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Young Mr. Lincoln 1939

  • June 9, 1939
  • 100 mins
  • John Ford
  • Lamar Trotti
  • United States
  • English
  • Drama, History
The story of Abraham Lincoln that has NEVER been told!

A fictionalized account of the early life of the American president as a young lawyer facing his greatest court case. Ten years in the life of Abraham Lincoln, before he became known to his nation and the world. He moves from a Kentucky cabin to Springfield, Illinois, to begin his law practice. He defends two men accused of murder in a political brawl, suffers the death of his girlfriend Ann, courts his future wife Mary Todd, and agrees to go into politics.


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