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The Butler (2013)
(eVideo)


Published: [United States] : Starz Digital : Made available through hoopla, 2013
Description:  1 online resource (1 video file (ca. 132 min.)) : sd., col
Language:  English


Forest Whitaker, Oprah Winfrey, Mariah Carey, John Cusack, Jane Fonda, Cuba Gooding Jr., Terrence Howard, Lenny Kravitz, James Marsden, David Oyelowo, Alex Pettyfer, Vanessa Redgrave, Alan Rickman, Liev Schreiber, Robin Williams, Yaya Alafia, Aml Ameen, David Banner, Michael Rainey Jr., LaJessie Smith, John P. Fertitta, Jim Gleason, Isaac White, Joe Chrest, Colman Domingo, Nelsan Ellis, Nealla Gordon, Elijah Kelley, Minka Kelly, Adriane Lenox, Mo McRae, Pernell Walker, Jesse Williams, Clarence Williams III

LEE DANIELS' THE BUTLER tells the story of a White House butler (Academy Award?-winner 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, his wife (Academy Award?-nominated Oprah Winfrey), and the rest of his family. Rounding out this all-star cast is Robin Williams as Dwight Eisenhower, John Cusack as Richard Nixon, Alan Rickman as Ronald Reagan, James Marsden as John F. Kennedy, Liev Schreiber as Lyndon B. Johnson, and many more. Academy Award?-nominated Lee Daniels (PRECIOUS) directs the script from Emmy? Award-winning writer Danny Strong (TV's GAME CHANGE)

Rated PG-13

Mode of access: World Wide Web

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Additional Credits:
Daniels, Lee, 1959- film director, film producer
Strong, Danny, 1974- screenwriter, film producer
Williams, Pamela Oas, film producer
Ziskin, Laura, film producer
Patrick, Buddy, 1984- film producer
Elwes, Cassian, 1959- film producer
Finley, Michael, 1973 March 6- film producer
Johnson, Sheila C., film producer
Johnson, Brett, film producer
Salloway, Matthew, film producer
Stafford, Earl W., film producer
Weinstein, Bob, 1953- film producer
Weinstein, Harvey, 1952- film producer
Blavatinik, Len, film producer
Giladi, Aviv, film producer
Holden, Vince, film producer
Bruce, James T., 1984- film producer
Wright, R. Bryan, film producer
Destro, Elizabeth, film producer
Kessler, Jordan, film producer
Shor, Hilary, film producer
Merims, Adam, film producer
Whitaker, Forest, actor
Winfrey, Oprah, actor
Carey, Mariah, actor
Cusack, John, 1966- actor
Fonda, Jane, 1937- actor
Gooding, Cuba, Jr., 1968- actor
Howard, Terrence, actor
Kravitz, Lenny, actor, performer
Marsden, James, 1973- actor
Oyelowo, David, actor
Pettyfer, Alex, 1990- actor
Redgrave, Vanessa, 1937- actor
Rickman, Alan, actor
Schreiber, Liev, actor
Williams, Robin, 1951-2014, actor
DaCosta, Yaya, 1982- actor
Ameen, Aml, 1985- actor
Banner, David, actor
Rainey, Michael, actor
Smith, LaJessie, actor
Fertitta, John P. actor
Gleason, Jim, actor
White, Isaac, actor
Chrest, Joe, actor
Gordon, Nealla, actor
Domingo, Colman, actor
Ellis, Nelsan, actor
Kelley, Elijah, actor
Kelly, Minka, 1980- actor
Lenox, Adriane, actor
Mo actor (Mo McRae),
Walker, Pernell, actor
Williams, Jesse, 1981- actor
Williams, Clarence, 1939- actor
Dunn, Andrew director of photography (Andrew William),
Galvin, Tim, production designer
Klotz, Joe, film editor
Carter, Ruthe, costume designer
Leão, Rodrigo, composer (expression)
Knight, Gladys, 1944- performer
Haygood, Wil.
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