The Big Night

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  • Approved
  • 1951
  • 1 hr 15 min
  • 6.3  (835)

The Big Night is a movie from the 1950s that shows the last night that Abraham Lincoln was alive. In this black and white film, the couple of months leading up to the assassination of Abraham Lincoln is shown, along with the character development of John Wilkes Booth. The movie makes John Wilkes Booth seem almost human, and at times in the movie you even start to feel sorry for him. The actual gun shot is shown in the movie, and the days after the play are shown where Abraham Lincoln will eventually pass away from the shot in his bed.

The Big Night
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Description
The Big Night is a movie from the 1950s that shows the last night that Abraham Lincoln was alive. In this black and white film, the couple of months leading up to the assassination of Abraham Lincoln is shown, along with the character development of John Wilkes Booth. The movie makes John Wilkes Booth seem almost human, and at times in the movie you even start to feel sorry for him. The actual gun shot is shown in the movie, and the days after the play are shown where Abraham Lincoln will eventually pass away from the shot in his bed.

The Big Night is a 1951 drama with a runtime of 1 hour and 15 minutes. It has received poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.3.

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The Big Night is available to watch, stream, download and on demand at Amazon Prime, Apple TV+ and EPIX. Some platforms allow you to rent The Big Night for a limited time or purchase the movie and download it to your device.

  • Release Date
    1951
  • MPAA Rating
    Approved
  • Runtime
    1 hr 15 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    6.3  (835)