This is a period drama based on true events following the assassination of President Lincoln. Wright Penn will play Mary Surratt, the only woman among a group charged with conspiring to kill the president. McAvoy will play Frederick Aiken, an idealistic young war hero who reluctantly defends Surratt and in the process comes to believe she is innocent.
Release: April 15, 2011
Director: Robert Redford
Cast: James McAvoy, Robin Wright Penn, Justin Long, Tom Wilkinson, Evan Rachel Wood