The Butler (full title Lee Daniels' The Butler) is a 2013 American historical drama film directed and co-produced by Lee Daniels and with a screenplay by Danny Strong. It is inspired by Wil Haygood 's Washington Post article "A Butler Well Served by This Election".
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Movie Info After leaving the South as a young man and finding employment at an elite hotel in Washington, D.C., Cecil Gaines (Forest Whitaker) gets the opportunity of a lifetime when he is hired as...
- drama, history
Lee Daniels' The Butler 2013 16+ 2h 11m Award-winning Dramas The life of a White House butler who served under eight presidents unfolds against a backdrop of unparalleled change in American history. Starring: Forest Whitaker, Oprah Winfrey, John Cusack
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Lee Daniels' The Butler (3,755) IMDb 7.2 2h 12min 2013 X-Ray 18+ Forest Whitaker leads an all-star cast as a White House butler who served eight presidents while the civil rights movement and other major events affect his life, family, and society.
The Butler tells the story of a White House butler who served eight American presidents over three decades. The film traces the dramatic changes that swept American society during this time, from the civil rights movement to Vietnam and beyond, and how those changes affected this man’s life and family.
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In 2013 he released the critically acclaimed Lee Daniels' The Butler, a drama that tells the story of Cecil Gaines (Forest Whitaker), an African American butler who served at the White House during seven presidential administrations.
Lee Daniels' The Butler PG-13 , 2h 12m drama, history; Directed By: Lee Daniels In Theaters: Aug 16, 2013 Wide ...
Aug 15, 2013 · "Lee Daniel's The Butler" is a WWBB movie about the centuries-old split between House Negroes (the middle class) and Field Negroes (the working class/underclass), and about the clarifying shocks and upheavals required to heal the rift.