Abe Lincoln in Illinois is a 1940 biographical film which tells the story of the life of Abraham Lincoln from his departure from Kentucky until his election as President of the United States.

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  1. John Cromwell


  2. Robert E. Sherwood


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  1. Raymond Massey

    Raymond Massey

    Abe Lincoln

  2. Gene Lockhart

    Gene Lockhart

    Stephen Douglas

  3. Ruth Gordon

    Ruth Gordon

    Mary Todd Lincoln

  4. Mary Howard

    Mary Howard

    Ann Rutledge

  5. Minor Watson

    Minor Watson

    Joshua Speed

  6. Alan Baxter

    Alan Baxter

    Billy Herndon

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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 50m

Budget -

Revenue -

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Release Information

  • February 12, 1940



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