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Tony Kushner based his screenplay for Lincoln in part on Doris Kearns Goodwin's biography of the president, Team of Rivals — but he read many other histories and biographies, in addition to Lincoln's own writings. DreamWorks/Twentieth Century Fox hide caption

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Kushner's 'Lincoln' Is Strange, But Also Savvy

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Southern Delegation, and the Dream John Williams
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Call to Muster, and Battle Cry of Freedom John Williams
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Getting Out the Vote John Williams
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Fête Foraine Louis Sclavis
Now I've Got a Witness The Rolling Stones
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The HBO documentary Crossfire Hurricane, about The Rolling Stones, prompts critic John Powers to reflect on the band's five decades of fame. HBO Films hide caption

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The New British Empire: Pop-Culture Powerhouses

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No Child of Mine Marianne Faithfull
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