Fact-Checking 'Lee Daniels' The Butler' - ProducerBooster.com
TWC For all the unlikely casting of U.S. presidents in “Lee Daniels’ The Butler” (Robin Williams as Ike? James Marsden as JFK? Uh… okay…), the movie’s highly subjective recreation of history actually seems to work. Maybe the actors aren’t up to the task of playing such formidable real-life titans, but then, as seen by the long-serving White House manservant of the movie’s title, these presidents are all just men, overwhelmed by the burdens of politics,...
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