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Uniform Title King's speech (Motion picture)
Title The king's speech [videorecording] / The Weinstein Company and UK Film Council present, in association with Momentum Pictures, Aegis Film Fund, Molinare, London Filmation Entertainment ; a See-Saw Films, Bedlam production ; produced by Iain Canning, Emile Sherman, Gareth Unwin ; screenplay by David Seidler ; directed by Tom Hooper.

Imprint Beverly Hills, CA : Anchor Bay Entertainment, [2011]


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Description 1 videodisc (119 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 2010.
Special features: Featured commentary with director Tom Hooper ; The king's speech: and inspirational story of an unlikely friendship ; Q & A with the director and cast ; Speeches from the real King George VI ; The real Lionel Logue ; The Stuttering Foundation (Public service announcement)
Credits Editor, Tariq Anwar ; music, Alexandre Desplat ; director of photography, Danny Cohen.
Cast Colin Firth, Geoffrey Rush, Helena Bonham Carter, Guy Pearce, Timothy Spall, Derek Jacobi, Jennifer Ehle, Anthony Andrews, Clair Bloom, Eve Best, Michael Gambon.
Summary 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.
Audience MPAA rating: R; for some language.
System Details DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (1.78:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1.
Language English dialogue, optional Spanish subtitles ; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)
Awards Academy Awards (2010): Best Picture, Best Director, Best Leading Actor (Firth), Best Screenplay
Subject George VI, King of Great Britain, 1895-1952 -- Drama.
Logue, Lionel, 1880-1953 -- Drama.
Speech therapists -- Australia -- Drama.
Speech therapy -- Great Britain -- Drama.
Speech disorders -- Patients -- Drama.
Great Britain -- Kings and rulers -- Drama.
Great Britain -- History -- George VI, 1936-1952 -- Drama.
Genre/Form Biographical films.
Historical films.
Melodramas (Motion pictures)
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Firth, Colin, 1960- Actor.
Rush, Geoffrey, 1951- Actor.
Bonham Carter, Helena, 1966- Actor.
Pearce, Guy, 1967- Actor.
Spall, Timothy, 1957- Actor.
Jacobi, Derek. Actor.
Ehle, Jennifer, 1969- Actor.
Andrews, Anthony, 1948- Actor.
Bloom, Claire, 1931- Actor.
Best, Eve, 1971- Actor.
Gambon, Michael. Actor.
Canning, Iain. Producer.
Sherman, Emile. Producer.
Unwin, Gareth. Producer.
Seidler, David. Screenwriter.
Hooper, Tom, 1972- Director.
Desplat, Alexandre. Composer.
Weinstein Company.
UK Film Council.
Momentum Pictures.
Aegis Film Fund.
Molinare (Firm)
London Filmation Entertainment.
See-Saw Films.
Bedlam Production.
Anchor Bay Entertainment, Inc.
Standard No. 013132313092 80
Music No. WC23130 Anchor Bay Entertainment
WC23133 Anchor Bay Entertainment

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