Originally Posted by fortunesfool
Imagine an epic period episode of The West Wing and you're pretty much there.
Too true, Lincoln's little stories were very Bartlett... I have no idea how accurate this is historically - did they really say "No, oh stuff it, yes" (perhaps not exact line).
I found it sloooow getting started but enjoyed it once we were about 45 minutes in. Dare I say I enjoyed Tommy Lee Jones performance more than Day Lewis?