Lee Daniels' The Butler

Opening Date:

August 16, 2013

Cast:

Forest Whitaker, Oprah Winfrey, Mariah Carey, John Cusack, Jane Fonda

Director:

Lee Daniels

Genre:

Drama

Run Time:

2 hr. 12 min.

MPAA Rating:

PG13 for some violence and disturbing images, language, sexual material, thematic elements and smoking

Synopsis:

This film tells the story of a White House butler who served eight American presidents over three decades. The film traces the dramatic changes that swept American society during this time, from the civil rights movement to Vietnam and beyond, and how those changes affected this man's life and family.