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Abe Lincoln in Illinois (Spirit of the People) (1940)

Directed by


Starring (View all)
Edward Van Sloan Edward Van Sloan
Dr. Barrett
Ian Wolfe Ian Wolfe
Horace Greeley
Bryant Washburn Bryant Washburn
Minor Role
Landers Stevens Landers Stevens
Minor Role
John St. Polis John St. Polis
Minor Role
Kathryn Sheldon Kathryn Sheldon
Minor Role
William Worthington William Worthington
Minor Role


Written by
Grover Jones Grover Jones
(adaptation)


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5 years, 1 month ago at Jul 14 1:11
Eloquent but delicate; little gestures, strong speech softly rendered,it takes time (ante the entrance of Ruth Gordon) to catch that themes of the play and film are the doubt (almost rejection) of ambition of power, and some sense of doom and fatality.
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Release date: 19 April 1940
Tags: 1940 (2), Drama (2), 1940s (1), Historical (1), Political (1), History (1), Abraham (1), State In Title (1), US President (1), Territory (1), Illinois (1), B&w (1), Bw (1), Lincoln (1), President (1)
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