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Lee Daniels' The Butler (2013 film)

2 Ratings: 4.5
a film directed by Lee Daniels, starrting Forest Whitaker
2 reviews about Lee Daniels' The Butler (2013 film)
review by . August 18, 2013
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'The Butler' a beautiful, powerful, uplifting journey through America's dark past (Video)
                                                                 by Joan Alperin-Schwartz   'The Butler' written by Danny Strong, was inspired by Wil Haygood's article in The Washington Post, entitled 'A Butler Well Served By This Election'.  Haygood served as a butler through 8 presidential administrations. &nb …
review by . August 31, 2013
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Very good movie about civil rights movement
"Lee Daniels' The Butler" is a shocking, sad, heartwarming, and important movie, dealing with the civil rights movement from the fifties to the present.  Forest Whitaker stars as Cecil Gaines, who rose from near-slavery in the cotton fields to become White House butler under eight Presidents. Cecil Gaines serves as a witness and participant in history, stoically raising a family while his world seems to burn at every turn.  The horrors of Jim Crow make most of the movie …
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