R | | Action, Fantasy, Horror
Abraham Lincoln, the 16th President of the United States, discovers vampires are planning to take over the United States. He makes it his mission to eliminate them.
The scene where President Lincoln works at a large Oval Office desk while his son Willie plays with toys beneath it, is based on an iconic photograph of President John F. Kennedy and little John Kennedy Jr.
History prefers legends to men. It prefers nobility to brutality, soaring speeches to quiet deeds. History remembers the battle and forgets the blood. Whatever history remembers of me, if it remembers anything at all, it shall only be a fraction of ...
The film's American Civil War sequence leading up to the Battle of Gettysburg creates the impression that the Union was very successful before Gettysburg, and was close to total victory. However, in mid-1863, the Civil War was very clearly undecided, and it was, in fact, the Confederates who had secured more notable victories, and it was they who had the upper hand in the lead-up to the Battle of Gettysburg; indeed, the battle was the culmination of their second invasion of the North, and was the high-point of Confederate confidence and capability in the Civil War.
During the closing credits there are drops of blood seen racing and zigzagging across white fabric, until the camera zooms out and the trails of blood are seen to have formed a map of America divided into states.
$16,306,974 (USA) (24 June 2012)