The King's Speech facts for kids
|The King's Speech|
|Directed by||Tom Hooper|
|Screenplay by||David Seidler|
|Music by||Alexandre Desplat|
|Editing by||Tariq Anwar|
|Release date(s)||6 September 2010(Telluride Film Festival)
23 December 2010 (Australia)
7 January 2011 (United Kingdom)
|Running time||119 minutes|
|Money made||$414.2 million|
Colin Firth plays King George VI who, to overcome his stammer, sees Lionel Logue. Logue is an Australian speech therapist played by Geoffrey Rush. The two men become friends as they work together. After his brother, Edward VIII, abdicates, the new king relies on Logue to help him make a radio broadcast at the beginning of World War II.
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