|a1 videodisc (118 min.) :|bsd., col. ;|c4 3/4 in.
|aOriginally released as a motion picture in 2010.
|aBased on the book by Mark Logue and Peter Conradi 'The King's speech : how one man saved the British monarchy'.
|a"The Weinstein Company and UK Film Council present in association with Momentum Pictures, Aegis Film Fund, Molinare, London Film Nation Entertainment a See-Saw Films/Bedlam production"--Container.
|aSpecial features: Commentary with Director Tom Hooper ; An inspirational story of an unlikely friendship - the making of the King's speech ; An interview with Mark Logue ... ; Speeches from the real King George VI ; Production sketches from Academy Award nominated Production Designer Eve Stewart ; Photo gallery including a look behind the scenes.
|aDirected by Tom Hooper ; Produced by Iain Canning, Emile Sherman, Gareth Unwin ; Screenplay by David Seidler ; Editor, Tariq Anwar ; Music, Alexandre Desplat ; Director of photography, Danny Cohen.
|aColin Firth, Geoffrey Rush, Helena Bonham Carter, Guy Pearce.
|aFollowing the abdication of the popular King Edward VIII of Britain, his brother Bertie became King George VI. Bertie suffered from a debilitating speech impediment leading his wife, Queen Elizabeth to seek the help of the eccentric Australian speech therapist, Lionel Logue. This re-enactment of true events tells how Logue helped the King overcome his stuttering at a critical time when World War II was imminent.
|aDVD, PAL ; Region 2 ; Dolby Digital 5.1, stereo.
|aAcademy Awards, 2011: Best picture, best director, best leading actor (Firth), best screenplay.
|aGeorge |bVI, |cKing of Great Britain, |d1895-1952 |vDrama.