The film explores the secret life of our greatest president, and the untold history that shaped our nation. As a young boy, Abraham Lincoln (Benjamin Walker) witnesses the shocking death of his mother, leading him on a path to an ongoing war – and ultimately to the presidency – he chronicles in a hidden diary. The journal reveals the incredible story of a clandestine warrior who never stopped fighting for the country he led and the people he loved.
In theaters June, 22.
The clip eisenhowers-warning from JFK (1991) . Powered by: Anyclip. any moment from any film. January, 1961. President Dwight D. Eisenhower's Farewell Address to the Nation. This conjunction of an immense military establishment and arms industry is new... ...in the American experience. The total influence... ...economic, political, even spiritual... ...is felt in every city, every Statehouse, every government office. We must guard against the acquisition... ...of unwarranted influence, whether sought or unsought... ...by the military-industrial complex. We must never let the weight of this combination... ...endanger our liberties or democratic processes.
The clip showing-banisters-office from JFK (1991) with Kevin Costner, Jay O. Sanders. Powered by: Anyclip. any moment from any film. 'Morning boys. Ready for a walking tour? 7:30 Sunday morning? Not exactly fresh blood we're sniffing. Old stains, but just as telling. 531 Lafayette Street. Remember whose office this was in '63? Sure. Guy Banister. Ex-FBI man. Died a couple of years ago. He headed the Chicago office. When he retired he became a private eye here. I used to have lunch with him. John Birch Society, Minutemen. To the right of Attila the Hun. Recruited students to infiltrate radical organizations on campus. Headed the Anti-Communist League of the Caribbean. All out of this office. I want to show you something.