The Secret Life of Bees (2008)


Set in South Carolina in 1964, this is the tale of Lily Owens a 14 year-old girl who is haunted by the memory of her late mother. To escape her lonely life and troubled relationship with her father, Lily flees with Rosaleen, her caregiver and only friend, to a South Carolina town that holds the secret to her mother's past.

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Movie Score: 7.4/10 from 251 votes
Release Date: 2008-09-17
Status: Released
Run time: 114 min / 1:54
Production Studio : Dune Entertainment III, Fox Searchlight Pictures, The Donners' Company, Overbrook Entertainment
Production Country: United States of America
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The Secret Life of Bees Casts

Dakota Fanning
as Lily Owens
Queen Latifah
as August Boatwright
Jennifer Hudson
as Rosaleen Daise
Sophie Okonedo
as May Boatwright
Alicia Keys
as June Boatwright
Sharon Conley
as Violet
Paul Bettany
as T. Ray Owens
Tristan Mack Wilds
as Zach Taylor
Hilarie Burton
as Deborah Owens
Emily Alyn Lind
as Young Lily
Nate Parker
as Neil

The Secret Life of Bees Crew

Directing Gina Prince-Bythewood Director
Writing Gina Prince-Bythewood Screenplay
Writing Sue Monk Kidd Novel
Sound Mark Isham Original Music Composer
Production Craig Fincannon Casting
Editing Terilyn A. Shropshire Editor
Costume & Make-Up Sandra Hernandez Costume Design
Camera Rogier Stoffers Director of Photography
Art Warren Alan Young Production Design
Art James Edward Ferrell Jr. Set Decoration
Production Aisha Coley Casting
Production Lisa Mae Fincannon Casting
Production Mark Fincannon Casting
Production Jada Pinkett Smith Executive Producer
Production Lauren Shuler Donner Producer
Production Will Smith Producer
Production Joe Pichirallo Producer
Production James Lassiter Producer
Costume & Make-Up Camille Friend Hair Department Head
Costume & Make-Up Shutchai Tym Buacharern Makeup Department Head
Directing Thom Rainey Script Supervisor
Camera Sidney Ray Baldwin Still Photographer
Sound Linda Cohen Music Supervisor
Lighting Tommy Ray Sullivan Gaffer
Costume & Make-Up Leigh Leverett Costume Supervisor
Crew Dean Mumford Stunt Coordinator