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The King Has Something To Say

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The King's Speech was this year's Best Picture Oscar winner and award season darling. The film is more personal than its title might immediately suggest--it's not about the rousing speech King George VI gave to his country on the brink of World War II. The real battle here is internal: The king of Britain, leader of a nation about to face one of the darkest points in history, has a stutter.

The film was lauded for the strength of its performances and the intimacy felt by audiences, despite a small budget and high-profile characters. For many, this DVD has been eagerly awaited so that it could be watched again and again.

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The King's Speech

Official Site: www.weinsteinco.com/#/film/the_kings_speech

Director: Tom Hooper

Producer: Iain Canning, Emile Sherman, Gareth Unwin, Geoffrey Rush, Tim Smith, Paul Brett, Mark Foligno, Harvey Weinstein and Bob Weinstein

Cast: Colin Firth, Geoffrey Rush, Helena Bonham Carter, Guy Pearce, Timothy Spall, Derek Jacobi, Jennifer Ehle, Anthony Andrews, Claire Bloom, Eve Best and Michael Gambon

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