With a little thought and reason, it’s easy to see the holes in the title character’s thinking, and that this film, at its core, is nothing more than a big and beautiful spiritual mess.
Read my review at Christianity Today.
For filmgoers either too young to have been bowled over by Spielberg’s transcendent initial decade or two—or for those who perhaps just take his signature style for granted—Lincoln shows just how good he is. Thanks to a strong cast and a smart story that’s historically, morally and politically rich, Lincoln will go down as one of Spielberg’s greatest accomplishments.
Read my review at Paste.