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The Resource Lee Daniels' The Butler, 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, (DVD videorecording)

Lee Daniels' The Butler, 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, (DVD videorecording)

Label
Lee Daniels' The Butler
Title
Lee Daniels' The Butler
Statement of responsibility
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 variation
Butler
Contributor
Actor
Director
Film producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
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
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematographer, Andrew Dunn ; editor, Joe Klotz ; composer (music score), Rodrigo Leão
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13; for some violence and disturbing images, language, sexual material, thematic elements and smoking
Language note
English, French or Spanish dialogue; Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired
PerformerNote
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
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1974-
  • 1959-
  • 1966-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Strong, Danny
  • Daniels, Lee
  • Whitaker, Forest
  • Winfrey, Oprah
  • Cusack, John
  • Haygood, Wil
  • Anchor Bay Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
132
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Allen, Eugene
  • Butlers
  • Presidents
  • Families
  • Film adaptations
  • Feature films
  • United States
Technique
live action
Label
Lee Daniels' The Butler, 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, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • 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
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (132 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
013132611808
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
WC61180
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)864830260
  • (OCoLC)ocn864830260
  • 623387
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1); Dolby Digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Lee Daniels' The Butler, 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, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • 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
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (132 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
013132611808
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
WC61180
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)864830260
  • (OCoLC)ocn864830260
  • 623387
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1); Dolby Digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD

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