FREDONIA - "Lincoln," Steven Spielberg's critically acclaimed biographical drama starring Daniel Day Lewis and Sally Field, is the next featured film in the 1891 Fredonia Opera House Cinema Series. It will be screened on Saturday and Tuesday, Feb. 5, at 7:30 p.m.
Nominated for 12 Academy Awards, including Best Picture, Best Director, Best Actor for Lewis, Best Supporting Actress for Field and Best Supporting Actor for Tommy Lee Jones, "Lincoln" is 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 would change the fate of generations to come.
Rated PG-13, "Lincoln" runs 150 minutes. Tickets are available at the door for $7 for adults, $6.50 for seniors and Opera House members, and $5 for students the night of each screening. For more information, call the Opera House Box Office at 679-1891. The series continues with "Promised Land," the fictional fracking drama starring Matt Damon, on Feb. 9 and Feb. 12.