Lee Daniels' the butler [videorecording] / Weinstein Company presents 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 ; written by Danny Strong ; directed by Lee Daniels.

Call number: DVD LEE
Publication: Beverly Hills, California : Anchor Bay Entertainment, [2014]
Publication date: [2014]
Subject: Butlers -- United States -- Drama.
Presidents -- United States -- Staff -- Drama.
Families -- Drama.
Allen, Eugene, 1919-2010 -- Drama.
United States -- Social life and customs -- Drama.
Title: Lee Daniels' the butler [videorecording] / Weinstein Company presents 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 ; written by Danny Strong ; directed by Lee Daniels.
Title added entry: Lee Daniels' the butler (Motion picture)
Additional title: Butler
Physical description: 1 videodisc (132 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Performer note: Forest Whitaker, Oprah Winfrey, Mariah Carey, John Cusack, Jane Fonda, Cuba Gooding Jr., Terence Howard, Lenny Kravitz, James Marsden, David Oyelowo, Alan Rickman, Liev Schreiber, Robin Williams, David Banner, Michael Rainey Jr., LaJessie Smith, Alex Pettyfer, Vanessa Redgrave, Aml Ameen, Clarence Williams III, John P. Fertitta, Jim Gleason, Isaac White, Joe Chrest.
Credits note: Cinematographer, Andrew Dunn ; editor, Joe Klotz ; composer (music score), Rodrigo Leão.
Target audience note: MPAA rating: PG-13; for some violence and disturbing images, language, sexual material, thematic elements and smoking.
Notes: Based on the novel by Wil Haygood.
Special features: Lee Daniels' The Butler: An American Story; 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.
English, French or Spanish dialogue; Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired.
DVD, NTSC, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1); Dolby Digital 5.1.
Summary note: 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.
Genre: Feature films.
Film adaptations.
Fiction films.
Added author: Anchor Bay Entertainment, Inc.
Strong, Danny, 1974- , screenwriter.
Daniels, Lee, 1959- , film producer, director.
Whitaker, Forest, actor.
Winfrey, Oprah, actor.
Cusack, John, 1966- , actor.
Motion picture adaptation of (work): Haygood, Wil. Butler, a witness to history.
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Bib No.: 1487821