Slideshow: Top 8 movies to watch on July 4th

Slideshow: Top 8 movies to watch on July 4th

Lincoln Steven Spielberg's examination of the Great Emancipator jettisons the traditional cradle-to-grave biopic format in favor of focusing on one of Lincoln's -- and America's -- defining hours: the passage of the 13th Amendment to abolish slavery. An understated central performance from Daniel Day-Lewis, which earned him his third Best Actor Oscar, is punctuated by Spielbergian moments of light comedy and buoyed by a stellar supporting cast, including Sally Field, Tommy Lee Jones and Joseph Gordon Levitt.

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by ABC News

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Posted on July 4, 2013 at 9:22 AM

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