One of 2009's bestselling books, a Civil Rights-era drama entitled 'The Help,' is finding its way to the big screen quickly, thanks to 'Harry Potter and the Sorceror's Stone' and 'Home Alone' director Chris Columbus.

Kathryn Stockett's 'The Help' takes place in 1960s Jackson, Mississippi, and follows the interactions between African-American maids and their wealthy white employers.
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