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Thread: Lincoln the Movie

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    Lincoln the Movie

    We went to see the movie Lincoln last night. It was a great movie, one of the best I've seen in a while! What I thought was interesting was the portrayal of the quiet maneuvers to get the amendment passed. The political scene hasn't changed since then!

    Daniel Day-Lewis was unbelievable in his role, and so was Sally Field!

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    I so want to see that but it has not come to any theater close to us yet. Thanks for the review.

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    my SIL and her hubby went to see it, too. they used a free voucher, but said they would definitely pay to see it again. the only thing... it's 2.5 hrs long!
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    My husband and I have been wanting to see it. Thanks for the feedback, now I'll make sure he really does get to see it over the Christmas break. He's such a good sport and goes to see almost any movie I ask him to see, but this one he is really interested in!

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    My BFF and her DH saw this. She raved about it and is now reading and enjoying the book it was based upon. I'd love to see it, but seldom get a chance to go to the movies.

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    I will check the movie out at my library when they get a copy of it.

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    I agree... it is a good movie!
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    I loved it - it was like seeing history come alive. I kept trying to see Daniel Day Lewis, but I could only see Lincoln. I did not think it was too long. I want to read the book, too.

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    I can't wait to see it On Demand on my tv. I am looking forward to it.
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    reading the book, it is very interesting but you need to have wikipedia available. Very detailed, while nicely explained, there are lots of things I just needed to look up.

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