DVD release date of The Butler starring Forest Whitaker, Oprah Winfrey, Mariah Carey and John Cusack, directed by Lee Daniels. Based on the A Butler Well Served by This Election by Will Haygood, Movie storyline features the real life of a White House butler who eyewitnesses notable events of the 20th century. Movie is releasing on August 16, 2013 in USA and Canada.
The Butler script is written by Danny Strong and Lee Daniels featuring the life of Cecil Gaines who worked as a White House butler during eight presidential terms from 1952 to 1986. Because the movie is releasing in August, so we can estimated DVD and Blu ray discs to be released in December, 2013.
Update#1: The Butler DVD is releasing on January 14, 2014.
Starring: Forest Whitaker, Oprah Winfrey, Mariah Carey, John Cusack, Jane Fonda, Cuba Gooding, Jr., Terrence Howard, Lenny Kravitz, James Marsden, David Oyelowo, Alan Rickman.
Distributor(s): The Weinstein Company
Genre(s): Historical drama
Release date: August 16, 2013
DVD release date: January 14, 2014
Release date of The Butler DVD written above is just based on estimation till official release date becomes known.
Plot: The Butler is a biographical movie featuring the real-life of Cecil Gaines during his 34-years service in White House as a butler.