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Young Mr. Lincoln (1939)

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100 min | Biography, Drama

A fictionalized account of the early life of the American president as a young lawyer facing his greatest court case.
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Director
Writer
Lamar Trotti (original screenplay)
Cinematographer
Bert Glennon (photography)
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$ 1,500,000
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Release date
Jun 9, 1939 (United States)

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56 cast members
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Henry Fonda
Abraham Lincoln Abraham Lincoln   See fewer
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Alice Brady
Abigail Clay Abigail Clay   See fewer
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Marjorie Weaver
Mary Todd Mary Todd   See fewer
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Arleen Whelan
Sarah Clay Sarah Clay   See fewer
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Eddie Collins
Efe Turner Efe Turner   See fewer
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Pauline Moore
Ann Rutledge Ann Rutledge   See fewer
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Richard Cromwell
Matt Clay Matt Clay   See fewer
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Donald Meek
Prosecutor John Felder Prosecutor John Felder   See fewer
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Judith Dickens
Carrie Sue Carrie Sue   See fewer
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Eddie Quillan
Adam Clay Adam Clay   See fewer
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Spencer Charters
Judge Herbert A. Bell Judge Herbert A. Bell   See fewer
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Ward Bond
John Palmer Cass John Palmer Cass   See fewer
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Eddy Waller
Father (scenes deleted) Father (scenes deleted)   See fewer
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Clarence Wilson
Dr. Mason (scenes deleted) Dr. Mason (scenes deleted)   See fewer
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Ernie Adams
Man with Lynch Mob (uncredited) Man with Lynch Mob (uncredited)   See fewer
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Sam Ash
Townsman Dancing at Party (uncredited) Townsman Dancing at Party (uncredited)   See fewer
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Arthur Aylesworth
New Salem Townsman (uncredited) New Salem Townsman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Dorris Bowdon
Carrie Sue (uncredited) Carrie Sue (uncredited)   See fewer
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Virginia Brissac
Peach Pie Baker (uncredited) Peach Pie Baker (uncredited)   See fewer
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Paul E. Burns
Loafer (uncredited) Loafer (uncredited)   See fewer
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George Chandler
Loafer (uncredited) Loafer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Cliff Clark
Sheriff Gil Billings (uncredited) Sheriff Gil Billings (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frank Dae
Townsman (uncredited) Townsman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Francis Ford
Sam Boone (uncredited) Sam Boone (uncredited)   See fewer
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Harold Goodwin
Jeremiah Carter (uncredited) Jeremiah Carter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jesse Graves
Servant (uncredited) Servant (uncredited)   See fewer
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Charles Halton
Hawthorne (uncredited) Hawthorne (uncredited)   See fewer
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Herbert Heywood
Tug-o'-War Contest Official (uncredited) Tug-o'-War Contest Official (uncredited)   See fewer
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Robert Homans
Mr. Clay (uncredited) Mr. Clay (uncredited)   See fewer
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Dickie Jones
Adam Clay as a Boy (uncredited) Adam Clay as a Boy (uncredited)   See fewer
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Tiny Jones
Townswoman (uncredited) Townswoman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Kelly
Matt Clay as a Boy (uncredited) Matt Clay as a Boy (uncredited)   See fewer
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Fred Kohler Jr.
Scrub White (uncredited) Scrub White (uncredited)   See fewer
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Kay Linaker
Mrs. Edwards (uncredited) Mrs. Edwards (uncredited)   See fewer
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Robert Lowery
Juror Bill Killian (uncredited) Juror Bill Killian (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jim Mason
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Louis Mason
Court Clerk (uncredited) Court Clerk (uncredited)   See fewer
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Edwin Maxwell
John T. Stuart (uncredited) John T. Stuart (uncredited)   See fewer
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Sylvia McClure
Baby Clay (uncredited) Baby Clay (uncredited)   See fewer
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Philo McCullough
Townsman (uncredited) Townsman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ivor McFadden
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Bailiff (uncredited) Bailiff (uncredited)   See fewer
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Robert Milasch
Townsman (uncredited) Townsman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Dave Morris
Loafer (uncredited) Loafer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frank Orth
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Jack Pennick
Big Buck Troop (uncredited) Big Buck Troop (uncredited)   See fewer
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Steven Randall
Juror (uncredited) Juror (uncredited)   See fewer
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Robert Shaw
Dancer in Ballroom Seen Dancing with Old Woman (uncredited) Dancer in Ballroom Seen Dancing with Old Woman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Russell Simpson
Woolridge (uncredited) Woolridge (uncredited)   See fewer
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Milburn Stone
Stephen A. Douglas (uncredited) Stephen A. Douglas (uncredited)   See fewer
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Charles Tannen
Ninian Edwards (uncredited) Ninian Edwards (uncredited)   See fewer
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Harry Tenbrook
Townsman (uncredited) Townsman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Barber (uncredited) Barber (uncredited)   See fewer
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7.6 / 10 | 6,413 votes