The King's Speech (2010)(DVD)
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The story of King George VI of Britain, his impromptu ascension to the throne and the speech therapist who helped the unsure monarch become worthy of it. After the death of his father King George V and the scandalous abdication of King Edward VIII, Bertie who has suffered from a debilitating speech impediment all his life, is suddenly crowned King George VI of England. With his country on the brink of war and in desperate need of a leader, his wife, Elizabeth, the future Queen Mother, arranges for her husband to see an eccentric speech therapist. After a rough start, the two delve into an unorthodox course of treatment and eventually form an unbreakable bond. With the support of Logue, his family, his government and Winston Churchill, the King will overcome his stammer and deliver a radio-address that inspires his people and unites them in battle.
Jenny, South Africa. 14 October 2013
Could be a brilliant film with out that awful swearing!!!!! do not believe they used those words in those days!!
Sonja, South Africa. 6 January 2017
This is a wonderful movie! Quite sad at times but this is well balanced with sharp humour. Colin Firth and Geoffrey Rush in top form. Helena Bonham Carter is great as QE 1 which is a rather different role for her.
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