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1 hr. 38 min.

Plot Summary
U.S. Marshal Ward Hill Lamon (Lea Coco) foils repeated assassination attempts while serving as President Lincoln's (Tom Amandes) self-appointed bodyguard.

Cast: Tom Amandes , Lea Coco , Penelope Ann Miller , Bruce Davison , Creed Bratton , Saidah Arikka Ekulona , Josh Stamberg , Robert Craighead

Director: Salvador Litvak

Genres: Historical drama

Distributor: Pictures From the Fringe

Saving Lincoln (2013)

Release Date: February 15th, 2013|1 hr. 38 min.

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critic reviews (9)
fan reviews ( 1 )
  • 20
    Joe Neumaier New York Daily News

    The movie’s gimmick is having the actors visually superimposed over sets created from actual Civil War photographs. But this collage effect, while striving for truthfulness, comes off like a View-Master version of a tale already told. show more

  • 50
    John DeFore The Hollywood Reporter

    A curiosity telling the President's story through the eyes of longtime friend Ward Hill Lamon, it's of interest only to serious history-hounds and techies curious about its unusual green-screen production. show more

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    Lou Lumenick New York Post

    Odd and not entirely uninteresting little docudrama. show more

  • February 15, 2013 princecaspian111
    Report This User

    The use of historical photos as the background of the entire film, adds a heightened sense of history that really stirs something in your soul...

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