LINCOLN is out on BluRay now (BluRay/DVD Combo Pack Giveaway 2 winners)

Every so often, a film comes along that just gets everything right.  The story, the casting, the set, the music- and 2012’s Lincoln is one of those films.  It’s got all of the components of most great movies, the ones we seek to watch over and over, and it’s got a little something extra- the historical piece.  While this is not the exact story of what happened during Abe Lincoln’s life, this film does a really great job of telling the story for film, based on true events.  We did not end up being able to see this movie in the theaters, which I’d have loved to do, but I’m glad we have it for home viewing. I know we’ll watch it again and again, but I also know as the kids get older and start learning more about our nation’s history that we’ll be sharing with them as well.

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I was a little (pleasantly) surprised at how well the film kept my interest. I mean (this is NOT a spoiler alert), Lincoln dies, so there’s that anticipation.  But  I was still really involved with the film and enjoying the entire movie.  Even with the knowledge that the main character expires before the end.

Inspired by the true-life events confronting Abraham Lincoln and his monumental moral and political challenge to amend the United States Constitution to permanently abolish slavery, “LINCOLN” is a rich and compelling historical and human drama that has been hailed as one of the best film of the year. In-depth bonus features on the Blu-ray/DVD Combo Pack takes viewers behind-the-scenes of director Spielberg’s life-long fascination with Lincoln and the 12 years it took to bring the story of one of history’s and mankind’s greatest triumphs to the screen.

 
THREE readers will win a BluRay DVD combo pack of LINCOLN!

I received a sample of this movie for my review. Opinions are my own.

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258 comments… add one
  • Yes I did. Lewis' performance of Lincoln was the most spellbinding.
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  • No I haven't seen this movie yet but I really want to .
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  • I have not seen it yet. My parents saw it and loved it, though!
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  • no i havent seen it yet, but would love to win it so i could see it
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  • I haven't seen lincoln yet but I want to!
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  • I have not seen the movie yet but I want to because I love Tommy Lee Jones
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  • I haven't seen it yet, but I look forward to seeing Daniel Day-Lewis and Sally Field portray the Lincolns!
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  • No, I haven't yet seen Lincoln.
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  • Haven't seen it yet but i'd like to!
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  • i have never seen the movie!
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  • I have not seen it but I plan to
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  • I have not seen it yet but am looking forward to seeing sally field as mary todd lincoln
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  • No, I have not seen Lincoln yet but I have it on my must-see movie list. :)
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  • I have not seen it YET! But I cannot wait!
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  • I have not seen it yet but I would really like to
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  • I have not seen this movie yet but really want to.I am a history buff and love anything about the different presidents.
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  • I haven't seen it yet but I am a big fan of Daniel Day Lewis & Tommy Lee Jones. Sally Field is a great actress also.
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  • No, I have not seen yet. looking forward to seeing
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  • I have not seen it yet but I would love to!
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  • I have not yet seen Lincoln but I want to
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  • I have not seen it yet but I believe Sally Fields as Mary Todd Lincoln will be an amazing performance!
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  • Tommy Lee Jones’ character
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  • I haven't seen it yet.
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  • I have not watched it yet!
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  • I have not seen Lincoln but I want to.
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  • Have not seen it
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  • I have not seen it yet but have heard so many good things about it.
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  • I have not seen Lincoln yet.
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  • I have not seen it yet!
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  • I liked when there is a knock at Tommy Lee Jones' character's room and he says, "It opens."
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  • I have not seen it but am really excited to.
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  • I watched this movie and voted for Daniel Day Louis for the screen actors guild awards
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  • haven't seen it yet
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  • haven't seen it yet--I wanted to!
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  • Haven't seen this film yet but I do want to.
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  • I have not seen Lincoln
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  • I haven't seen it yet, but I'm really looking forward to watching it!
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  • I haven't seen it yet but I've wanted to since I heard about it!
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  • I haven't had the chance to see it yet
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  • I have not seen it yet but I want to!
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  • I have not seen Lincoln yet -- but Daniel Day Lewis will be my favorite actor when I do see it! I love him!
