Lincoln Gets a New Clip: Should We Get to Work?

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Three lobbyists are briefed in this new clip from Lincoln. Take a look:

The clip stars James Spader, John Hawkes (American Gangster), and Tim Blake Nelson (O Brother, Where Art Thou?) as Republican operatives tasked with lobbying for the passing of the 13th Amendment.

Daniel Day-Lewis stars in the biopic as the 16th president, with Sally Field as Mary Todd Lincoln, and Joseph Gordon-Levitt (Looper) as their son Robert. Tommy Lee Jones, David Strathairn, and David Oyelowo also star.

Lincoln is directed by Steven Spielberg. It hits theaters in limited release today, and opens wide November 16.

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Lincoln Quotes

The greatest measure of the 19th century was passed by corruption, aided and abetted by the purest man in America.

Thaddeus Stevens

[giving a speech at a dedication raising the flag] The part assigned to me is to raise the flag which, if there be no fault in the machinery, I will do. And, when up, it shall be for the people to keep it up. That's my speech.

Abraham Lincoln

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