The King's Speech

The King's Speech

  • 2010
  • PG-13
  • 118 min
  • UK, USA, Australia
  • drama, history

The story of King George VI of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, his impromptu ascension to the throne and the speech therapist who helped the unsure monarch become worthy of it.

Director: Tom Hooper

Writer: David Seidler

Stars: Colin Firth, Geoffrey Rush, Helena Bonham Carter, Guy Pearce, Timothy Spall

Won 2011 Academy Awards Award for Best Picture

Colin Firth gives a masterful performance in The King's Speech, a predictable but stylishly produced and rousing period drama.

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The King's Speech (2010)


Main Cast


Tagline: Find your voice.

Certificate: PG-13

Genres: drama, history

Keywords: great britain, radio, monarchy, radio transmission, royal family, speech, marriage, royalty, death of father

Categories: king george vi, british history, speech therapy, church of england, king george vi character


Producer: Iain Canning, Emile Sherman, Gareth Unwin

Editor: Tariq Anwar

Casting: Nina Gold

Director of photography: Danny Cohen

Original music composer: Alexandre Desplat

Costume design: Jenny Beavan

Executive producer: Bob Weinstein, Paul Brett, Harvey Weinstein, Geoffrey Rush, Tim Smith, Mark Foligno

Production design: Eve Stewart

Details and Technical Specs

Runtime: 118 min

Country: UK, USA, Australia

Language: English

Sound Mix: Dolby Digital

Aspect Ratio: 1.85 : 1

Color: Color