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  • I haven't seen the movie, that's why I am excited about the BluRay Thank you for hosting this giveaway Louis pumuckler {at} gmail {dot} com
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  • I have not seen Lincoln but friends of mine have and they all loved it. I love movies about our history especially regarding presidents.
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  • I've never seen it, but would like to.
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  • No, I haven't seen Lincoln. I'd like to tho.
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  • Daniel day Lewis was my favorite character!This was one of my favorite movie of last year!
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  • I have never seen it, but really want to
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  • I HAVE NOT SEEN IT YET BUT I HOPE TO SEE IT SOON.
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  • Daniel Day Lewis!
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  • I haven't actually seen it yet. I have tiny people so our living room is the only theater I'm allowed until they're older.
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  • No I have not seen it yet.
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  • sally field!
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  • I have not seen it yet but I look forward to seeing Sally Field
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  • No, I haven't had a chance to watch it yet, but I am excited to see it eventually.
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  • I haven't seen it yet but I hope I win so the family can all watch it together
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  • I have not seen it yet, but I have wanted to since it first came out.
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  • No I haven't seen it yet, but can't wait!
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  • Not yet but want to!
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  • I really enjoyed Lincoln's character - I think DDL portrayed him very well.
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  • I haven't seen it. I don't have a favorite.. yet.
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  • I haven't seen it yet...
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  • I haven't seen Lincoln yet but I heard it was an amazing movie!
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  • No, I have not seen this yet, but I heard it was very good from friends.
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  • I have not seen it, but i really want to
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  • I have not seen it yet, but I can't wait to.
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  • Haven't seen it yet, really want to.
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  • I've never seen it but heard it's a good movie.
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  • I have yet to see "Lincoln"; however, I am excited to finally see it.
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  • I have not seen Lincoln yet but plan on doing so.
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  • no i haven't seen it yet
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  • We haven't seen it but we were just talking about going to buy the dvd :)
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  • no but i want to see it
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  • I haven't seen the movie yet but would like to. I heard it's good. Thanks. partymix25(at)hotmail(dot)com
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  • I haven't yet seen it but would love to win and be able to watch it with my family
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  • havent seen it
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  • No I have not seen Lincoln yet. Daniel Day-Lewis is a favorite actor of mine.
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  • No, sorry I haven’t seen the movie Lincoln, yet. I would love to. Hoping to go this weekend. Thank-you
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  • I have not seen the movie but an a huge Abe Lincoln fan
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  • I haven't seen Lincoln yet but I would love to.
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  • not have seen it...
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  • not seen it
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  • I have seen it and I thought Sally Field did very well.
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  • I havent seen it yet
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  • No I haven't seen it.
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  • I loved the movie. The acting was fabulous. I thought Mary Todd Lincoln was cast well.
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  • I havent seen it but I would really like to!
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  • I have not seen it yet, but cant wait to!
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  • I just recently saw it, and I LOVED the character of Tommy Lee Jones (Thaddeus Stevens). His humor and scenes were just brilliant.
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  • No, I have not seen the movie yet, but my friends say it is great.
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  • No I havent seen Lincoln in a theatre, but want to see it very much. I like everything about the movie.
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  • I have not seen it.
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  • I have not seen Lincoln yet but want too.
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  • I have not see it yet but plan to soon
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  • Haven't seen it yet.
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  • i havent seen this movie yet and would love to
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  • I have not seen Lincoln.
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  • I haven't seen it yet. I really like Sally Field,Daniel Day Lewis and Tommy Lee Jones so I know with them in it it's going to be good. Thank you :)
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  • I have not seen it yet.
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  • haven't seen it yet but look forward to it
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  • Not yet - looking forward to it
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  • I have not seen the movie!
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  • no i havent see the Lincoln but would love too
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  • I haven't seen Lincoln. I'm in it to see the lincoln character
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  • I haven't seen this movie yet but it is on the to-do list.
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  • I haven't seen it but I'd like to!
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  • i havnt been able to watch it yet!
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  • I saw the film when it was in the theaters and Sally Fields portrayed a great Mrs. Lincoln
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  • I haven't seen Lincoln but I want to!!
