The best movies about Abraham Lincoln include both biopics and sensationalized fictional accounts about him hunting vampires. The 16th President of the United States has been depicted numerous times in film and TV, but this list only features movies where Abraham Lincoln is the central character. What is the best Abraham Lincoln movie?
In one of his greatest roles, Daniel Day-Lewis won his third Best Actor Oscar for his portrayal of Abraham Lincoln in Steven Spielberg's Lincoln. Other good Abraham Lincoln biographical films, similar to Lincoln, include Killing Lincoln, Saving Lincoln, and even Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter.
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- 8712Lincoln is a 2012 American epic historical drama film directed by Steven Spielberg, starring... more
- 298Abe Lincoln in Illinois is a 1940 biographical film which tells the story of the life of... more
- 2710Young Mr. Lincoln is a 1939 partly fictionalized biopic about the early life of President... more
- 1713Killing Lincoln is an American television film inspired by the 2011 novel of the same title by... more
- 1211The Conspirator is a 2010 historical drama film directed by Robert Redford based on an... more
- 88Returning to the historic era of his greatest success, Griffith paid homage to the sixteenth... more
- 1824Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter is a 2012 American dark fantasy action horror film directed by... more
- 20Gore Vidal's Lincoln is a 1988 drama film directed by Lamont Johnson. The progress of the war... more
Saving LincolnPenelope Ann Miller, Bruce DavisonSaving Lincoln is a 2012 biographical film written by Nina Davidovich and Salvador Litvak,... more
- 20The Day Lincoln Was Shot is an 1998 American television film based on the book by Jim Bishop.... more
The Better AngelsDiane Kruger, Wes BentleyThe Better Angels is a 2014 American biographical drama-historical film about United States... more
Abraham LincolnFrank McGlynn Sr.Abraham Lincoln is a short film made in the Phonofilm sound-on-film process. The film was... more
- 11Abraham Lincoln vs. Zombies is a 2012 American action horror B movie directed by Richard... more
- 613Presents Professor Merrell Gage of USC, describing the life and career of Abraham Lincoln as... more
The Dramatic Life of Abraham LincolnLouise Fazenda, Ruth CliffordThe Dramatic Life of Abraham Lincoln is a feature film directed by Phil Rosen and written by... more
- 312The Lincoln Conspiracy is a 1977 film directed by James L. Conway that dramatizes certain... more