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1. The Ridiculous 6 (2015)

TV-14 | 119 min | Comedy, Western

4.8
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18 Metascore

An outlaw who was raised by Native Americans discovers that he has five half-brothers; together the men go on a mission to find their wayward, deadbeat dad.

Director: Frank Coraci | Stars: Adam Sandler, Terry Crews, Jorge Garcia, Taylor Lautner

Votes: 39,196

2. Zoolander (2001)

PG-13 | 90 min | Comedy

6.6
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61 Metascore

At the end of his career, a clueless fashion model is brainwashed to kill the Prime Minister of Malaysia.

Director: Ben Stiller | Stars: Ben Stiller, Owen Wilson, Christine Taylor, Will Ferrell

Votes: 232,399 | Gross: $45.17M

3. National Treasure: Book of Secrets (2007)

PG | 124 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery

6.5
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48 Metascore

Benjamin Gates must follow a clue left in John Wilkes Booth's diary to prove his ancestor's innocence in the assassination of Abraham Lincoln.

Director: Jon Turteltaub | Stars: Nicolas Cage, Diane Kruger, Justin Bartha, Jon Voight

Votes: 206,078 | Gross: $219.96M

4. Bedazzled (2000)

PG-13 | 93 min | Comedy, Fantasy

6.0
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49 Metascore

Hopeless dweeb Elliot Richards is granted seven wishes by the Devil to snare Allison, the girl of his dreams, in exchange for his soul.

Director: Harold Ramis | Stars: Brendan Fraser, Elizabeth Hurley, Frances O'Connor, Miriam Shor

Votes: 91,363 | Gross: $37.88M

5. The Birth of a Nation (1915)

Not Rated | 195 min | Drama, History, War

6.6
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The Stoneman family finds its friendship with the Camerons affected by the Civil War, both fighting in opposite armies. The development of the war in their lives plays through to Lincoln's assassination and the birth of the Ku Klux Klan.

Director: D.W. Griffith | Stars: Lillian Gish, Mae Marsh, Henry B. Walthall, Miriam Cooper

Votes: 20,550 | Gross: $10.00M

6. Gods and Generals (2003)

PG-13 | 219 min | Biography, Drama, History

6.4
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30 Metascore

The rise and fall of legendary war hero Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson as he leads the Confederacy to great success against the Union from 1861 to 1863.

Director: Ron Maxwell | Stars: Stephen Lang, Robert Duvall, Jeff Daniels, Donzaleigh Abernathy

Votes: 14,583 | Gross: $12.87M

7. The Conspirator (2010)

PG-13 | 122 min | Crime, Drama, History

6.9
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55 Metascore

Mary Surratt is the lone female charged as a co-conspirator in the assassination trial of Abraham Lincoln. As the whole nation turns against her, she is forced to rely on her reluctant lawyer to uncover the truth and save her life.

Director: Robert Redford | Stars: Robin Wright, James McAvoy, Tom Wilkinson, Kevin Kline

Votes: 26,490 | Gross: $11.54M

8. Lincoln (1992 TV Movie)

240 min | Biography, History

7.0
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Famous actors and actresses read testimonies from people close to Lincoln about him and his actions during the Civil War.

Directors: Peter W. Kunhardt, James A. Edgar | Stars: Jason Robards, James Earl Jones, Glenn Close, Richard Widmark

Votes: 228

9. Abraham Lincoln (1930)

Passed | 96 min | Biography, Drama, History

5.8
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An episodic biography of the 16th President of the United States.

Director: D.W. Griffith | Stars: Walter Huston, Una Merkel, William L. Thorne, Lucille La Verne

Votes: 1,200

10. The Prisoner of Shark Island (1936)

Approved | 96 min | Biography, Drama, History

7.3
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The story of Dr. Samuel Mudd, who was imprisoned after innocently treating President Lincoln's assassin in 1865.

Director: John Ford | Stars: Warner Baxter, Gloria Stuart, Claude Gillingwater, Arthur Byron

Votes: 1,789

11. The Day Lincoln Was Shot (1998 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 95 min | Biography, Drama, History

7.0
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April 14, 1865. As four year of Civil War draw to a close, our country again faces unforgettable tragedy: the assassination of the President. Starring Lance Henriksen as the Great ... See full summary »

Director: John Gray | Stars: Rob Morrow, Lance Henriksen, Donna Murphy, Jean Louisa Kelly

Votes: 325

12. Lincoln (1988)

188 min | Drama, History, War

7.2
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After arriving in Washington in 1861 after his election, Abraham Lincoln struggles with personal and political problems during his Presidency.

Stars: Richard Mulligan, Deborah Adair, Tom Brennan, Gregory Cooke

Votes: 351

13. Prince of Players (1955)

Approved | 102 min | Biography, Drama

6.8
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A tragic and sentimental story that depicts the early career of the 19th century American actor, Edwin Booth with some mention of the events leading to the assassination of President ... See full summary »

Director: Philip Dunne | Stars: Richard Burton, Maggie McNamara, John Derek, Raymond Massey

Votes: 323

14. The Lincoln Conspiracy (1977)

G | 90 min | Drama

6.1
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Sunn Classics "speculative fiction" film proposing a theory that the killer of Abe Lincoln escaped to Canada instead of being tracked down and killed soon after the assassination.