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  • No, haven't seen the movie yet. I once had a cookbook that had some of President Lincoln's favorite recipes, however. Historians believe his last meal was a simple quick lunch of leftover chicken and prehaps a slice of pie or cobbler- they didn't want to be late for the theatre.
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  • Haven't seen it yet
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  • I haven't seen the movie, but I'm guessing that Lincoln will be my favorite character! My daughter got to see this movie on a field trip through school, so I'm really looking forward to seeing it myself!
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  • i havent seen it yet
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  • I haven't seen it yet
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  • yes i did, i liked the reveal of lincoln talking to the black soldiers in the begining
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  • I haven't seen it yet, but can't wait to...my husband really liked it!
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  • We have not seen Lincoln yet.
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  • I have not seen it but I would love to .
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  • have not seen it but heard from my folks it's great [email protected]
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  • I've seen it. Hard to pick one scene for a favorite, but probably when he explains to his cabinet how the Emancipation. Proclamation isn't enough, and makes the case for a constitutional amendment.
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  • I have seen it. My favorite scene is when Lincoln goes into the room where his son is sleeping on the floor & he lies down next to him & cuddles up.
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  • No, I have not seen Lincoln yet.
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  • I haven't seen it yet but I really want to!
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  • I have not yet seen the movie.
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  • I have not seen Lincoln yet. My husband really wants to see it too.
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  • I have not seen the movie yet. So wanting too see it thou. I heard Tommy lee Jones, Sally Fields & Daniel Day Lewis are great in it
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  • Didn't see it, would like to.
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  • I haven't seen it but I'm sure my husband will make me watch it. :)
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  • Abe Lincoln is my favorite character.
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  • We haven't seen it yet, but we will!
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  • i haven't seen it but i want to!
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  • Haven't seen it yet :(
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  • I haven't seen it yet.
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  • No we have not seen it yet, hope we win I hear its a great movie. [email protected]
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  • Yes, I've seen it. Lincoln is my favorite character. Daniel Day Lewis did an amazing job.
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  • I have not seen this, but I am looking forward to seeing it.
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  • No, I haven't seen the movie yet. Thats why I want to win this, so we can see it finally.
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  • No, we have not seen the movie
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  • I haven't seen it yet
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  • No, I have not seen it yet.
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  • I have not seen the movie yet, but I keep hearing such great things about it. I really would love to see it!
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  • i haven't seen it yet but really want to
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  • We haven't seen it yet but I have good things about all the actors! Thanks for the chance to win!
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  • Yes, I've seen it! I'm going to be obvious and choose Daniel Day Lewis as Abraham Lincoln as my favorite character! I've read a lot about Lincoln and his journey from Illinois to Washington and I think the film got much of it correct.
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  • I haven't seen it yet.
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  • I Have not got around to watching it yet.
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  • i haven't seen it yet but i want to.
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  • I haven't seen it yet.
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  • Have not seen yet, but want to so bad!
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  • I haven't seen this yet... that's why I'm trying to win it! ;)
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  • I saw the movie in theaters the week it came out and loved it. I loved Daniel Day Lewis as Lincoln and I'd love to add this to my movie collection. Thanks!
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  • I have not seen Lincoln yet but I would love to watch in on Blu ray at the comfort of my home! priscillavbenavides at yahoo dotcom
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  • I haven't seen it, but I'd love this for a friend who did see it...he seemed to really enjoy it overall.
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  • No, my favorite actor is Sally Field.
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  • Haven't seen it yet, but we were going to see it now that it came out on DVD and On Demand. Don't know the characters, except, of course, for Lincoln.
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  • I have not seen the movie yet. However, I do want to see it. I heard it was a great film.
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  • love it would love to own a copy
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  • No, I haven’t seen it yet.
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  • I haven't seen it yet, so here's to hoping I win :) Thanks for the chance :)
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  • I have yet to see the movie!
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  • Yes, saw it at the theater. Daniel Day-Lewis in anything! - but his portrayal of President Lincoln was amazing!
