Watch The Trailer For Lee Daniel’s The Butler #PassionateSpot

This is one that I have to see.

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The Weinstein Company has released the first trailer for Lee Daniels‘ The Butler, set for release on October 18.

The film stars Forest Whitaker, Oprah Winfrey, David Oyelowo, Liam Neeson, John Cusack, Alan Rickman, Jane Fonda, Robin Williams, James Marsden, Aml Ameen and Liev Schreiber.

The Butler is inspired by Wil Haygood’s Washington Post article about an African-American man who served as a butler (Whitaker) to eight Presidents in the White House for over thirty years. From this unique vantage point, the film traces the dramatic changes that swept American society, from the civil rights movement to Vietnam and beyond, and how those changes affected this man’s life and family.

Robin Williams plays President Dwight D. Eisenhower, Melissa Leo as First Lady Mamie Eisenhower, James Marsden as President John F. Kennedy, Minka Kelly as First Lady Jackie Kennedy, Liev Schreiber as President Lyndon B. Johnson, John Cusack as…

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One thought on “Watch The Trailer For Lee Daniel’s The Butler #PassionateSpot

  1. This is going to one powerful movie, and I can’t wait to see it.   Edwina

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