Lee Daniels' the butler

Book Cover
Average Rating


Loading Description...

Also in this Series

Checking series information...


LocationCall NumberStatus
Calumet City Public Library - DVDBLU-RAY BUTOn Shelf
Chicago Ridge Public Library - StacksBLU BUTOn Shelf
Downers Grove Public Library - 2nd Floor - AdultBLU-RAY BUTLEROn Shelf
Hinsdale Public Library - StacksBLU-RAY BUTLEROn Shelf
Matteson Area Public Library District - AV StacksBLU-RAY BUTOn Shelf
Show All Copies

More Like This

Loading more titles like this title...

Other Editions and Formats

More Details

[Culver City, Calif.] :
Physical Desc
1 videodisc (132 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.


General Note
Based on the novel by Wil Haygood.
General Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 2013.
General Note
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.
Creation/Production Credits
Cinematographer, Andrew Dunn ; composer (music score), Rodrigo Leão ; editor, Joe Klotz.
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.
Target Audience
MPAA rating: PG-13; for some violence and disturbing images, language, sexual material, thematic elements and smoking.
System Details
Blu-ray, NTSC, region A, widescreen (1.85:1); DTS-HD master audio 5.1; requires Blu-ray player.
English, French, or Spanish dialogue; Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Local note


APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Strong, D., Daniels, L., Winfrey, O., Whitaker, F., Cusack, J., & Haygood, W. Lee Daniels' the butler ([Blu-ray version].).

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Danny Strong et al.. Lee Daniels' the Butler. [Culver City, Calif.].

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Danny Strong et al.. Lee Daniels' the Butler [Culver City, Calif.].

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Strong, Danny, et al. Lee Daniels' the Butler [Blu-ray version].,

Note! Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy. Citation formats are based on standards as of August 2021.

Staff View

Loading Staff View.