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

  • @newsiowa

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  • @gemzina

    Watching Clue with Tim Curry as the butler. Probably the only entertaining board game movie

  • @amylajoycain

    I love the movie The Butler with a passion

  • @Hurd1eMiss

    I know I'm late but The Butler is a really good movie , thought provoking

  • @Waitin4theBeast

    The Butler is a great movie!! Great Movie!!

  • @dominique_2014

    I'm so confused whyyyyy is the butler the only person in this movie who doesn't hate the owner of the house like the rest of the staff


    The Butler is a great movie. I recommend 200%.