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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 ; produced by Iain Canning, Emile Sherman, Gareth Unwin ; screenplay by David Seidler ; directed by Tom Hooper.

The king's speech

Firth, Colin, 1960- (Actor).
Rush, Geoffrey, 1951- (Actor).
Bonham Carter, Helena, 1966- (Actor).
Pearce, Guy, 1967- (Actor).
Spall, Timothy, 1957- (Actor).
Jacobi, Derek. (Actor).
Ehle, Jennifer, 1969- (Actor).
Andrews, Anthony, 1948- (Actor).
Bloom, Claire, 1931- (Actor).
Best, Eve, 1971- (Actor).
Gambon, Michael. (Actor).
Canning, Iain. (Producer).
Sherman, Emile. (Producer).
Unwin, Gareth. (Producer).
Seidler, David. (Screenwriter).
Hooper, Tom, 1972- (Director).
Desplat, Alexandre. (Added Author).
Weinstein Company. (Added Author).
UK Film Council. (Added Author).
Momentum Pictures. (Added Author).
Aegis Film Fund. (Added Author).
Molinare (Firm) (Added Author).
London Filmation Entertainment. (Added Author).
See-Saw Films. (Added Author).
Bedlam Production. (Added Author).
Anchor Bay Entertainment, Inc. (Added Author).
Editor, Tariq Anwar ; music, Alexandre Desplat. (Cast).

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    0 current holds with 4 total copies
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Madison Square DVD King's (Text) 31307019363060 Movies Available -
Main DVD King's (Text) 31307019444290 Movies In transit -
Main DVD King's (Text) 31307023096359 Storage Available -
Van Belkum DVD King's (Text) 31307019362922 Movies Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (118 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Beverly Hills, CA : Anchor Bay Entertainment, [2011]

Content descriptions

General Note:
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)
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Editor, Tariq Anwar ; music, Alexandre Desplat.
Participant or Performer Note:
Colin Firth, Geoffrey Rush, Helena Bonham Carter, Guy Pearce, Timothy Spall, Derek Jacobi, Jennifer Ehle, Anthony Andrews, Clair Bloom, Eve Best, Michael Gambon.
Summary, etc.:
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.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: R; for some language.
System Details Note:
DVD, widescreen, NTSC.
Language Note:
In English with optional Spanish subtitles; optionally subtitled in English for the hearing impaired.
Awards Note:
Academy Award, Best Picture of 2010.
Subject: George VI, King of Great Britain, 1895-1952 > Drama.
Logue, Lionel, 1880-1953 > Drama.
Speech therapists > Australia > Drama.
Speech therapy > Great Britain > Drama.
Speech disorders > Patients > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Fiction films.
Biographical films.
Historical films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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