Lee Daniels' the butler
|Language and/or Subtitles:||English|
|Availability:||Available at 48 Libraries 51 of 64 copies|
SummaryInspired 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.
Butlers -- United States -- Drama.
Presidents -- United States -- Staff -- Drama.
Families -- Drama.
United States -- Social life and customs -- Drama.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
|Publisher|| Beverly Hills, CA :Starz Media :
Distributed by Anchor Bay Entertainment,
|Other Titles|| Butler, a witness to history.
Daniels, Lee, 1959- director.
Williams, Pamela Oas, 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.
Marsden, James, 1973- actor.
Oyelowo, David, actor.
Rickman, Alan, actor.
Schreiber, Liev, actor.
Williams, Robin, 1951-2014, actor.
Leão, Rodrigo, composer.
Haygood, Wil. Butler, a witness to history.
Weinstein Company, production company.
Laura Ziskin Productions, production company.
Windy Hill Pictures, production company.
Follow Through Productions (Firm), production company.
Salamander Pictures, production company.
Pam Williams Productions, production company.
Starz Media, publisher.
Anchor Bay Entertainment, Inc., publisher.
Forest Whitaker, Oprah Winfrey, Mariah Carey, John Cusack, Jane Fonda, Cuba Gooding Jr., Terrence Howard, Lenny Kravitz, James Marsden, David Oyelowo, Alan Rickman, Liev Schreiber, Robin Williams.
Director of photography, Andrew Dunn ; editor, Joe Klotz ; composer (music score), Rodrigo Leão.
MPAA rating: PG-13; for some violence and disturbing images, language, sexual material, thematic elements and smoking.
English, French and Spanish dialogue; with optional Spanish subtitles; with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired (SDH).
Title from container.
Based on the novel by Wil Haygood.
Special features: 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.
DVD, NTSC, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1); Dolby Digital 5.1.
1 videodisc (132 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.