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Want to behold the glory that is 'The Help' in the comfort of your own home? Hunting down a streaming service to buy, rent, download, or view the Tate Taylor-directed movie via subscription can be difficult, so we here at Moviefone want to take the pressure off.

We've listed a number of streaming and cable services - including rental, purchase, and subscription choices - along with the availability of 'The Help' on each platform. Now, before we get into the nitty-gritty of how you can watch 'The Help' right now, here are some details about the Walt Disney drama flick.

Released August 10, 2011, 'The Help' stars Viola Davis, Emma Stone, Bryce Dallas Howard, Octavia Spencer. The PG-13 movie has a runtime of about 2 hr 26 min, and received a score of 62 (out of 100) on Metacritic, which compiled reviews from 41 respected critics.

Interested in knowing what the movie's about? Here's the plot: "In 1960s Mississippi, Southern society girl Skeeter (Emma Stone) returns from college with dreams of being a writer. She turns her small town on its ear by choosing to interview the black women who have spent their lives taking care of prominent white families. Only Aibileen (Viola Davis), the housekeeper of Skeeter's best friend, will talk at first. But as the pair continue the collaboration, more women decide to come forward, and as it turns out, they have quite a lot to say."

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