainment

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 30m

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Miscellaneous Notes

Aired in United States December 12, 1975

Broadcast as a presentation of the "Hallmark Hall of Fame."