SELMA is the story of a movement. The film chronicles the tumultuous three-month period in 1965, when Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. led a dangerous campaign to secure equal voting rights in the face of violent opposition. The epic march from Selma to Montgomery culminated in President Johnson (Tom Wilkinson) signing the Voting Rights Act of 1965, one of the most significant victories for the civil rights movement. Director Ava DuVernay’s SELMA tells the real story of how the revered leader and visionary Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. (David Oyelowo) and his brothers and sisters in the movement prompted change that forever altered history.

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Selma (2014)

PG-13

Drama · 2h 8m · 1/9/2015

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SELMA is the story of a movement. The film chronicles the tumultuous three-month period in 1965, when Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. led a dangerous campaign to secure equal voting rights in the face of violent opposition. The epic march from Selma to Montgomery culminated in President Johnson (Tom Wilkinson) signing the Voting Rights Act of 1965, one of the most significant victories for the civil rights movement. Director Ava DuVernay’s SELMA tells the real story of how the revered leader and visionary Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. (David Oyelowo) and his brothers and sisters in the movement prompted change that forever altered history.

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Status

Released

Language

English

Countries

United Kingdom, United States, France

Production Companies

Pathé, Harpo Films, Plan B Entertainment, Cloud Eight Films, Ingenious Media, Celador Films, Pathe UK

Budget

$20,000,000

Revenue

$66,787,908
Part Of
Cast
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Qualen Bradley

Male Marcher
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Tom Wilkinson

President Lyndon B. Johnson
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Common

James Bevel
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Dylan Baker

J. Edgar Hoover
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Lorraine Toussaint

Amelia Boynton
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Tim Roth

George Wallace
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Cuba Gooding Jr.

Fred Gray
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David Oyelowo

Martin Luther King Jr.
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Giovanni Ribisi

Lee C. White
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Martin Sheen

Frank Minis Johnson
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Alessandro Nivola

John Doar
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Carmen Ejogo

Coretta Scott King
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Oprah Winfrey

Annie Lee Cooper
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John Archer Lundgren

Deputized Klansman
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Nigel Thatch

Malcolm X
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Trai Byers

James Forman
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Colman Domingo

Rev. Ralph Abernathy
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Omar J. Dorsey

James Orange
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Ruben Santiago-Hudson

Bayard Rustin
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Haviland Stillwell

President's Secretary
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Niecy Nash

Richie Jean Jackson
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Keith Stanfield

Jimmie Lee Jackson
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Yamanee Coleman

Church / Funeral Attendant
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Stephan James

John Lewis
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André Holland

Andrew Young
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Corey Reynolds

CT Vivian
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Tessa Thompson

Diane Nash
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Jody Thompson

Actor
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Merriwether Stormy

Daughter
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Kent Faulcon

Dr. Sullivan Jackson
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Dane Davenport

Klansman #1
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Greg Chandler Maness

LBJ's Aide
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Fred Galle

Alabama State Attorney
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Ledisi Young

Mahalia Jackson
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Amahre Palmer

Civil Rights Activist
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Henry G. Sanders

Cager Lee
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Tara Ochs

Viola Liuzzo
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E. Roger Mitchell

Reverend Frederick Reese
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Brandon Carroll

Klansman
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Charity Jordan

Viola Lee
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Preston Baker

Hotel Patron / Selma Citzen
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Christine Horn

Female Marcher
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Michael Shikany

Archbishop Iakovos
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Trinity Simone

Girl #1
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Montrel Miller

Young Marcher
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Jordan Christina Rice

Girl
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Charlandra L. Jacobs

Funeral Attendee
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David Silverman

Anthony Liuzzo
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Joseph Oliveira

National Guardsman
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Elizabeth Diane Wells

Marie Reeb (as Elizabeth Wells Berkes)
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Nadej k Bailey

Girl #5
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Stan Houston

Sheriff Jim Clark
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Clay Chappell

