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
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
Odd and not entirely uninteresting little docudrama. show more
February 15, 2013 princecaspian111
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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...