Taking the Office: From FDR to Obama (2009)

Since the beginning of motion picture coverage, 13 U.S. Presidents have taken the oath of office. From Franklin Delano Roosevelt to Barack Obama, see each historic oath and the ... See full summary »

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Franklin D. Roosevelt ... Himself (archive footage)
Harry S. Truman ... Himself (archive footage)
Dwight D. Eisenhower ... Himself (archive footage)
John F. Kennedy ... Himself (archive footage)
Lyndon Baines Johnson ... Himself (archive footage) (as Lyndon B. Johnson)
Richard Nixon ... Himself (archive footage) (as Richard M. Nixon)
Gerald Ford ... Himself (archive footage) (as Gerald R. Ford)
Jimmy Carter ... Himself (archive footage) (as James E. Carter)
Ronald Reagan ... Himself (archive footage) (as Ronald W. Reagan)
George Bush ... Himself (archive footage) (as George H.W. Bush)
Bill Clinton ... Himself (archive footage) (as William J. Clinton)
George W. Bush ... Himself (archive footage)
Barack Obama ... Himself (archive footage)
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Since the beginning of motion picture coverage, 13 U.S. Presidents have taken the oath of office. From Franklin Delano Roosevelt to Barack Obama, see each historic oath and the world-shaking events that defined their administrations. Taking the Office takes you on a 20th century American journey through the words and images of our nation's Commanders in Chief. This document of American history has been captured in extraordinary footage from the National Archives and exclusive film from NBC News. Taking the Office is a 2 DVD set featuring almost 4 hours of the greatest speeches in American History. Written by Amazon

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Times change. Presidents change. The Oath remains the same.


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USA

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English

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2009 (USA) See more »

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USA

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Black and White (archive footage)| Color (archive footage)

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1.33 : 1
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