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Lee Daniels' The Butler

Lee Daniels Stany Zjednoczone, 2013

Steve Pulaski's rating of the film The Butler

With the asinine way this film casts presidents, I was fully ready to see Chris Rock as Barack Obama. The presidents themselves look like parodies and are so shortchanged to being like background figures of the civil rights. But that is one of the many problems in this emotionally-manipulative, overly-simplistic film that is like civil rights Cliff Notes. Can't believe I heard gasps during this film.