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Daniel Day-Lewis, Sally Field, David Strathairn, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, James Spader, Hal Holbrook, Tommy Lee Jones, Jackie Earle Haley, John Hawkes, Jared Harris, Joseph Cross, Tim Blake Nelson, David Oyelowo, Bruce McGill
Mary Todd Lincoln
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Lincoln jokes with a soldier, "My last barber hanged himself..." (0:04)

Abe Lincoln's wife Mary Todd interprets his dream. (0:08)

His daughter Elizabeth tells a carriage man, referring to Lincoln's adviser Francis Preston Blair, "Get him drunk so he can sleep." (0:22)

Mary Todd grieves the loss of her son Willie. (0:52)

Mary Todd asks Abe, "... will you threaten me again with the madhouse... when I showed you what real heartbreak looked like..."
Abe chastizes Mary Todd : "When you refused... to comfort Tad, a child who was not only sick, dangerously sick, but beside himself with grief... Oh but your grief, your grief, your inexhaustable grief"
"For.... everybody's... sake I should have clapped you in the madhouse."
"I couldn't tolerate you grieving so for Willie... I wanted to crawl under the earth ... Don't speak to me about grief." (1:29)