Director: James L. Conway | Stars: Bradford Dillman, John Dehner, John Anderson, Robert Middleton

Votes: 117

15. The Ordeal of Dr. Mudd (1980 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 145 min | Biography, Drama, History

7.2
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Country doctor Samuel Mudd is unfairly punished by the U.S. Government after he unwisely shelters a wounded John Wilkes Booth during the night after Abraham Lincoln's assassination.

Director: Paul Wendkos | Stars: Dennis Weaver, Susan Sullivan, Richard Dysart, Michael McGuire

Votes: 133

16. The Dramatic Life of Abraham Lincoln (1924)

120 min | Biography, Drama, History

5.3
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A biographical film featuring the presidency and assassination of Abraham Lincoln during the American Civil War.

Director: Phil Rosen | Stars: George A. Billings, Danny Hoy, Ruth Clifford, Nell Craig

Votes: 19

17. They've Killed President Lincoln! (1971 TV Movie)

60 min | Drama, History

7.6
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The events surrounding the assassination of President Abraham Lincoln in 1865, dramatized using simulated documentary footage.

Director: Robert Guenette | Stars: Richard Basehart, Richard Bauer, Mark D'Angelo, Brian Donohue

Votes: 16

18. Booth (II) (2005)

18 min | Short, Drama

8.0
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Set in the immediate post-civil war era, John Wilkes Booth and his conspirators: Dutch, Paine and Herald, plan the simultaneous assassination of President Abraham Lincoln, the Vice President, and the Secretary of State.

Director: Mark Freiburger | Stars: Jim Babel, Annamarie Gatto, R. Keith Harris, Colin Key

Votes: 36

19. The Persistence of Dreams (2005)

4 min | Short, Drama, History

8.4
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Three days before his death, Abraham Lincoln dreamt of his assassination. Shot in real-time, this film portrays the last conscious moments of Lincoln's life.

Director: Erik Courtney | Stars: Jeffrey DeMunn, Rosemary Knower, Sean Hagan, Jane Beard

Votes: 41

20. The Twilight Zone (1959–1964)
Episode: Back There (1961)

TV-PG | 25 min | Fantasy, Horror, Mystery

7.7
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At a prominent club in Washington, D.C., a socialite argues about whether it would be possible to change history by traveling back in time. When he leaves the club he finds himself in 1865, on the night that President Lincoln will be shot.

Director: David Orrick McDearmon | Stars: Russell Johnson, Paul Hartman, Bartlett Robinson, John Lasell

Votes: 1,521

21. Ghost Lab (2009– )
Episode: John Wilkes Booth (2009)

TV-14 | 43 min | Documentary, Mystery, Reality-TV

6.2
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The Klinge brothers investigate Granbury Opera House in Granbury Texas, believed to be where John Wilkes Booth's alias John St. Helen performed after the assassination of President Abraham ... See full summary »

Director: Sumithrin David | Stars: Barry Klinge, Brad Klinge, Mike Rowe, Arlan H. Boll

Votes: 9

22. Investigating History (2003– )
Episode: Lincoln: Man or Myth? (2004)

Documentary, History

7.5
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Program presents Abraham Lincoln, the most photographed politician of his day, as a highly image conscious politician. His image helped propel him to the presidency. But was it also a fatal... See full summary »

Votes: 6

23. Batman: The Brave and the Bold (2008–2011)
Episode: Mitefall! (2011)

TV-Y7 | 24 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

8.8
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Bat-Mite tries to make the show so horrible it has to be cancelled.

Directors: Ben Jones, Lauren Montgomery | Stars: Diedrich Bader, Dee Bradley Baker, John DiMaggio, Ted McGinley

Votes: 144

24. Timeless (2016–2018)
Episode: The Assassination of Abraham Lincoln (2016)

Not Rated | 43 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

8.3
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The team debates whether to prevent Abraham Lincoln's assassination when they learn that Flynn has ties to John Wilkes Booth.

Director: Neil Marshall | Stars: Abigail Spencer, Matt Lanter, Malcolm Barrett, Paterson Joseph

Votes: 1,628

25. Conspiracy? (2004– )
Episode: The Assassination of Abraham Lincoln (2004)

Documentary

7.8
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The leading alternative to the theory that John Wilkes Booth and a few others conspired to murder Abraham Lincoln, Andrew Johnson and William Seward is a Confederate conspiracy. The details... See full summary »

Stars: Tom Kane, William Davis, Kevin Ging, Charles Higham

Votes: 9

26. Zane Grey Theater (1956–1961)
Episode: The Ghost (1959)

TV-PG | 30 min | Western

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A U.S. Marshal is bringing a wanted man to Laredo when the man is killed by a sniper. In his dying words he tells the Marshal he is after John Wilkes Booth. The Marshal must find out if he is really alive.

Director: Robert Morgan | Stars: Mel Ferrer, Alexander Davion, Lane Bradford, Henry Brandon



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