The Butler

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Daniels, Lee, 1959- film director,
Strong, Danny, 1974- screenwriter,
Williams, Pamela Oas, film producer.
Ziskin, Laura, film producer.
Patrick, Buddy, 1984- film producer.
Beverly Hills, California :
9786315195877, 6315195873
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1 videodisc (132 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
9786315195877, 6315195873
013132611808, 013132618050, 013132611815


General Note
Inspired by the article "A butler well served by this election" and the book "The butler: a witness to history", both by Wil Haygood.
General Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 2013.
General Note
Bonus features: Lee Daniels' The Butler: an American Story (behind-the-scenes documentary); deleted scenes; The original freedom riders; "You and I ain't nothin' no more" performed by Gladys Knight and Lenny Kravitz (music video); gag reel.
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Andrew Dunn ; production designer, Tim Galvin ; edited by Joe Klotz ; costume designer, Ruth E. Carter ; music by Rodrigo Leão.
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.
Inspired by a true story, Cecil Gaines is 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
DVD format; NTSC, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1); Dolby Digital 5.1.
English, French or Spanish dialogue with optional Spanish subtitles and optional English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired.
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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Daniels, L., Strong, D., Williams, P. O., Ziskin, L., Patrick, B., Elwes, C., Finley, M., Johnson, S. C., Johnson, B., Salloway, M., Stafford, E. W., Weinstein, B., Weinstein, H., Blavatinik, L., Giladi, A., Holden, V., Bruce, J. T., Wright, R. B., Destro, E., Kessler, J., Shor, H., Merims, A., Whitaker, F., Winfrey, O., Carey, M., Cusack, J., Fonda, J., Gooding, C., Jr., Howard, T., Kravitz, L., Marsden, J., Oyelowo, D., Pettyfer, A., Redgrave, V., Rickman, A., Schreiber, L., Williams, R., DaCosta, Y., Ameen, A., Banner, D., Rainey, M., Smith, L., Fertitta, J. P., Gleason, J., White, I., Chrest, J., Gordon, N., Domingo, C., Ellis, N., Kelley, E., Kelly, M., Lenox, A., Mo., Walker, P., Williams, J., Williams, C., III., Dunn, A., Galvin, T., Klotz, J., Carter, R., Leão, R., Knight, G., & Haygood, W. The Butler .

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

Lee Daniels et al.. The Butler. Beverly Hills, California.

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

Lee Daniels et al.. The Butler Beverly Hills, California.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Daniels, Lee, et al. The Butler

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