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Young Mr. Lincoln

posted by Nell Minow
Lowest Recommended Age:Middle School
MPAA Rating:NR
Alcohol/Drugs:References to drinking
Violence/Scariness:Reference to murder
Diversity Issues:A theme of the movie
Movie Release Date:1939
Lowest Recommended Age: Middle School
MPAA Rating: NR
Profanity: None
Nudity/Sex: None
Alcohol/Drugs: References to drinking
Violence/Scariness: Reference to murder
Diversity Issues: A theme of the movie
Movie Release Date: 1939

Abraham Lincoln was born 201 years ago today. This film, directed by John Ford and starring Henry Fonda, is an appealing look at his early law practice and his tragic romance with Ann Rutledge. Particularly exciting and moving are the scenes in the courtroom as Lincoln defends two brothers charged with murder. Both have refused to talk about what happened, each thinking he is protecting the other, and Lincoln has to find a way to prove their innocence.

  • Luis E

    good movie I Like It

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