Abe Lincoln in Illinois (1940) was a Biographical - Drama Film directed by John Cromwell and produced by Max Gordon.
Academy Awards 1940 --- Ceremony Number 13 (source: AMPAS)
|Best Actor||Raymond Massey||Nominated|
|Best Cinematography||James Wong Howe||Nominated|
Abe Lincoln in Illinois (1940)By Beatrice on Apr 12, 2014 From Flickers in Time
Abe Lincoln in Illinois Directed by John Cromwell Written by Robert E. Sherwood based on his play 1940/USA Max Gordon Plays & Pictures Corporation/RKO Radio Pictures First viewing/Streaming on Amazon Instant Video I love Raymond Massey’s portrayal of Lincoln. ?But does it make up for all... Read full article
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Raymond Massey and Howard Da Silva repeat their roles from the original Broadway production in this film.
"Lux Radio Theater" broadcast a 60 minute radio adaptation of the movie onApril 22, 1940 with Raymond Massey reprising his film role.
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