You should know your screen resolution, otherwise full-screen playback will be difficult.
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omxplayer --win "0 0 1280 800" -o both -b /home/pi/Videos/trailer_1080p.mov
This is an example of how to use omxplayer --win command. This will play any video file (the example big buck bunny is FHD btw) in an window which is 1280*800 pixels. Refer to omxplayer command manual for details.
As you will have to synchronize your playback you can use 'cron'. Nevertheless, all you Pis need to synchronize the time frequently.
Here's an example of the --win command showing the video on a TFT which is 160pixels in height only
Showing what you can achieve by using --win command