This product was added to our catalog on Friday 24 April, 2009.
An all new, 2-part television docu-drama tells the fascinating story of Abraham Lincoln and his murder John Wilkes Booth - the assassin who planned hte murder of hte Presidnet like a Shakespearian plot. Shot on High-Definition at spectacular locations across the United States. A cast of more than 80 historical actors creates an authentic image of Lincoln's America. The Presidential office int he White House was staged at Centre Hill Mansion in Petersburg, Virgnia. the Ford's Theater box reconstruction was one ofthe many locations around Richmond, Virginia used extensively - with further scenes filmed at the historic Strasburg Railroad, and at the original and recently restored summer residence of the Lincoln Family in rural D.C.
April 14, 1865 Abraham Lincoln is the embodiment of the 'American Dream.