Registrar
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Mikeria Howard

Girl #2
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Jeremy Strong

James Reeb
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Thom McGlon

Sheriff Posseman
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Tim Battle

Dallas County Deputy
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Raven Ferguson

Female Marcher
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J.J. Green

Marcher
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Brandon O'Dell

Reeb's Companion
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Mark Cabus

State Attorney
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Clint Crane

National Guardsman
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Ashlei Sharpe Chestnut

Church / Funeral Attendant
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Walter Hendrix III

AA eFx Marcher
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Dexter Tillis

Angry Marcher
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Roger A. Harrison

Senator
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Kenny Cooper

Black Marcher
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Brian Kurlander

Voice on Recorder
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Rachelle Wicker

Female Marcher / Funeral Attendee
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John Collier

Montgomery Police Officer
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Donald Horner

Court room attendant
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Andrew Bleidner

LBJ'sMarine Guard / Ahite House Aide
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Jasmine Taylor

Female Marcher
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Carol Anne Taylor

White Supporter / Singer
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Christopher Anthony Carr

Racist Spectator / White Marcher / Press background.
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Kathy Alderman

Angry white woman
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Shannon Edwards

Senator
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Jeffery James Bucchino

Congressman
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Gordon Meyer

Deputy Sheriff
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Mike Taylor

Man on Street
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Kyle McMahon

Senator John J. Williams
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Charles Black

Elderly Marcher
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John Lavelle

Roy Reed
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Aaron Brewstar

Alabama state trooper / Selma Alabama police
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John Merical

Reporter
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Todd Sassano

National Guardsman
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Ronan Brookes

Montgomery Police Officer
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Andrea Jones

Marcher
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Thomas Hughes

Deputized Klansman
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Scotty Bishop

Racist Spectator
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Samuel Lee Fudge

Young Marcher
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Patti Schellhaas

Congressional Aide
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Amy Elizabeth Jones

Marcher
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Ryan Fontaine

National Guardsman
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Earlene M. Vaughn

Marcher
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AngelAnn Green-Orr

Church Attendant, Funeral Attendant, Diner student, speech attendant, Aid
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Cheri Marcelle

Triage Nurse (uncredited)
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King

SNCC Member (uncredited)
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Christine Hameed

Extra at Court House (uncredited)
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Samuel Oden

Male Marcher / Racist White Spectator / FBI Agent (uncredited)
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Shakesha Williams

Marcher (uncredited)
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Darla Pelton-Perez

On Looker (uncredited)
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Sherod Ogletree

Church Member (uncredited)
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Judy McGee Burley

Marcher / Lady in Jail / Recorded Voice at Church Funeral (uncredited)
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Knox Bentley

Triage Doctor (uncredited)
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Wayne Hughes

Vice President, Hubert Humphrey
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Corey Champagne

Marcher (uncredited)
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Ken Dohse

Reporter / Movement Marcher (uncredited)
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Doris Dean

Racist White Spectator (uncredited)
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Bennett Wayne Dean Sr.

Alabama State Trooper (uncredited)
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Travis Turner

Press / Reporter
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Wendell Pierce

Reverend Hosea Williams
Crew
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Ava DuVernay

Director
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Paul Webb

Writer
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Selma

(Blu-ray, Keep Case (HD, Low))

5/5/2015

Disc Title Front Cover

Selma

(Blu-ray, Keep Case (HD, Low))

5/5/2015

Disc Title Front Cover

Selma

(Blu-ray)

1/24/2017

Disc Title Front Cover

Selma

(DVD, Keep Case (Std.))

3/5/2015

Disc Title Front Cover

Selma

(Blu-ray)

Disc Title Front Cover

Selma

(DVD)

11/17/2015

Disc Title Front Cover

Selma

(DVD, Keep Case (Std.))

1/24/2017

Disc Title Front Cover

Selma

(Blu-ray)

5/5/2015

Disc Title Front Cover

Selma

(Blu-ray)

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