Drawn from Lillian Rogers Parks' 1961 novel "My Thirty Years Backstairs at the White House" and originally aired on NBC, recounts the head maid's real life as she works for eight presidents--from Taft through Eisenhower--and narrates a wide array of historical events during her 52 years of service.
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Available on DVD
Running time 540 minutes.
Cast and Crew
- Historical Drama, Presidency, The Help: Female, The Help: Male
- Paul Dubov
- Olivia Cole, Leslie Uggams, Louis Gossett, Robert Hooks, Leslie Nielsen, Cloris Leachman, Hari Rhodes, Paul Winfield, Julie Harris, Victor Buono, David Downing, Helen Carroll, Robert Vaughn, Kim Hunter, James A. Watson, Claire Bloom, Celeste Holm, George Kennedy, Ed Flanders, Lee Grant, Larry Gates, Eileen Heckart, John Anderson, Harry (Henry) Morgan, Estelle Parsons, Jan Sterling, Barbara Barrie, Andrew Duggan, Heather Angel, Matthew "Stymie" Beard, Bibi Besch, Gerry Black, Marilyn Chris, Tom Clancy, Ann Doran, BeBe Drake, Kevin Hooks, Nancy Morgan, Harrison Page, Woodrow Parfrey, Bill Quinn, Ford Rainey, John Randolph, Noble Willingham, Dana Wynter, Ian Abercrombie, Louise Latham
- Robert L. Morrison
- Michael O'Herlihy
- Morton Stevens