Tennessee Johnson (1942)

Genres - Drama  |   Sub-Genres - Biopic [feature]  |   Release Date - Dec 1, 1942 (USA - Unknown)  |   Run Time - 103 min.  |   Countries - USA  |  
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The tumultuous presidency of 17th-president Andrew Johnson is chronicled in this biopic. The story begins with Johnson's boyhood and covers his early life. During the Civil War, Johnson stays a staunch Unionist and upon Lincoln's reelection in 1864, becomes his Vice President. After Lincoln's assassination, Johnson becomes the President.

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President, apprentice, escape, friendship, schoolteacher, Civil-War [US]