Movie fans use Presidents' Day to see Lincoln
Updated On: Feb 19 2013 09:54:27 AM MST
Film fans took advantage of Presidents' Day to see the movie blockbuster "Lincoln."
A Missoula matinee attracted a sizable crowd for a Monday afternoon, even if it was a holiday.
Steven Spielberg's movie is getting good buzz for educational merits.
With 12 Academy Award nominations it is a huge box office success.
Historians and Civil War buffs are intrigued.
Blanche and Denny Tate came to the matinee.
The married couple was having a great time.
"I happen to be a life member of the Sons of Confederate Veterans so I was really interested in seeing how this plays out," said Denny.
But his wife, whose ancestors were northerners, quipped, "my side won.