The film stars Raymond Massey, Gene Lockhart, Ruth Gordon, Mary Howard, Minor Watson, Alan Baxter, Harvey Stephens and Howard Da Silva. Massey and Da Silva revived their roles from the original Broadway production of Abe Lincoln in Illinois playing Abe Lincoln and Jack Armstrong respectively. Herbert Rudley, who had portrayed Seth Gale in the play, was another one of the actors to repeat his role in the film version.
Lincoln: the man under the hat; Intiman Theatre's production joins the list of projects that illuminate Lincoln's many faces.(ArtsLife)
Oct 04, 2009; Byline: Misha Berson; Seattle Times theater critic "Character is like a tree and reputation like its shadow. The shadow is what...