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Weekend Box Office: 'Lee Daniels' The Butler' Wins Again, Caps Record-Breaking Summer

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The Associated Press on September 2, 2013

The Weinstein Company JAKE COYLE, AP Entertainment Writer NEW YORK (AP) - In the end, Hollywood made it through a precarious minefield of summer box-office bombs with a heftier wallet. The summer...

'Lee Daniels' The Butler' Nearly Brought President Obama to Tears

Posted by
Jenni Miller on August 28, 2013

BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images "Lee Daniels' The Butler" has been cleaning up at the box office, and it's probably gonna snag a few Oscar noms this season. Perhaps its most impressive feat -...

Weekend Box Office: 'Lee Daniels' The Butler' Wins Again, 'Mortal Instruments' Bombs

Posted by
The Associated Press on August 25, 2013

The Weinstein Co. "Lee Daniels' The Butler" served up another box office-topping weekend, earning $17 million, according to studio estimates Sunday. That was enough to lead all films on a late ...

'Lee Daniels' The Butler': Controversy Erupts Over Added Security at Movie Theater

Posted by
Drew Taylor on August 19, 2013

The Weinstein Co. Just when it seemed like "Lee Daniels' The Butler" was moving away from controversy, it comes roaring back. For several weeks last month "Lee Daniels' The Butler" was embroil...

Box Office: How 'Lee Daniels' The Butler' Cleaned 'Kick-Ass 2''s Clock

Posted by
Gary Susman on August 19, 2013

TWC "Lee Daniels' The Butler" is not your typical summer movie. It's a serious historical drama, with a predominantly African-American cast, examining a period that's still a sore spot and a sourc...

'Lee Daniels' The Butler' You Review: What Moviegoers Are Saying About the Historical Drama (VIDEO)

Posted by
Dana Taddeo on August 16, 2013

With Forest Whitaker, Terrence Howard, and, of course, Oprah Winfrey (making her big return to the big screen) rounding out an A-list ensemble cast, seeing "Lee Daniels' The Butler" may seem like a...

Lenny Kravitz on 'The Butler' and Why He Didn't Sleep While Filming 'Catching Fire'

Posted by
Alex Suskind on August 15, 2013

TWC If you've been recognized as a world-famous musician for two decades, it's a bit strange when that recognition morphs into something else. But that's what happened to Lenny Kravitz. Thanks to hi...

'Lee Daniels' The Butler' Review: 10 Things to Know About the Historical Drama

Posted by
Erin Whitney on August 14, 2013

TWC One butler serving in the White House for over three decades sounds like a story made just for the movies. Surprisingly enough it really happened, and thanks to director Lee Daniels and write...

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