Daniel Day-Lewis Embodies Lincoln in Movie Poster

Stark black-and-white portrait for Spielberg film

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Steven Spielberg's Lincoln will chronicle the final months in the life of America's greatest president—and the movie's first poster, unveiled today, presents a suitably heroic yet weary image of the man in stark black and white, drained by four years of war and heartache. See a color still from the film here.

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@nudd Tim Nudd is a former creative editor of Adweek.