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The butler / screenwriters, Danny Strong ; producer/director, Lee Daniels.

Strong, Danny, 1974- screenwriter. (Added Author). Daniels, Lee, 1959- film producer, director. (Added Author). Winfrey, Oprah, actor. (Added Author). Whitaker, Forest, actor. (Added Author). Cusack, John, 1966- actor. (Added Author). Haygood, Wil. Motion picture adaptation of (work): Butler, a witness to history. (Added Author). Anchor Bay Entertainment, Inc. (Added Author). Cinematographer, Andrew Dunn ; composer (music score), Rodrigo Leô. (Cast).
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  • 16 of 17 copies available at SC LENDS. (Show)
  • 3 of 3 copies available at Dorchester County Library System.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Dorchester - Bookmobile DVD FIC BUT (Text) 30018004645426 Adult DVD Available -
Dorchester - St. George Main Library DVD FIC BUT (Text) 30018004762247 Adult DVD Available -
Dorchester - Summerville Branch DVD FIC BUT (Text) 30018004638892 Adult DVD Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (132 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen.
  • Publisher: [Beverly Hills, California] : Anchor Bay Entertainment, [2013]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from web page.
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.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Cinematographer, Andrew Dunn ; composer (music score), Rodrigo Leô.
Participant or Performer Note:
Oprah Winfrey, Forest Whitaker, John Cusack, Mariah Carey, David Banner, Michael Rainey Jr., LaJessie Smith, Mariah Carey, Alex Pettyfer, Vanessa Redgrave, Aml Ameen, Clarence Williams III, John P. Fertitta, Jim Gleason, Isaac White, David Oyelowo, Joe Chrest.
Summary, etc.:
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.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG-13; for some violence and disturbing images, language, sexual material, thematic elements and smoking.
System Details Note:
DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1).
Language Note:
Can be viewed subtitled in English or Spanish.
Subject: Allen, Eugene, 1919-2010 > Drama.
Butlers > United States > Drama.
Presidents > United States > Staff > Drama.
Families > Drama.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
United States > Social life and customs > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Film adaptations.
Fiction films.
Feature films.
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