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Lee Daniels' the butler

Author: Danny StrongLee DanielsOprah WinfreyForest WhitakerJohn CusackAll authors
Publisher: Beverly Hills, California : Anchor Bay Entertainment : Weinstein Company Home Entertainment, [2014]
Edition/Format:   Bluray Video : Videodisc : Blu-ray disc : NTSC color broadcast system   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Film adaptations
Fiction films
Drama
BluRay discs
Teatro
Named Person: Eugene Allen; Eugene Allen
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Danny Strong; Lee Daniels; Oprah Winfrey; Forest Whitaker; John Cusack; Wil Haygood; Weinstein Company,; Laura Ziskin Productions,; Anchor Bay Entertainment, Inc.; Weinstein Company Home Entertainment (Firm)
OCLC Number: 864830232
Language Note: English, French, or Spanish dialogue; Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Notes: Based on the novel by Wil Haygood.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2013.
Special features: Lee Daniels' the butler: an American story; original Freedom Riders; deleted scenes; music video "You and I ain't nothin' no more" performed by Gladys Knight and Lenny Kravitz; gag reel.
Credits: Cinematographer, Andrew Dunn ; composer (music score), Rodrigo Leão ; editor, Joe Klotz.
Cast: 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.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: PG-13; for some violence and disturbing images, language, sexual material, thematic elements and smoking.
Description: 1 videodisc (132 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: Blu-ray, NTSC, region A, widescreen (1.85:1); DTS-HD master audio 5.1; requires Blu-ray player.
Other Titles: Butler
Responsibility: Weinstein Company presents a Laura Ziskin production in association with Windy Hill Pictures, Follow Through Productions, Salamander Pictures and Pam Williams Productions ; produced by Pamela Oas Williams, Laura Ziskin, Lee Daniels, Buddy Patrick, Cassian Elwes ; written by Danny Strong ; directed by Lee Daniels.

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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.

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