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Summary Based on the true story of the Queen of England's father and his remarkable friendship with maverick Australian speech therapist Lionel Logue. "The King's Speech" stars Academy Award nominee Colin Firth as King George VI, who unexpectedly becomes King when his brother Edward abdicates the throne. Academy Award Winner Geoffrey Rush stars ...

Directed By: Tom Hooper

Written By: David Seidler

The King's Speech

Metascore Universal Acclaim Based on 41 Critic Reviews
must-see
88
User Score Universal Acclaim Based on 915 User Ratings
8.2
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Summary Based on the true story of the Queen of England's father and his remarkable friendship with maverick Australian speech therapist Lionel Logue. "The King's Speech" stars Academy Award nominee Colin Firth as King George VI, who unexpectedly becomes King when his brother Edward abdicates the throne. Academy Award Winner Geoffrey Rush stars ...

Directed By: Tom Hooper

Written By: David Seidler

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Universal Acclaim Based on 41 Critic Reviews
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0% Negative
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Metascore
Universal Acclaim Based on 41 Critic Reviews
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95% Positive
39 Reviews
5% Mixed
2 Reviews
0% Negative
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Universal Acclaim Based on 915 User Ratings
8.2
90% Positive
826 Ratings
8% Mixed
70 Ratings
2% Negative
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Universal Acclaim Based on 915 User Ratings
8.2
90% Positive
826 Ratings
8% Mixed
70 Ratings
2% Negative
19 Ratings

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Production Company The Weinstein Company, UK Film Council, Momentum Pictures, Aegis Film Fund, Molinare Investment, FilmNation Entertainment, See-Saw Films, Bedlam Productions
Release Date Nov 26, 2010
Duration 1 h 58 m
Rating R
Tagline It takes leadership to confront a nation's fear. It takes friendship to conquer your own.
Academy Awards, USA
• 4 Wins & 12 Nominations
Golden Globes, USA
• 1 Win & 7 Nominations
BAFTA Awards
• 7 Wins & 14 Nominations