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Lee Daniels' The Butler

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In Theaters: August 16, 2013

PG-13 | Drama | 2h 12m

Lee Daniels' The Butler

LEE DANIELS' THE BUTLER tells the story of a White House butler (Forest Whitaker) 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.

Cast: Forest Whitaker, Oprah Winfrey, John Cusack, Jane Fonda, Cuba Gooding, Jr., Terrence Howard, Lenny Kravitz, Melissa Leo, David Oyelowo, Vanessa Redgrave, Alan Rickman, Liev Schreiber, Robin Williams, Alex Pettyfer
Director: Lee Daniels
Studio: The Weinstein Company
Producer(s): Lee Daniels, Laura Ziskin, Cassian Elwes, Buddy Patrick
Writer(s): Lee Daniels, Danny Strong
Official Site: butlermovie.com