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.

Directing:
  • Gina Prince-Bythewood

Writing:
  • Gina Prince-Bythewood
  • Sue Monk Kidd

Stars:
Release Date: 2008-09-17
themoviedb icon 7.4/10
  • Country: US
  • Language: English
  • Runtime: 114
  • Budget: $11,000,000
  • Revenue: $38,105,395
Dakota Fanning
Dakota Fannin...
Lily Owens
Sharon Conley
Sharon Conley
Violet
Tristan Mack Wilds
Tristan Mack...
Zach Taylor
Queen Latifah
Queen Latifah
August Boatwright
Jennifer Hudson
Jennifer Huds...
Rosaleen Daise
Sophie Okonedo
Sophie Okoned...
May Boatwright
Alicia Keys
Alicia Keys
June Boatwright
Paul Bettany
Paul Bettany
T. Ray Owens
Hilarie Burton
Hilarie Burto...
Deborah Owens
Emily Alyn Lind
Emily Alyn Li...
Young Lily
Nate Parker
Nate Parker
Neil