23 Movies to Bring History to Life in Your Classroom

From biopics to war dramas these 23 movies based on a true story will keep you entertained and learning in the process! Have a few favorites of your own? Share with the Likewise community by creating a list of your 3+ favorite educational shows and movies. Share out to your social media channels and tag @Likewise with #likewiseapp and #backtoschool by 8/31. We'll pick a few of our favorite lists with the winner receiving a $1,000 cash prize for your favorite teacher or educational non-profit and two runner-up prizes of $500!

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A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood
A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood
3.8
starz play dogear
+6
First Man
3.5
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+5
Hidden Figures
3.7
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+8
Ray
4
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+5
Jackie
3.5
amc dogear
+4
Lincoln
3.5
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+5
Malcolm X
4
max dogear
+5
The Theory of Everything
3.6
amc dogear
+5
Harriet
3.1
netflix dogear
+5
Frida
3.9
amc dogear
+6
Schindler's List
4.3
amc dogear
+5
The King's Speech
4.2
max dogear
+7
Selma
3.6
amazon dogear
+9
Frost/Nixon
3.6
itunes dogear
+3
All the President's Men
3.8
amc dogear
+5
Apollo 13
3.7
netflix dogear
+6
The Imitation Game
4.1
netflix dogear
+7
Darkest Hour
3.6
netflix dogear
+5
The Post
3.7
amc dogear
+6
Snowden
3.5
max dogear
+5
Miracle
4
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+5
Argo
3.6
amc dogear
+5
A League of Their Own
3.5
amc dogear
+5