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The King's Speech

Synopsis

Emmy Award-winning director Tom Hooper (John Adams) teams with screenwriter David Seidler (Tucker: A Man and His Dreams) to tell the story of King George VI. When his older brother abdicates the throne, nervous-mannered successor George "Bertie" VI (Colin Firth) reluctantly dons the crown. Though his stutter soon raises concerns about his leadership skills, King George VI eventually comes into his own with the help of unconventional speech therapist Lionel Logue (Geoffrey Rush). Before long the king and...more

Movies.com Critics

3.0

Dave White Profile

The King's Oscar speech.

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4.0

Grae Drake Profile

Jolly good show!

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Other Critics

5.0

88 out of 100 Metascore®

Universal acclaim

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For Families

14

OK for kids 14+

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