Colin Firth plays King George VI who was thrust onto the throne and forced to make public speeches. His stuttering poses a great threat...

The King's Speech Details

Colin Firth plays King George VI who was thrust onto the throne and forced to make public speeches. His stuttering poses a great threat to his credibility, so he works with a speech therapist to ensure he displays all the powers and grace of a true king.

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The King's Speech Quotes

King George VI: [Logue is sitting on the coronation throne] Get up! Y-you can't sit there! GET UP!
Lionel Logue: Why not? It's a chair.
King George VI: T-that... that is Saint Edward's chair.
Lionel Logue: People have carved their names on it.
King George VI: L-listen to me... listen to me!
Lionel Logue: Why should I waste my time listening to you?
King George VI: Because I have a voice!
Lionel Logue: ...yes, you do.

Lionel Logue: Do you know any jokes?
King George VI: ...Timing isn't my strong suit.

The King's Speech Review

The King's Speech has been slowly gaining momentum since it debuted at the Telluride Film Festival in September.  It continues to gain...

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