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The Conspirator

Synopsis

Robert Redford focuses on the chaotic moment in history directly following President Lincoln's assassination to tell the story of the proud mother charged with committing the monumental crime, and the ambitious young lawyer who reluctantly becomes her defense attorney. The Civil War has ended, and upon returning home, Union War hero Frederick Aiken (James McAvoy) endeavors to enter the world of politics by establishing himself as a lawyer. Though a high-society ball provides Aiken with the unique...more

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2.0

Dave White Profile

Feels like homework.

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2.5

Grae Drake Profile

Sic semper bore-annis.

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3.0

55 out of 100 Metascore®

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12

OK for kids 12+

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