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.
Beverly Hills, CA : Anchor Bay Entertainment, 2010, 2011.
1 videodisc (119 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: R.
Special features include: audio commentary with director Tom Hooper ; making of featurette: An inspirational story of an unlikely friendship ; Q&A with the director & the cast including Colin Firth ; speeches from the real King George VI ; the real Lionel Logue highlights.
Cinematography, Danny Cohen ; editor, Tariq Anwar ; music, Alexandre Desplat ; produced by Iain Canning, Emile Sherman, Gareth Unwin ; screenplay by David Seidler ; directed by Tom Hooper.
Colin Firth, Derek Jacobi, Geoffrey Rush, Helena Bonham Carter.
DVD, Dolby digital 5.1.
For private home use only.
Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.
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Subjects:Academy Awards (Motion pictures)
George VI, King of Great Britain, 1895-1952 -- Drama.
Logue, Lionel, 1880-1953 -- Drama.
Speech therapy -- Drama.
Other Authors:Anchor Bay Entertainment, Inc.
Bonham Carter, Helena, 1966-
Firth, Colin, 1960-
Rush, Geoffrey, 1951-
UK Film Council.