The first trailer for Steven Spielberg's Lincoln will premiere this Thursday at 7pm EST during a Google+ hangout with Spielberg and Joseph Gordon-Levitt. But for now, enjoy another entry in 2012's popular trend of trailers for trailers (though this is the first footage from Lincoln, so it's exciting nonetheless). Lincoln opens November 16th and stars Daniel Day-Lewis, Sally Field, Tommy Lee Jones, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Hal Holbrook, James Spader, John Hawkes, Tim Blake Nelson, David Strathairn, Lee Pace, Jackie Earle Haley, David Oyelowo, and Jared Harris.
Steven Spielberg directs two-time Academy Award® winner Daniel Day-Lewis in “Lincoln,” a revealing drama that focuses on the 16th President’s tumultuous final months in office. In a nation divided by war and the strong winds of change, Lincoln pursues a course of action designed to end the war, unite the country and abolish slavery. With the moral courage and fierce determination to succeed, his choices during this critical moment will change the fate of generations to come.