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Uniform Title Butler (Motion picture)
Title Lee Daniels' The butler [videorecording] / the Weinstein Company presents ; a Lee Daniels film ; a Laura Ziskin production, in association with Windy Hill Pictures, Follow Through Productions, Salamander Pictures and Pam Williams Productions ; produced by Pamela Oas Williams, Laura Ziskin, Lee Daniels, Buddy Patrick, Cassian Elwes ; executive producers, Michael Finley, Sheila C. Johnson, Brett Johnson, Matthew Salloway, Earl W. Stafford, Danny Strong, Bob Weinstein, Harvey Weinstein,Len Blavatinik, Aviv Giladi, Vince Holden, James T. Bruce IV, R. Bryan Wright, Liz Destro, Jordan Kessler, Hilary Shor and Adam Merims ; written by Danny Strong ; directed by Lee Daniels.

Publication Info. Beverly Hills, California : Anchor Bay Entertainment : Starz Media, [2014]


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Description 1 videodisc (132 min.) : DVD video, sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
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Physical Medium DVD video 4 3/4 in.
Description digital optical surround Dolby Digital 5.1 rda
laser optical NTSC rda
video file DVD video region 1 rda
Motion picture
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 2013.
Inspired by the article "A butler well served by this election" by Wil Haygood.
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.
Credits Director of photography, Andrew Dunn ; production designer, Tim Galvin ; edited by Joe Klotz ; costume designer, Ruth E. Carter ; music by Rodrigo Leão.
Cast 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, Colman Domingo, Nelsan Ellis, Nealla Gordon, Elijah Kelley, Minka Kelly, Adriane Lenox, Mo McRae, Pernell Walker, Jesse Williams, Clarence Williams III.
Summary "Cecil Gaines [is] the devoted husband, father, and White House butler who served seven presidents during some of the most tumultuous and defining moments of the 20th century"--Container.
Audience MPAA rating: PG-13; for some violence and disturbing images, language, sexual material, thematic elements and smoking.
System Details DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1.
Language English, dubbed French or dubbed Spanish dialogue, optional Spanish subtitles ; English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired ; closed-captioned.
Subject Allen, Eugene, 1919-2010 -- Drama.
White House (Washington, D.C.) -- Employees -- Drama.
Butlers -- United States -- Biography -- Drama.
Butlers -- United States -- Drama.
Presidents -- United States -- Staff -- Drama.
Families -- Drama.
United States -- Politics and government -- History -- Drama.
United States -- Social life and customs -- Drama.
Genre/Form Melodramas (Motion pictures)
Film adaptations.
Historical films.
Biographical films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author 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, Liz, 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.
Ameen, Aml, 1985- actor.
Domingo, Colman, actor.
Ellis, Nelsan, actor.
Kelley, Elijah, actor.
Kelly, Minka, 1980- actor.
Lenox, Adriane, actor.
Mo (Mo McRae), actor.
Walker, Pernell, actor.
Williams, Jesse, 1981- actor.
Williams, Clarence, 1939- actor.
Dunn, Andrew (Andrew William), director of photography.
Galvin, Tim, production designer.
Klotz, Joe, film editor.
Carter, Ruthe, costume designer.
Leão, Rodrigo, composer (expression)
Knight, Gladys, 1944- performer.
Haygood, Wil. Butler well served by this election.
Weinstein Company, production company.
Windy Hill Pictures, production company.
Follow Through Productions, production company.
Salamander Pictures, production company.
Pam Williams Productions, production company.
Anchor Bay Entertainment, Inc. film distributor.
Added Title Butler
Standard No. 013132611808
Music No. WC61180 Anchor Bay Entertainment

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