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5 Best Martin Luther King, Jr. Movies on Max

Check out the best Martin Luther King, Jr. Movies on Max.

There is no shortage of Martin Luther King, Jr. Movies to stream. You can find:

So, it’s no surprise that Max would have a great selection available, too.

What is Max?

Max is the newest streaming service to hit the scene. Launched in May 2020, Max will be the exclusive home to many brands Warner Bros. has access to beyond HBO, including DC, Cartoon Network, Adult Swim, TNT, TBS, CNN, and other select programs from Turner Network’s libraries, such as The CW and DC Universe. Interested? Here’s Everything You Need to Know About Max.

Martin Luther King, Jr. Movies on Max

MLK movies typically focus on the life and legacy of Martin Luther King Jr., one of the key figures in the American Civil Rights Movement. These films delve into his inspirational leadership, nonviolent activism, and the struggles for racial equality, offering a poignant look at the challenges and triumphs of the civil rights era.

All the Way
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Bryan Cranston, Melissa Leo, Anthony Mackie (Actors)

All the Way

Bryan Cranston stars as President Lyndon B. Johnson in the dramatic story of his tumultuous first year in office in this HBO Films feature. | Stream on Max
King in the Wilderness
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Clifford Alexander, Joan Baez, Harry Belafonte (Actors)

Boycott
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Jeffrey Wright, Terrence Howard, CCH Pounder (Actors)

| Stream on Max

Eyes on the Prize
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Julian Bond (Actor)

Eyes on the Prize

This landmark series, which first premiered in 1987, documents the history of the civil rights movement in America. Produced by Blackside, segments include the Montgomery bus boycott of 1954, school desegregation in 1957 Arkansas, the right-to-vote battle within Mississippi, the march from Selma to Montgomery, Ala., and the Voting Rights Act of 1965.

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The series has been honored with a George Foster Peabody Award, an International Documentary Award, Television Critics Association Award, and numerous Emmy Awards. | Stream on Max

1968: The Year That Changed America Season 1
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)

1968

Episodes 1 and 2. Looking back 50 years to explore 1968, a year marked by seismic shifts in American politics, social movements, global relations, and cultural icons that changed the modern landscape. | Stream on Max

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