Oscar better be watching, because here comes Daniel Day-Lewis in another tour de force performance. With Stephen Spielberg at the helm, it could be a one-two punch. In his final months, President Lincoln, realizing that the Emancipation Proclamation could be struck down at the end of the Civil War, takes steps to outlaw slavery forever.

Cast: Daniel Day-Lewis, Sally Field, David Strathairn, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Tommy Lee Jones

Open: Nov. 9
Rating: PG-13
Runtime: 2 hr. 30 min.

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