Review: Lincoln

February 21, 2013
"LINCOLN"L-001131RDaniel Day Lewis stars as President Abraham Lincoln in this scene from director Steven Spielberg's "Lincoln" from DreamWorks Pictures and Twentieth Century Fox.Ph: David James, SMPSP©DreamWorks II Distribution Co., LLC.  All Rights Reserved.

Originally Posted: 10th January 2013.

Uma and Joe get in an early review of “Lincoln”, out in Malaysian cinemas on 21st February. Arguably one of the best movies of 2012, this is a film the guys were longing to see. Listen to the podcast to find out if it lived up to their expectations.

Plot: As the Civil War continues to rage, America’s president struggles with continuing carnage on the battlefield and as he fights with many inside his own cabinet on the decision to emancipate the slaves.

Director: Steven Spielberg

Writers: Tony Kushner (screenplay); Doris Kearns Goodwin (book) (in part)

Stars: Daniel Day-Lewis, Sally Field, Tommy Lee Jones, David Strathairn, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, James Spader, Hal Holbrook, John Hawkes, Jackie Earle Haley, Bruce McGill, Tim Blake Nelson, Joseph Cross, Jared Harris, Lee Pace