Lincoln

Lincoln

Director: Vikram Jayanti, Gore Vidal

Cast: Vikram Jayanti, Gore Vidal

     
 
Chip away at the myth to reveal a man whose personal tragedies drove him to achieve feats many only dream about as Academy-Award-winning producer Vikram Jayanti explores the life of American President Abraham Lincoln - the self-proclaimed "loneliest man in the world." By utilizing detailed interviews with such widely-acclaimed Lincoln biographers as Harold Holzer,

Overview

Chip away at the myth to reveal a man whose personal tragedies drove him to achieve feats many only dream about as Academy-Award-winning producer Vikram Jayanti explores the life of American President Abraham Lincoln - the self-proclaimed "loneliest man in the world." By utilizing detailed interviews with such widely-acclaimed Lincoln biographers as Harold Holzer, Gore Vidal, Jan Morris, and The Noonday Demon: An Atlas of Depression author Andrew Solomon, Jayanti brings to light the sorrowful side of America's sixteenth president from a fresh and compelling angle.

Product Details

Release Date:
03/28/2006
UPC:
0733961745795
Original Release:
2005
Rating:
NR
Source:
A&E Home Video
Presentation:
[B&W, Colorized]
Time:
2:20:00
Sales rank:
44,834

Special Features

Closed Caption; 16x9 widescreen format ; History in the makingL Lincoln; Interactive menus; Scene selection

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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Lincoln
1. Premonitory Vision [4:47]
2. Early Years [9:23]
3. Debilitating Depression [8:09]
4. Teenage Years [4:14]
5. Rumors and Gossip [6:36]
6. State Legislature [7:12]
7. A Darker Side [7:52]
8. Emotional Turmoil [10:57]
9. Fountain of Misery [8:02]
10. Political Suicide [7:01]
11. Reflecting on Life [:32]
12. National Leadership [3:59]
1. Photos of a Lifetime [9:01]
2. Source of Embarrassment [6:20]
3. Father Abraham [11:05]
4. Cause of the War [12:47]
5. Lincoln's Last Days [13:41]
6. Credits [:30]

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