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Steven Spielberg's 'Lincoln' Throws Star-Studded Premiere at AFI Fest

November 9, 2012 (7:34 am) GMT
The promotional event is also attended by the film's cast members, including Daniel Day-Lewis, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Sally Field and Tommy Lee Jones.

A day before opening in limited U.S. theaters, Steven Spielberg's "" was premiered as part of the 2012 AFI Fest in Hollywood. Held at the Grauman's Chinese Theatre on Thursday night, November 8, the special screening event was supported by the history film's A-list cast members as well as director Spielberg himself.

Spielberg stepped on the red carpet, looking elegant in a gray suit that he paired with a matching scarf, black pants and well-polished leather shoes. He was joined by who looked very different from his portrayal of Abraham Lincoln in the movie. The actor donned a brown shirt under his blazer and paired it with a checkered scarf.

, meanwhile, looked pretty in a sleeveless red lace dress that she teamed with a pair of nude-colored pumps. , , , Bruce McGill, , Joseph Cross and were among the other male cast members spotted that night, looking sleek in each of their suits.

Among the celebrity guests, there were and who oozed sexiness in their red ensembles, Jo Champa who looked stylish in an LBD and ankle boots, who arrived with his sexy partner Allegra Riggio, and who kept it simple in a loose blouse and black trousers.

"Lincoln" is a revealing drama that focuses on Abe's tumultuous final months in office. In a nation divided by war and the strong winds of change, he pursues a course of action designed to end the war, unite the country and abolish slavery. With the moral courage and fierce determination to succeed, his choices during this critical moment will change the fate of generations to come.








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