The Review of Intelligence on Weapons of Mass Destruction, widely known as the Butler Review after its chairman Robin Butler, Baron Butler of Brockwell, was The committee · Controversy · Conclusions of the Review · Criticism. Forest Whitaker is quietly powerful as a White House servant who lived through the long battle for civil rights, writes Mark Kermode. Review: highest accolades - I'll start by stating that I'm a 62 year old white male. I did not grow up in the South - but I did live for a year. Scenes of Gaines standing in silent service while his eldest boy stands in the front line of the civil rights struggle he's right there in the Lorraine Motel in Memphis in April give subtlety short shrift. The Butler Inquiry's remit did not extend to an examination of the political decision making process. The actors in this movie were fantastic, however the "rewriting of history" was terrible. In this vain, the movie succeeds flawlessly. Der Butler basiert auf der Biographie von Eugene Allen, die zuvor schon aufgegriffen wurde und nun von Regisseur Lee Daniels Precious - Das Leben ist kostbar verfilmt wurde. It was a gigantic red herring. It is BASED ON a true story, but not a biopic. As a white person I've never been more ashamed in my life.. Johnson, Brett Johnson, Matthew Salloway, Earl W. It is brilliant, provocative, artistic, and has a social purpose. Film This beloved British film is a first-rate nostalgia trip.