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, family, and American society.
An aspiring author during the civil rights movement of the 1960s decides to write a book detailing the African-American maids' point of view on the white families for which they work, and the hardships they go through on a daily basis.
Since his breakout role in 'Boyz n' the Hood', Cuba Gooding Jr's roles have ranged from the sentimental ('Radio'), to the jubilant '(The Fighting Temptations'), and even the vaguely homophobic ('Boat Trip'). Well, everyone makes mistakes!
The best civil rights drama, showcasing the struggle for racial equality in both the US and South Africa As anyone who has scanned the news recently can attest to, the fight is far from over. Make sure to check out 'Selma' for the best biopic of the year!
An actor whose name sticks in your mind, and with good reason. Whitaker earned his reputation for starring in powerful character studies 'The Butler', 'Bird', and 'The Last King of Scotland' (for which he picked up an Academy Award).
2013 was the year of the hustle; money was hustled in “American Hustle,” AIDS medication was hustled in “Dallas Buyers Club,” cars hustled in “Rush.” Better hustle if you want to catch all of these great flicks.