Lee Daniels’ The Butler (PG-13, 126 min) showing at the Mattapoisett Senior Center on Tuesday, January 28 at 12 noon. The movie is free; two slices of pizza is $2, prepaid. Stop by the Senior Center by 1/24/14 to pay for your pizza AND to reserve your seat.
This is a story of Cecil Gaines, a White House butler who served eight American presidents over three decades. Starting as a field hand, he rose to become a long-standing White House butler. This film traces the dramatic changes that swept American society during his time, from the civil rights movement to Vietnam and beyond, and how those changes affected his life and family.