‘Lincoln’ Trailer Shows Civil War Clashes

Dreamworks released new trailer for 'Lincoln,' starring Daniel Day-Lewis, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Sally Fields and Tommy Lee Jones

Last Updated: September 13, 2012 @ 5:39 PM

Dreamworks Pictures debuted the full “Lincoln” trailer on Thursday in a Google + Hangout, hosted live by director Steven Spielberg and Joseph Gordon-Levitt.

Daniel Day-Lewis stars as an embattled Abraham Lincoln in the historical biopic, navigating the end of the Civil War and the abolishment of slavery in America. Sally Field plays Mary Todd Lincoln, the 16th president’s wife, alongside Gordon-Levitt as their son, Robert, and Tommy Lee Jones as a republican congressman.

Muddy brawls? Courtroom frenzies? Check and check.

The online trailer premiere follows a teaser clip released Monday.

"Lincoln" hits theaters on Nov. 9.


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