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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 ; aSee-Saw Films/Bedlam Production ; produced by Iain Canning, Emile Sherman, Gareth Unwin ; screenplay by David Seidler ; directed by Tom Hooper.

Available copies

  • 5 of 6 copies available at BC Interlibrary Connect. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Creston Public Library.

Current holds

0 current holds with 6 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Creston Public Library DVD FIC KIN (Text) 35140001201014 Fiction Videos Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (118 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Beverly Hills, CA : Anchor Bay Entertainment, [2011]

Content descriptions

General Note:
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)
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Editor, Tariq Anwar ; music, Alexandre Desplat.
Participant or Performer Note:
Colin Firth, Geoffrey Rush, Helena Bonham Carter, Guy Pearce, Timothy Spall, Derek Jacobi, Jennifer Ehle, Anthony Andrews, Clair Bloom, Eve Best, Michael Gambon.
Summary, etc.:
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.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: R; for some language.
System Details Note:
DVD, widescreen, NTSC.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
For Home Viewing Use Only
Language Note:
In English with optional Spanish subtitles; optionally subtitled in English for the hearing impaired.
Awards Note:
Academy Award, Best Picture of 2010.
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.
Video recordings.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Biographical films.
Historical films.

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