The king's speech [videorecording] / The Weinstein Company and UK Film Council present ; in association with Momentum Pictures, Aegis Film Fund, Molinare, London Filmation Entertainment ; aSee-Saw Films/Bedlam Production
DVDs | Anchor Bay Entertainment | 2011 | [Widescreen version.]
Available at Adult DVD-Feature Film (Call number: DVD K DRAMA) plus 4 more
Beverly Hills, CA : Anchor Bay Entertainment, 2011.
1 videodisc (118 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD; Dolby Digital 5.1.
In English, with optional subtitles in English (SDH) or Spanish.
Colin Firth, Geoffrey Rush, Helena Bonham Carter, Guy Pearce, Timothy Spall, Derek Jacobi, Jennifer Ehle, Anthony Andrews, Clair Bloom, Eve Best, Michael Gambon.
Producers, Iain Canning, Emile Sherman, Gareth Unwin ; screenplay, David Seidler ; director, Tom Hooper ; editor, Tariq Anwar ; music, Alexandre Desplat ; director of photography, Danny Cohen.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2010.
Special features: Featured commentary with director Tom Hooper ; The king's speech: and inspirational story of an unlikely friendship ; Q & A with the director and cast ; Speeches from the real King George VI ; The real Lionel Logue ; The Stuttering Foundation (Public service announcement)
Academy Awards, 2010: Best picture, best director, best leading actor (Firth), best screenplay.
MPAA rating: R; for some language.
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.
MW, 4-11; 7-11(add)
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