About the Film
The most acclaimed film of the season, filled with warmth and wit, The King’s Speech has received numerous top ten awards and won the Oscar for Best Film, Best Director and Best Actor. Golden Globe and Academy Award winner Colin Firth stars as King George VI of England. He has suffered from a debilitating speech impediment all his life. With his country on the brink of war and in desperate need of a leader, his wife, Queen Elizabeth, played by the talented Helena Bonham Carter, arranges for her husband to see an eccentric speech therapist, played by the remarkable Geoffrey Rush. The two delve into an unorthodox course of treatment, form an unbreakable bond and ultimately affect the course of modern history.
This is the family friendly version.