Lincoln International Trailer Drops: Daniel Day Lewis is Clothed in Immense Power

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A new international trailer has dropped for Lincoln, focusing on the politics of passing the 13th Amendment to abolish slavery. Watch below:

Revered method actor Daniel Day-Lewis dives into the role of the 16th president in this biopic by Steven Spielberg. Sally Field stars as Mary Todd Lincoln, with Joseph Gordon-Levitt (Looper) as their son Robert.

David Strathairn, James Spader, Hal Holbrook, Tommy Lee Jones (Men in Black 3), Jackie Earle Haley, and David Oyelowo also star.

Lincoln hits theaters November 16. Take a look at these Lincoln stills for another look at Day-Lewis' transformation.

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Lincoln Quotes

Abraham Lincoln: Abolishing slavery by constitutional provisions settles the fate for all coming time. Not only of the millions now in bondage, but of unborn millions to come. Two votes stand in its way. These votes must be procured.
William Seward: We need two yeses. Three abstentions. Four yeses and one more abstention and the amendment will pass.
Abraham Lincoln: You've got a night and a day and a night; several perfectly good hours! Now get the hell out of here and get them!
James Ashley: Yes. But how?
Abraham Lincoln: Buzzard's guts, man! I am the President of the United States of America! Clothed in immense power! You will procure me these votes.

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

Thaddeus Stevens

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