The life of Abraham Lincoln is told in episodic parts.
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Film Written And Directed By Actor and Filmmaker Derek Magyar.

Director: Derek Magyar
Stars: Hal Holbrook, Derek Magyar
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Hal Holbrook ...  Abraham Lincoln 6 episodes, 1974-1976
Sada Thompson ...  Mary Todd Lincoln 5 episodes, 1974-1976
Michael Cristofer ...  John Nicolay 5 episodes, 1974-1976
James Carroll Jordan ...  Robert Lincoln 4 episodes, 1974-1976
John Levin John Levin ...  Tad Lincoln 4 episodes, 1974-1976
Norman Burton ...  General Ulysses S. Grant 3 episodes, 1975-1976
Richard Dysart ...  Judge David Davis 2 episodes, 1975-1976
John Randolph ...  Simon Cameron 2 episodes, 1975-1976
Bert Freed ...  Edwin Stanton / ... 2 episodes, 1975-1976
Michael-James Wixted Michael-James Wixted ...  Willie Lincoln 2 episodes, 1974-1976
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The life of Abraham Lincoln is told in episodic parts.

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

6 September 1974 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Sandburg's Lincoln See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Various figures were portrayed by more than one actor: First Lady Mary Todd Lincoln was portrayed by Sada Thompson for most of it and by Michele Marsh as a younger self; Secretary of State William Seward was portrayed by Lloyd Nolan and by Whit Bissell; Secretary of Navy Gideon Welles was portrayed by Severn Darden and by some unknown actor who resembled Welles more then Darden did. See more »

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Lincoln 1974. ...very impressive!
20 October 2018 | by suuzqSee all my reviews

Hal holbrook did an Excellent job of portraying Abraham Lincoln...I couldn't take my eyes off the whole series! They got everything right with this one.


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