Lincoln

Anne Hathaway Cracks Britain's Stiff Upper Lip at BAFTAs (watch!)

Anne Hathaway drove BAFTA viewers batty with an acceptance speech that was so long she even thanked “Les Miserables” author Victor Hugo, though he’s been dead for 127 years. She won the Best Supporting Actress Award for her role in the musical film, but her speech was the talk of the tabloids after the UK equivalent of the Oscars were handed out. ...

Daniel Day-Lewis, Steven Spielberg Live Stream Lincoln Q&A (Watch!)

Daniel Day-Lewis and “Lincoln” Director Steven Spielberg will discuss their upcoming bio-pic of the 16th president in a live-stream Q&A tonight (Oct. 10), following the movie’s rousing reception at the New York Film Festival. Spielberg said he doesn’t want his film to become a “political football,” even though he’s an ardent Obama supporter, and purposely delayed its release until after the elections in Novembers. Viewers of the live stream event, courtesy of Yahoo! movies, can tweet questions about his decision and other facets of the movie, using the hashtag #LincolnMovie....

Daniel Day Louis Is Abraham Lincoln; But Is He Really Abe?

Daniel Day Lewis gives the most credible performance as Abraham Lincoln since Henry Fonda in the 1939 movie “Young Mr. Lincoln.” But is he Abe? But where’s Abe, the amiable, good humored backwoods lawyer? He's absent from a new trailer, hopefully not the movie. Anytime an actor and director like Steven Spielberg attempt to take on an historical figure as mythological as Lincoln, debate is sure to erupt over the portrayal....