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Aibileen Clark is a middle-aged African-American maid who has spent her life raising white children and has recently lost her only son; Minny Jackson is an African-American maid who has often offended her employers despite her family's struggles with money and her desperate need for jobs; and Eugeni
MPAA Rating PG-13
Release Date 2011-08-09
Runtime 146 minutes
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shemdani shared a tip "A historical perspective through a different lens."
jonathan_kent_6341 shared a tip "Just as good as the book is!"
taylor_vigfusson shared a tip "LOVE! the book is amazing too 🤍"
ivan_santiago shared a tip "Must watch"
sashi_kuklina shared a tip "The white savior thing is not what we need right now."
liv_stucki shared a tip "This movie was so good! It showed the struggles of minority groups and it was HILARIOUS"
adra_hammond shared a tip "They did a good job mixing both humorous and very tragic content. Very interesting and definitely worth the watch."
lisa_flores_8364 shared a tip "It has a white savior trope but I'm only liking it because of the poopy pie scene."
meryl_pullen shared a tip "One of the very best (in my opinion). A movie rarely holds up to tge book but this one absolutely does!"
carlie_merriweather shared a tip "Will change the way you live and act! Can’t wait to read the book."
d_s_4744 shared a tip "One of my favorite books"
southpark1029384756_. shared a tip "Funny, touching, sad, great movie!"
melissa_uphoff shared a tip "You should, it's really good!"
luanda_marinho shared a tip "Eat my sh*t! Classic scene! Great movie, great story, cried like a baby"
RockerChick91 shared a tip "This is a movie that follows the book pretty well which makes it worth watching"
moo_milk shared a tip "One of the best movies ever made!"
sc_jarnagin shared a tip "This one hits home for me and where I am from. Great look at a very ugly time in history. I highly recommend this movie."
jefe shared a tip "Great movie!"
ashlynn_roten shared a tip "Not sure why it took me this long to watch, but this movie is fantastic."
ava_hoger shared a tip "Warning: Do not watch if you are not ready to cry your heart out"
sarah_3910 shared a tip "Way better than the movie. A really good read. I found it hard to put down"
sarah_3910 shared a tip "The book was way better than the movie and the movie was good. I recommend both."
meredith_fitz-enz shared a tip "It was great but let's just say I can never eat chocolate pie again."