Saturday, February 13, 2016

Lee Daniels' The Butler

Lee Daniels' The Butler

This film 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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Video: Trailer: The Butler

MPAA rating:
for some violence and disturbing images, language, sexual material, thematic elements and smoking
Cuba Gooding; Jr.; Terrence Howard; David Oyelowo; John Cusack; Forest Whitaker; Lenny Kravitz; James Marsden; Jane Fonda; Mariah Carey; Oprah Winfrey
Directed by:
Lee Daniels
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