Daniel Day-Lewis is Abraham Lincoln on November 16

via Disney Dates Steven Spielberg's 'Lincoln' Into Awards-Season Fray - Deadline.com.

The Abraham Lincoln movie starring Daniel Day-Lewis as Honest Abe will get an exclusive release November 9, 2012, and expand wide November 16, Disney just announced. That puts it squarely in the midst of Oscar season. The Steven Spielberg-directed Lincoln is a DreamWorks production; Fox and Participant Media are partners in the film and Fox will handle international distribution.