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Connecticut Congressman Says “Lincoln” Is Inaccurate

Connecticut Congressman Says “Lincoln” Is Inaccurate

David James, SMPSP©DreamWorks II Distribution Co., LLC(NEW YORK) — Connecticut congressman Joe Courtney has delivered his review of Lincoln: It’s compelling, but it contains a major error.Courtney, a Democrat, argues a scene in which two Connecti…

“Lincoln” Leads Oscar Nominations with 12 Nods

“Lincoln” Leads Oscar Nominations with 12 Nods

ABC(BEVERLY HILLS, Calif.) — Lincoln is the leading nominee for the 85th annual Academy Awards.  The Steven Spielberg-directed film starring Daniel Day-Lewis in the title role picked up 12 nominations Thursday morning. 
The next most-nominat…

Obama Picks Lincoln, MLK Bibles for Inauguration

Obama Picks Lincoln, MLK Bibles for Inauguration

The Lincoln Bible. US Library of Congress(WASHINGTON) — On the day of the Inaugural ceremony, President Obama will take the oath of office on two historic Bibles — one that belonged to Abraham Lincoln and the other to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.The …

“Lincoln” Earns Leading 10 Nominations for BAFTAs

“Lincoln” Earns Leading 10 Nominations for BAFTAs

David James, SMPSP©DreamWorks II Distribution Co., LLC(LONDON) — The Steven Spielberg film Lincoln is the leading nominee for this year’s British Academy Film Awards, or the BAFTAs.The drama received 10 nods on Wednesday for the U.K.’s answer to …

“Zero Dark Thirty,” “Lincoln” Among Film Nominees for WGA Awards

“Zero Dark Thirty,” “Lincoln” Among Film Nominees for WGA Awards

David James, SMPSP©DreamWorks II Distribution Co., LLC(NEW YORK) — The Writers Guild of America has announced the film nominees for its 2013 awards ceremonies.The contenders for best original screenplay are Zero Dark Thirty, The Master, Moonrise …

Senators Stop Work To Watch "Lincoln" with Steven Spielberg and Daniel Day-Lewis

Senators Stop Work To Watch "Lincoln" with Steven Spielberg and Daniel Day-Lewis

iStockphoto/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — Grab the popcorn: It’s movie night in the Senate.The Senate has taken an official recess from floor debate for a few hours to screen the movie Lincoln in the Capitol Visitors Center within the Capitol complex.Appea…

Senators to Screen "Lincoln" with Daniel Day-Lewis, Steven Spielberg

Senators to Screen "Lincoln" with Daniel Day-Lewis, Steven Spielberg

David James, SMPSP©DreamWorks II Distribution Co., LLC(WASHINGTON) — As lawmakers struggle to solve the fiscal cliff, they’re set for a movie night Wednesday night in the Senate.Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev.,will meet with the c…

Lucasfilm President Talks New "Star Wars" Movie

Lucasfilm President Talks New "Star Wars" Movie

Ethan Miller/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Kathleen Kennedy, the new president of Lucasfilm, is a busy woman.  She is helping to prepare a brand-new Star Wars film following Disney’s acquisition of the company this fall.Kennedy tells ABC News Radio th…

"Lincoln," "Argo" Among Leading Golden Globe Nominees

"Lincoln," "Argo" Among Leading Golden Globe Nominees

David James, SMPSP©DreamWorks II Distribution Co., LLC(BEVERLY HILLS, Calif.) — The nominations for the 70th Annual Golden Globe Awards were announced Thursday morning in Beverly Hills, Calif. 
Presented annually by the Hollywood Foreign Pre…

"Lincoln," "Les Mis," "Modern Family" Lead SAG Award Nominees

"Lincoln," "Les Mis," "Modern Family" Lead SAG Award Nominees

Universal(LOS ANGELES) — Lincoln, Les Miserables and ABC’s Modern Family lead the nominees for the 19th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards, honoring the best performances in film and TV in the past year.  The nominees were announced Wednesday morn…

"Lincoln" Receives Record Number of Critics’ Choice Movie Awards Nods

"Lincoln" Receives Record Number of Critics’ Choice Movie Awards Nods

David James, SMPSP©DreamWorks II Distribution Co., LLC(NEW YORK) — Lincoln logged the most nominations Tuesday for the 2013 Critics’ Choice Movie Awards, presented by the Broadcast Film Critics Association.The Steven Spielberg-directed drama rece…

Senators to Screen "Lincoln," Seek a Waiver for Popcorn

Senators to Screen "Lincoln," Seek a Waiver for Popcorn

Comstock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — As lawmakers struggle to solve the fiscal cliff, they’re also struggling for the right to snack on movie night.Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., will make a formal appeal to the Senate Rules Committee i…

Ford’s Lincoln Making a Comeback

Ford’s Lincoln Making a Comeback

Bryan Bedder/WireImage/© Ford Motor Company(NEW YORK) — The Ford Motor Company is unveiling a new version of its Lincoln luxury car called the MKZ, which is being marketed to younger drivers.At one time, Lincoln was Ford’s top luxury car, but whe…

Steven Spielberg Commemorates Anniversary of Gettysburg Address

Steven Spielberg Commemorates Anniversary of Gettysburg Address

VALERY HACHE/AFP/Getty Images(GETTYSBURG, Pa.) — Steven Spielberg, who directed the highly-acclaimed movie Lincoln, delivered a keynote address Monday near the site of the 16th president’s famed Gettysburg Address, to commemorate its 149th anniversary…

Steven Spielberg Commemorates Anniversary of Gettysburg Address

Steven Spielberg Commemorates Anniversary of Gettysburg Address

VALERY HACHE/AFP/Getty Images(GETTYSBURG, Pa.) — Steven Spielberg, who directed the highly-acclaimed movie Lincoln, delivered a keynote address Monday near the site of the 16th president’s famed Gettysburg Address, to commemorate its 149th anniversary…

Final "Twilight" Film Now in Theaters; "Lincoln" Expands

Final "Twilight" Film Now in Theaters; "Lincoln" Expands

Summit Pictures(NEW YORK) — Your local movie theater will be packed with teens all weekend long, because the fifth and final Twilight film has made its debut.The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn — Part 2 reunites stars Kristen Stewart, Robert Pattinson a…

"Skyfall" Opens Nationwide; "Lincoln" Debuts in Limited Release

"Skyfall" Opens Nationwide; "Lincoln" Debuts in Limited Release

Creatas/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — After much anticipation, the new James Bond film, Skyfall, opens Friday.Daniel Craig reprises his role of Agent 007.  Believed to be dead after he’s accidentally shot, Bond resurrects himself as MI6 is attacked and …

Not Christian Enough? Job Seeker Sues Company for Asking When He Was ‘Saved’

Not Christian Enough? Job Seeker Sues Company for Asking When He Was ‘Saved’

Ron Chapple Studios/Thinkstock(LINCOLN, Neb.) — The Voss Lighting Company of Lincoln, Neb., doesn’t hide its religious light under a barrel. “Our biblical mission,” an online statement reads, “is to ‘sell’ our lighting products so that we may ‘tell’ e…

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