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  • I have not yet
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  • Haven't seen it yet, but heard the acting is great
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  • We would love to see this!
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  • No, I haven't seen it, but I would like to.
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  • Unfortunately I haven't had the chance to see it yet
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  • I haven't seen it yet.
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  • I haven't seen it yet!
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  • Havent seen it yet
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  • We did see Lincoln in the theater. I loved that they showeed just how easy it was as an average citizen in those days to walk in to the white house and talk with the President himself. Times have changed so much from what the governing for the people really meant.
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  • Haven't seen it yet, but I've heard how powerful it is.
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  • I haven't seen it yet!
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  • Haven't seen it yet, but have it on my must see list
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  • I have not seen the movie yet.
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  • I haven't seen it yet but i really want to!
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  • Yes, I have seen it. It was pretty historically accurate.
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  • I have not seen it http://pinterest.com/jacksondeb/
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  • I haven't seen it yet but I really want to!
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  • Have you seen Lincoln? What was your favorite character, scene, or feature from the movie? have not seen it
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  • I HAVE NOT SEEN LINCOLN YET, BUT I SO WANT TOO!
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  • yes I've seen it, I Loved the chemistry with Sally Field, she really owned her part
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  • i havent seen the movie yet
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  • No, but seeing it on blueRay would be the next best thing to seeing it in a theater.
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  • It was a WONDERFUL movie. I liked Tommy Lee Jones' charater
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  • I haven't seen the movie yet but I would love to!
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  • I have not seen it yet
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  • Fave character was easily Thaddeus Stephens
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  • I have not seen this movie yet.
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  • I saw it at my theater & loved it. Daniel Day Lewis was awesome as Lincoln
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  • I have not yet seen it but I really want to!
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  • I haven't seen it yet but heard that it was really good
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  • I have not seen the movie, but I do like Sally Field.
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  • I have not seen the movie yet
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  • I haven't seen it yet.
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  • I saw it and my favorite character was played by James Spader.
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  • I have not seen Lincoln yet but am so anxious to because I have heard so many good things about it.
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  • I have not seen it
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  • My book club read the book by Delores Kearns Goodwin but I have not seen the movie. I would like to see how well the movie "Lincoln" follows her book
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  • I haven't seen it yet, but it's on my list.
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  • I haven't seen it. But, it is on my 'to watch' list. Vicki
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  • i haven't seen it yet, would love to though
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  • I have not seen it but am excited to!
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  • I havent seen the movie
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  • I have not rseen it.
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  • This looks fantastic, I love period movies!
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  • No, have nit seen the movie yet, but I hear it's a great movie
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  • I have not see the movie yet, not sure how since hubby has been wanting to see it lol.
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  • I haven't seen it yet
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  • Saw the movie; LOVED it! The entire movie is fantastic, but the passing of the Emancipation Proclamation brought me to tears. I was literally on the edge of my seat during the vote, and obviously I know it passed, but it was still a nail-biter. [email protected]
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  • we haven't seen this yet, but would love to!
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  • I haven't seen it yet, but have heard great reviews on it!
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  • haven't seen the movie yet but living in the "Land of Lincoln" state we will definitely be watching this
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  • No, I have not seen Lincoln but would like to win this DVD. :) Thanks
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  • I saw it, the scene at the end where they are in the court room putting the votes together was quite powerful.
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  • Have not seen it, that is why I want to win.
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  • I haven't seen Lincoln yet.
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  • I have not seen the movie but what love to. I am a fan of Sally Field. Thank you!
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  • I have not seen it yet.
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  • I have not seen the movie yet but I am really looking forward to seeing it.
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  • I haven't seen the movie, but I can't wait to.
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  • I have not seen the movie yet but I really want to see it.
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  • I have not seen this movie yet and that is why I would love to win it! Daniel Day Lewis playing the part of Lincoln is what I am so interested in seeing!
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  • I havnt seen it.
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  • I have not seen the movie yet but I really want too
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  • I haven't seen it yet, but really want to!
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  • I haven't seen Lincoln yet.
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  • Haven't seen but want to...love Sally Field!
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