The Secret Life of Bees
Director: Gina Prince-Bythewood
Release Date: October 17th, 2008
MPAA Rating: PG-13
Studio: Fox Searchlight
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Box Office Total: $37,766,350
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Synopsis: A drama set in the Southern U.S. in the 1960s, centers on teenager Lily Owens (Fanning) and her friend Rosaleen (Hudson) who flee their hometown to escape their harsh upbringing and seek to uncover the mysteries of Lily's late mother. Along the way, they encounter three beekeeping sisters (Latifah, Okonedo, Keys) who take the pair in to their South Carolina home.
Monday, January 14th, 2008
Paul Bettany has joined the cast of Fox Searchlight's drama "The Secret Life of Bees." Bettany will play widower, T. Ray Owens, the father of the film's 14-year-old central character, Lily Owens, played by Dakota Fanning. Read more...