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Lee Daniels' the butler

Author: Pamela Oas WilliamsLaura ZiskinLee DanielsBuddy PatrickCassian ElwesAll authors
Publisher: Beverly Hills, California : Anchor Bay Entertainment, [2014]
Edition/Format:   Bluray Video : Blu-ray disc : NTSC color broadcast system   Visual material : English : [Blu-ray/DVD combo]View 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: Drama
Feature films
Fiction films
Film adaptations
History
Biography Drama
Named Person: Eugene Allen; Eugene Allen
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Pamela Oas Williams; Laura Ziskin; Lee Daniels; Buddy Patrick; Cassian Elwes; Danny Strong; Forest Whitaker; Oprah Winfrey; John Cusack; Mariah Carey; Jane Fonda; Cuba Gooding, Jr.; Terrence Howard; Lenny Kravitz; James Marsden; David Oyelowo; Alan Rickman; Liev Schreiber; Robin Williams; Andrew Dunn; Rodrigo Leão; Wil Haygood; Weinstein Company.; Anchor Bay Entertainment, Inc.
OCLC Number: 868683299
Language Note: English, French or Spanish dialogue; Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired.
Notes: "Blu-ray + DVD + Digital HD UV"--Container. Includes one-time code to access digital copy of the movie.
Inspired by the article A butler well served by this election / by Wil Haygood.
Special features: Lee Daniels' The Butler: An American Story; 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.
Credits: Cinematographer, Andrew Dunn ; editor, Joe Klotz ; composer (music score), Rodrigo Leão.
Cast: Forest Whitaker, Oprah Winfrey, Mariah Carey, John Cusack, Jane Fonda, Cuba Gooding Jr., Terence Howard, Lenny Kravitz, James Marsden, David Oyelowo, Alan Rickman, Liev Schreiber, Robin Williams, David Banner, Michael Rainey Jr., LaJessie Smith, Alex Pettyfer, Vanessa Redgrave, Aml Ameen, Clarence Williams III, John P. Fertitta, Jim Gleason, Isaac White, Joe Chrest.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: PG-13; for some violence and disturbing images, language, sexual material, thematic elements and smoking.
Description: 2 videodiscs (132 min. each) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD: NTSC, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1); Dolby Digital 5.1.; Blu-ray: region A, 5.1 DTSHD-MA, widescreen presentation, 1080p.; Blu-ray disc for use only with Blu-ray disc players, Blu-ray disc computer drives and Playstation 3 game consoles.
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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