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THE BUTLER

Recently we celebrated the birthday of one of the best people I know.

My sister Brooke – or as we affectionally call her, Key. Each year we take turns organising a lunch or dinner for each other somewhere special with the family. 290 more words

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Lee Daniels' The Butler (2013) 7/1000

Lee Daniels’ The Butler (2013)

Rated: PG-13

Genre: Biography, Drama

Directed by Lee Daniels

Starring Forest Whitaker, Oprah Winfrey, and John Cusack

Plot: As Cecil Gaines serves eight presidents during his tenure as a butler at the White House, the civil rights movement, Vietnam, and other major events affect this man’s life, and American society. 826 more words

Movie Review

Lee Daniels' The Butler: Powerful, Gripping, and Haunting

Lee Daniels’ The Butler followed the story of a black White House butler and his life during the Civil Rights Movement.  The film was directed by a black man and the main characters were black, allowing this story about the Civil Rights Movement to be told from a black man’s perspective. 622 more words

Critique

‘Empire’ creator Lee Daniels blasts Hollywood racism

The tremendous success of such projects as the critically-acclaimed movie The Butler and especially the runaway phenomenon “Empire” on Fox has further emboldened director Lee Daniels to speak his mind on socio-cultural matters, something that he has done at regular intervals in the past. 257 more words

Entertainment

‘Empire’ creator Lee Daniels blasts Hollywood racism

The tremendous success of such projects as the critically-acclaimed movie The Butler and especially the runaway phenomenon “Empire” on Fox has further emboldened director Lee Daniels to speak his mind on socio-cultural matters, something that he has done at regular intervals in the past. 257 more words

Entertainment

‘Empire’ creator Lee Daniels blasts Hollywood racism

The tremendous success of such projects as the critically-acclaimed movie The Butler and especially the runaway phenomenon “Empire” on Fox has further emboldened director Lee Daniels to speak his mind on socio-cultural matters, something that he has done at regular intervals in the past. 257 more words

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'Empire' creator Lee Daniels blasts Hollywood racism

The tremendous success of such projects as the critically-acclaimed movie The Butler and especially the runaway phenomenon “Empire” on Fox has further emboldened director Lee Daniels to speak his mind on socio-cultural matters, something that he has done at regular intervals in the past. 257 more words

Entertainment