The Help - The listener - scene from the upcoming DreamWorks MovieSeveral great things are happening with DreamWorks’ “THE HELP” movie. First the release date has been moved up!  Now THE HELP” is being released to theaters on Wednesday, August 10th, 2011, but you can see it on August 9th if you’re in Los Angeles, New York, Chicago, Detroit, Charlotte, Philadelphia, Atlanta, Baltimore, Houston or Dallas-Ft. Worth.  There are special screenings  in those locations and if you have a group of 5 or more (trust me, you’ll want to bring your mom, sister, friends, husband, boyfriend, etc), you can buy tickets for Tuesday night, August 9th, at 7:pm.  Call 1-800-347-6396 for more information.

Plus DreamWorks Pictures has created an awesome “Helpful Book Club Kit” so if you need to create a THE HELP“-themed meeting, you’re all set!   It contains southern-style recipes, drinks inspired by the characters, and discussion group questions.

You can also share your excitement about seeing the movie or the book, with others on a new Social video player below.  You can read and share about the fashions, key moments from the book or movie, or generally just dish about the movie and the characters. Click on the + sign or roll over the video timeline to add your comments directly to the video!


THE HELP is rated PG-13 and opens in theatres in the US on August 12, 2011 AUGUST 10th!



  • Dreamworks’ THE HELP – Behind the Scenes Look and Cast Interviews (
  • DreamWorks Featurette Behind The Scenes of The Help (
  • DreamWorks “War Horse” Movie Trailer and Photos Released (
  • Mary J Blige Lends Her Voice to “The Help” in Theatres 9/12/11 (
  • Take Tissues When “The Help” Opens In Theaters August 12 (