The Butler(Movie, 2013)

| 2h 12min | Genre: Drama
The ButlerRating: 3.7/5 (with 13311,331 votes)
The Butler (full title Lee Daniels' The Butler) is a 2013 American historical drama film directed and co-produced by Lee Daniels and with a screenplay by Danny Strong. It is inspired by Wil Haygood's Washington Post article "A Butler Well Served by This Election". Loosely based on the real life of Eugene Allen, who worked in the White House for decades, the film stars Forest Whitaker as Cecil Gaines, an African-American who is a witness of notable political and social events of the 20th century during his 34-year tenure serving as a White House butler. In addition to Whitaker, the film's all-star cast also features Oprah Winfrey, Mariah Carey, John Cusack, ()
Movie poster of The Butler

Where to watch The Butler (cinema/streaming/download)?

"The Butler" is currently available on 1 providers. The Butler can be streamed on Netflix as part of a subscription.

Available languages: English (Audio Description), English (Original), Spanish
Available subtitles: English, Spanish
Duration: 2h 12min
Genres: Social Issue Dramas / Dramas
Keywords: Inspiring / Emotional
Available to download

About The Butler

A look at the life of Cecil Gaines who served eight presidents as the White House's head butler from 1952 to 1986, and had a unique front-row seat as political and racial history was made.

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Additional Information

Production country: United States of America (USA)
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN)
Translated into 28 languages: Bulgarian (BG), Catalan (CA), Czech (CS), Danish (DA), German (DE), Greek (EL), English (EN), Spanish (ES), Finnish (FI), French (FR), Hebrew (HE), Hungarian (HU), Italian (IT), Japanese (JA), Georgian (KA), Korean (KO), Lithuanian (LT), Dutch (NL), Polish (PL), Portuguese (PT), Romanian (RO), Russian (RU), Slovak (SK), Serbian (SR), Swedish (SV), Turkish (TR), Ukrainian (UK), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Released
Release date US: 08/16/2013
Appearing Characters: Eugene Allen, Dwight D. Eisenhower, Sherman Adams, Herbert Brownell, John F. Kennedy, Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, Lyndon B. Johnson, Richard Nixon, Harry Robbins Haldeman, John Ehrlichman, Ronald Reagan, Nancy Reagan, Stephen W. Rochon, Martin Luther King Jr., James Lawson, Gerald Ford, Jimmy Carter, Barack Obama, Jesse Jackson, Mamie Eisenhower
Director: Lee Daniels
Screenwriter: Lee Daniels, Danny Strong
Executive Producer: Danny Strong
Film Editor: Joe Klotz
Director of Photography: Andrew Dunn
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"O Mordomo"
"El mayordomo de la Casa Blanca"
"O Mordomo"
"Lee Daniels' The Butler"

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