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Biography & History Movies

Biography and History DVDs- History on the Big Screen

Use biography and history movies in the classroom to capture your students' attention and imaginations, or enjoy them at home to expand your own knowledge. Choose from award-winning and popular films in DVD or Blu-ray format. Box sets provide you with multiple movies in convenient single packages.

Cultural Context
See for yourself just how the world might have looked at a particular moment in history. Biography and history movies offer glimpses at the social and cultural norms of different times.

Key Historical Figures
Learn about the private lives of key figures in world history through these biography and history movies. Taking a closer look at important people provides insight into the motivations that spurred their actions.

Multiple Formats
Choose from standard DVD or high-definition Blu-ray movies. All you need to view these movies is a Blu-ray or DVD player, making them convenient for the home or classroom.

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Wild
Item : SS4054278
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  • Run Time (Minutes): 115
  • Actors: Reese Witherspoon, Laura Dern, Gaby Hoffmann
  • Director: Jean-Marc Vallee
As low as 43.48 $43.48
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Che
Item : SS2171967
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Black Mass (DVD)
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  • Run Time (Minutes): 123
  • Actors: Johnny Depp, Joel Edgerton, Benedict Cumberbatch, Kevin Bacon, Jesse Plemons, Peter Sarsgaard, Rory Cochrane, Adam Scott, Dakota Johnson, Corey Stoll
  • Director: Scott Cooper
32.99 $32.99
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Coco Avant Chanel
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As low as 14.99 $14.99
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Atanarjuat: The Fast Runner (DVD)
Item : 214263 / Model : 065935143888
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  • Run Time (Minutes): 172
  • Actors: Natar Ungalaq, Sylvia IValu, Peter Arnatsiaq, Pakkak Innukshuk
  • Director: Zacharias Kunuk
11.91 $11.91
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The 33 (Blu-Ray)
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  • Run Time (Minutes): 127
  • Actors: Cote de Pablo, James Brolin, Lou Diamond Phillips, Antonio Banderas, Rodrigo Santoro, Juan Pablo Raba, Juliette Binoche, Naomi Scott, Gabriel Byrne, Kate Del Castillo, Jacob Vargas, Bob Gunton
  • Director: Patricia Riggen
44.99 $44.99
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Jersey Boys
Item : SS3708236
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  • Run Time (Minutes): 134
  • Actors: John Lloyd Young, Erich Bergen, Michael Lomenda
  • Director: Clint Eastwood
As low as 32.99 $32.99
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American Sniper
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  • Run Time (Minutes): 132
  • Actors: Bradley Cooper, Sienna Miller, Jake Mcdorman, Luke Grimes, Navid Negahban, Keir O'Donnell
  • Director: Clint Eastwood
As low as 31.98 $31.98
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Race Movie
Item : SS5440758
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  • Run Time (Minutes): 134
  • Actors: Stephan James, Jason Sudeikis, Jeremy Irons, William Hurt
  • Director: Stephen Hopkins
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Straight Outta Compton (DVD)
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  • Run Time (Minutes): 147
  • Actors: O'Shea Jackson Jr., Corey Hawkins, Jason Mitchell
  • Director: F. Gary Gray
30.99 $30.99
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Steve Jobs (DVD)
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  • Run Time (Minutes): 122
  • Actors: Michael Fassbender, Kate Winslet, Seth Rogen, Jeff Daniels, Michael Stuhlbarg, Katherine Waterston
  • Director: Danny Boyle
30.99 $30.99
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Kings Speech (Blu-Ray + DVD + Digital Copy)
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  • Run Time (Minutes): 119
  • Actors: Helena Bonham Carter, Colin Firth, Guy Pearce
  • Rating: 14A
25.51 $25.51
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Game Change (BRD + DVD + Digital Copy)
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  • Run Time (Minutes): 118
  • Director: Jay Roach
  • Subtitles: English, Spanish, French
23.79 $23.79
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Spotlight (DVD)
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  • Run Time (Minutes): 128
  • Actors: Mark Ruffalo, Rachel McAdams, Michael Keaton, Stanley Tucci, Liev Schrieber, John Slattery, Brian d'Arcy James, Billy Crudup and Jamey Sheridan
  • Director: Tom McCarthy
26.98 $26.98
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The Theory of Everything (DVD)
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  • Run Time (Minutes): 123
  • Actors: Eddie Redmayne, Felicity Jones, Charlie Cox, Emily Watson, Simon McBurney, David Thewlis
  • Director: James Marsh
24.99 $24.99
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Trumbo (Blu-Ray)
Item : 2097937 / Model : 774212113710
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  • Run Time (Minutes): 124
  • Actors: Bryan Cranston, Helen Mirren, Diane Lane, Elle Fanning, John Goodman, Michael Stuhlbarg, David James Elliott, Dean O'Gorman, Alan Tudyk, Louis C.K.
  • Director: Jay Roach
32.98 $32.98
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Steve Jobs (Blu-Ray/DVD)
Item : 2097935 / Model : 025192301056
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  • Run Time (Minutes): 122
  • Actors: Michael Fassbender, Kate Winslet, Seth Rogen, Jeff Daniels, Michael Stuhlbarg, Katherine Waterston
  • Director: Danny Boyle
37.99 $37.99
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Black Mass (Blu-Ray/DVD)
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  • Run Time (Minutes): 123
  • Actors: Johnny Depp, Joel Edgerton, Benedict Cumberbatch, Kevin Bacon, Jesse Plemons, Peter Sarsgaard, Rory Cochrane, Adam Scott, Dakota Johnson, Corey Stoll
  • Director: Scott Cooper
44.99 $44.99
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Trumbo (DVD)
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  • Run Time (Minutes): 124
  • Actors: Bryan Cranston, Helen Mirren, Diane Lane, Elle Fanning, John Goodman, Michael Stuhlbarg, David James Elliott, Dean O'Gorman, Alan Tudyk, Louis C.K.
  • Director: Jay Roach
26.98 $26.98
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Straight Outta Compton (Blu-Ray/DVD)
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  • Run Time (Minutes): 147
  • Actors: O'Shea Jackson Jr., Corey Hawkins, Jason Mitchell
  • Director: F. Gary Gray
37.99 $37.99
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Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom
Item : SS2640941
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  • Run Time (Minutes): 141
  • Actors: Idris Elba, Naomie Harris, Terry Pheto
  • Director: Justin Chadwick
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Game Change (DVD)
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  • Run Time (Minutes): 118
  • Director: Jay Roach
  • Subtitles: English, Spanish, French
19.54 $19.54
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Monarchy: Complete Series (DVD)
Item : 991056 / Model : 054961845491
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  • Actors: David Starkey
  • Subtitles: English
  • Quebec Rating: G
63.91 $63.91
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Bridge of Spies Blu-Ray/(DVD)
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  • Run Time (Minutes): 142
  • Actors: Tom Hanks, Mark Rylance
  • Director: Steven Spielberg
40.99 $40.99
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