Abraham Lincoln (1930)

STARRING:
Walter Huston, Una Merkel
DIRECTED BY:
D.W. Griffith
GENRE:
Drama
Abraham Lincoln is one of the earliest film biographies of America’s 16th president. Lincoln (Walter Huston) is shown from his early days, to his presidency, to his assassination at age 56. Featuring a superb ensemble that also includes Jason Robards Sr., Una Merkel, and Kay Hammond the Lincoln saga was directed by groundbreaking filmmaker D.W. Griffith (The Birth of a Nation) and will have you enthralled! (BW)