DreamWorks Studios has closed a preemptive deal to re-team on an American historical drama, acquiring film rights to Doris Kearns Goodwin's soon-to-be-released book “The Bully Pulpit: Theodore…
Doris Kearns Goodwin
Composer John Williams, who turns 81 today, has the most Oscar nominations of any living individual: The original-score nomination for "Lincoln" is his 48th, and he has won five times.
Even the most proven Hollywood producers have to face fear of failure -- plus 500-page first drafts -- as they shepherd their movies towards finish line.
In the same way that "Lincoln" daguerreotyped the capstone of the 16th president's eventful life, the making of "Lincoln" culminated a decades-long interest in the subject by Steven Spielberg.
Washington D.C. this weekend will be full of entertainment industry figures, the spotlight of national and international media and very intense security, but the accepted conventional wisdom is that…
"Argo," "Beasts of the Southern Wild," "Life of Pi," "Lincoln," "Perks of Being a Wallflower" and "Silver Linings Playbook" have been tapped as finalists for the 25th annual USC Libraries Scripter…
Best in the biz find cinematic delights in stories of complexity and nuance.
Daniel Day-Lewis delivers an unimpeachable performance in Steven Spielberg's shrewd, stately and somewhat stuffy drama focused on a narrow yet defining chapter of Abraham Lincoln's life: abolishing…
The American Film Institute has tapped Steven Spielberg's "Lincoln" as the closing night film for its AFI Fest on Nov. 8 at the Chinese Theater.
Twentieth Century Fox is coming onboard to co-finance Steven Spielberg's "Lincoln" and distribute the pic internationally.
Steven Spielberg has been nursing his idea for a movie about Abraham Lincoln for so long that it predated American historian Doris Kearns Goodwin's book on Lincoln and his presidential Cabinet, "Team…