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Lee Daniels' The Butler

Cast
Forest Whitaker, Oprah Winfrey, John Cusack, Jane Fonda, Cuba Gooding Jr., Terrence Howard, Lenny Kravitz, James Marsden, David Oyelowo, Vanessa Redgrave, Alan Rickman, Liev Schreiber, Robin Williams, Clarence Williams III, Nelsan Ellis
Released
2013
Nelsan Ellis | Robin Williams
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Young Cecil watches as plantation owner Thomas kills his sharecropper father Earl. (0:03)

Woman's voice: “Crazy...” (0:05)

Servant Cecil tells his mentor Maynard, “My Ma crazy in the head.” (0:09)

Butler Cecil tells his family, “Crazy white folks down south.” (0:15)

Cecil's neighbor Howard’s wife, referring to Howard: “He drive me crazy.” (0:20)

Howard tells the others, referring to Cecil’s son Louis, “He crazy like his mama.” (0:46)

Charlie tells Louis, referring to their mother Gloria, “She’s sober.” (1:26)

Gloria and Cecil learn that Charles has been killed in Vietnam. Funeral with military honors. (1:34)

Cecil visits Charlie’s grave. (1:39)

Gloria tells Cecil, “I had passed out, drunk.” (1:41)

Cecil realizes Gloria has died. He sits alone in front of her casket in a church. (1:59)