The Butler Rated PG13

The Butler PG13 PT132M


LEE DANIELS' THE BUTLER tells the story of a White House butler who served seven 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 manas life and family. Forest Whitaker stars as the butler with Robin Williams as Dwight Eisenhower, James Marsden as John F. Kennedy, Liev Schreiber as Lyndon B. Johnson, John Cusack as Richard Nixon, Alan Rickman as Ronald Reagan, and many more. Academy Award nominated Lee Daniels (PRECIOUS) directs and Emmy-award winning Danny Strong (GAME CHANGE) wrote the script.

Running Time
2 hr 12 min
Lee Daniels
Oprah Winfrey, Terrence Howard
Release Date
August 16, 2013

Movie Buzz

  • @prettylilconnor

    There is something seriously wrong with my arm and hand, legit look like the butler out of scary movie 3😭😭😭

  • @thejerodwarren

    Lee Daniels' The Butler was such an incredible movie!

  • @Veronicacalverr

    Movie suggestion- "Lee Daniels the Butler"

  • @carren__

    The Butler is such a good movie.

  • @BrownSupportKY

    Last night The Butler County Movie Club showed this future classic. @ Butler County Public Library


    Watching The Butler this movie started out intense !

  • @The10th_Letter

    Dallas Braden played the Butler in Scary Movie 2