Lee Daniels' the butler / screenwriters, Danny Strong ; producer/director, Lee Daniels.
Contributor(s): Strong, Danny | Daniels, Lee | Winfrey, Oprah | Whitaker, Forest | Cusack, John | Haygood, Wil. Butler, a witness to history | Anchor Bay Entertainment, Inc.Material type: Visual materialDescription: 1 videodisc (132 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.Other title: Butler.Subject(s): Allen, Eugene, 1919-2010 -- Drama | Butlers -- United States -- Drama | Presidents -- United States -- Staff -- Drama | Families -- Drama | United States -- Social life and customs -- DramaDDC classification: 791.43/72
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Based on the novel by Wil Haygood.
Special features: the original freedom riders; deleted scenes ; music video "You and I ain't nothin' no more" performed by Gladys Knight and Lenny Kravitz ; gag reel.
Cinematographer, Andrew Dunn ; composer (music score), Rodrigo Leão.
Oprah Winfrey, Forest Whitaker, John Cusack, Mariah Carey, David Banner, Michael Rainey Jr., LaJessie Smith, Mariah Carey, Alex Pettyfer, Vanessa Redgrave, Aml Ameen, Clarence Williams III, John P. Fertitta, Jim Gleason, Isaac White, David Oyelowo, Joe Chrest.
Inspired by a true story about Cecil Gaines, a devoted husband, father, and White House butler who served eight Presidential administrations during the turbulent politics and civil rights battles of twentieth century America.
MPAA rating: PG-13; for some violence and disturbing images, language, sexual material, thematic elements and smoking.
DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1); Dolby Digital.
English dialogue; English or Spanish subtitles.