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Biography Drama Rated: 13+ (PG-13)20132h 12mOn: Rent or Buy Only Tags: Based On True Story Country: America

A look at the life of Cecil Gaines who served eight presidents as the White House's head butler from 1952 to 1986, and had a unique front-row seat as political and racial history was made.The Butler featuring Forest Whitaker and David Banner is available for rent or purchase on iTunes, available for rent or purchase on Prime Video, available for rent or purchase on Microsoft Store, and 3 others. It's a biography and drama movie with a better than average Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 72% and a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.2 (103,337 votes).

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#2,375 Ranked Movie

#219 Ranked in Based On True Story Movies

#261 Ranked in Biography Movies

#1580 Ranked in Drama Movies

The Butler has a better than average Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 72% and a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.2 (103,337 votes). The movie is somewhat popular with Reelgood users lately.

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