Mississippi during the 1960s: Skeeter, a southern society girl, returns from college determined to become a writer, but turns her friends' lives, and a small Mississippi town, upside down when she decides to interview the black women who have spent their lives taking care of prominent southern families. Aibileen, Skeeter's best friend's housekeeper, is the first to open up, to the dismay of her friends in the tight-knit black community.
African American women household employees -- Drama.
Civil rights movements -- Drama.
Friendship -- Drama.
Housekeepers -- Mississippi -- Drama.
Jackson (Miss.) -- Drama.
Social problem films.
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Chastain, Jessica, 1977-
Davis, Viola, 1965-
DreamWorks Pictures (1994-2006)
Harbinger Pictures (Firm)
Howard, Bryce Dallas, 1981-
Imagenation Abu Dhabi (Firm)
Stockett, Kathryn. Help.
Stone, Emma, 1988-
Touchstone Home Entertainment (Firm)