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Young Mr. Lincoln
Directed by:
John Ford

"Young Mr. Lincoln" (also known as "Alba di gloria") is a Biography/Drama film directed by John Ford, released in the USA on May 30 of 1939 . Henry Fonda and Alice Brady are starring, alongside Marjorie Weaver, Arleen Whelan, Eddie Collins and Pauline Moore.

The story of Abraham Lincoln that has NEVER been told!

Who directed "Young Mr. Lincoln":

Young Mr. Lincoln was directed by John Ford, an American director, producer, writer, and actor.

Before directing Young Mr. Lincoln, John Ford had directed Stagecoach, released in 1939, Submarine Patrol (1938), Four Men and a Prayer (1938), The Adventures of Marco Polo (1938), The Plough and the Stars (1936), and Mary of Scotland (1936). Since, he directed Drums Along the Mohawk, released in 1939, The Grapes of Wrath (1940), The Long Voyage Home (1940), Tobacco Road (1941), How Green Was My Valley (1941), and They Were Expendable (1945).

When was "Young Mr. Lincoln" released:

Young Mr. Lincoln was initially released on Tuesday, May 30, 1939, in the United States.. This was eighty (80) years ago.

It has been released on Thursday, May 11, 1972 in Germany.

What is the cast of "Young Mr. Lincoln":

At the casting of Young Mr. Lincoln we find Henry Fonda, previously seen in The Story of Alexander Graham Bell (1939) and Let Us Live (1939); Alice Brady (Zenobia (1939), Three Smart Girls (1936)); Marjorie Weaver (Second Honeymoon (1937), Ali Baba Goes to Town (1937)) [ more... ]

  • Henry Fonda, Eddie Collins, Spencer Charters and Ward Bond also appeared together in Drums Along the Mohawk, released in 1939.
  • Ward Bond and Henry Fonda, Eddie Quillan can be seen in The Grapes of Wrath, released in 1940.
  • Henry Fonda, Donald Meek and Spencer Charters can all be seen in Jesse James, released in 1939.

What is the Storyline of "Young Mr. Lincoln":

A family traveling through New Salem, Illinois in their wagon need groceries from Lincoln's store and the only thing of value they have that he'll take in exchange is a law book. After thoroughly reading the book, Abe opts for the law after receiving encouragement from his early, ill-fated love, Ann Rutledge (Pauline Moore). Too poor to own even a horse, he arrives in Springfield on a mule and soon establishes a law practice with friend John Stuart (Edwin Maxwell). At a July 4 celebration, a man is murdered [...]

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