7.5/10
80
5 user 2 critic

The Perfect Tribute (1991)

This is a period piece about how Lincoln came to write the Gettysburg Address. It's fictionalized to show the points of view of both North & South, and unlike most Civil War films, it ... See full summary »

Director:

Writers:

(fictional story "Lincoln Got No Applause at Gettysburg: The Perfect Tribute"), (as Dennis Brown)
Reviews
1 win. See more awards »

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

Sam has a problem with his roommates: they are disgusting, and don't seem to share his views on responsibility, privacy, and basic hygiene. Such is his discomfort with his living ... See full summary »

Director: Warren Leight
Stars: Matthew Broderick, Jeanne Tripplehorn, Annabella Sciorra
The Ryan White Story (TV Movie 1989)
Biography | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

The story of Ryan White, a 13-year-old haemophiliac who contracted AIDS from factor VIII, which was used to control this disorder.

Director: John Herzfeld
Stars: Judith Light, Lukas Haas, Michael Bowen
Drama | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

Two men on weekend outing assist country lass in trouble but find themselves in a stew. One is killed, one severely injured who recovers at the Campbell cabin. He learns the simplicity of ... See full summary »

Director: Michael Borden
Stars: Campbell Scott, Virginia Lantry, Bernard White
An Amish Murder (TV Movie 2013)
Drama | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

A murder investigation in her hometown triggers deep-seated emotions in an Ohio police chief who came from the Amish community.

Director: Stephen Gyllenhaal
Stars: Neve Campbell, Noam Jenkins, Jilon VanOver
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
Benjamin Blair
...
Carter Blair
...
Farm Woman
...
Warren
...
...
Gov. Curtin
...
Blair
Laurie Kennedy ...
...
Dr. Thomas
...
Lamon
...
Wills
...
Shelby
...
Julia
James Donadio ...
Alexander
Edit

Storyline

This is a period piece about how Lincoln came to write the Gettysburg Address. It's fictionalized to show the points of view of both North & South, and unlike most Civil War films, it doesn't take sides. While the opinions of the day are espoused, ultimately it is an homage to America, and all it purported to stabd for then, as well as now. Written by Whitney Equality Weddell

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

gettysburg address | See All (1) »

Genres:

Drama

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

21 April 1991 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Il tributo più bello  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Jeanne Tripplehorn's first TV project. See more »

Connections

Version of The Perfect Tribute (1935) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Great Movie!!!
8 November 2002 | by (Lexington, Kentucky) – See all my reviews

This is a Great Movie!!! I recorded it when it was shown on TV but would really like to purchase a good copy on VHS. I can not locate it on any media (DVD preferred but since it is no longer on vhs, dvd is out of the question) Campbell Scott is an excellent actor and was excellent in this movie. Jason Robards was also as well as Lukas Haas. I recommend for anyone especially Civil War buffs.


7 of 8 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
The Perfect Tribute terryh-1
vhs movies grandviewnc2004
Discuss The Perfect Tribute (1991) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?