The king’s speech is an acclaimed period drama about the attempt to cure the british king’s terrible stuttering problem during world war ii though extremely well produced and acted, the movie is not quite as good as it’s being portrayed. The story of king george vi of the united kingdom of great britain and northern ireland, his impromptu ascension to the throne and the speech therapist who helped the unsure monarch become worthy of it. The king's speech: a review of the film the king's speech in the nov 26 calendar section said that the coronation of britain's king george vi occurred in 1936 the coronation was in 1937.
Movie critique for the king’s speech i watched the king’s speech for my movie critique at home this film tells the story of prince albert, the duke of york, and how he overcame a life-long speech impediment with the help of lionel logue, a speech therapist from australia. ‘the king’s speech’ is an ugly distortion of history in a critically and commercially disappointing year for the film industry, one of the few highlights has been the reception given to the. The hendersonville film society will show the king’s speech on sunday, aug 26, at 2 pm in the smoky mountain theater at lake pointe landing retirement community, 333 thompson st, hendersonville.
“the king’s speech’’ opens with the duke’s 1925 address at the british empire exhibition at wembley stadium, a radio talk that proved agonizing for everyone involved. The king's speech is the reason the movie ratings system is ineffective ladies and gentlemen, this is a movie that you want your kids to see. The king's speech tells the story of a man compelled to speak to the world with a stammer it must be painful enough for one who stammers to speak to another person to face a radio microphone and know the british empire is listening must be terrifying at the time of the speech mentioned in this. Like too many of this award season's best and brightest entries, the king's speech ultimately relies on the strength of its actors and, in this case, that strength very well may be unrivaled stars colin firth and geoffrey rush are undoubtedly at the top of their respective games here, delivering. “the king’s speech,” a buddy story about aggressively charming opposites — colin firth as the stutterer who would be king and geoffrey rush as his speech therapist.
Plugged in exists to shine a light on the world of popular entertainment while giving you and your family the essential tools you need to understand, navigate and impact the culture in which we live. The tomatometer rating – based on the published opinions of hundreds of film and television critics – is a trusted measurement of movie and tv programming quality for millions of moviegoers. The king's speech is the epitome of prestige cinema, an impeccably crafted and emotionally compelling drama that deserves the many laurels it surely will receive read full review 88.
Find out everything you need to know about the film from the world's biggest movie destination read the empire review of the king's speech find out everything you need to know about the film. The king's speech is a feel good movie, but a very adult one, and while it tells a good story, well scripted, absorbing and believable (except for an odd line or two), tom hooper's film is far more driven by character than by plot. Review this movie there is a 75 character minimum for reviews if your review contains spoilers, please check the spoiler box please do not use all caps the king's speech stars academy award nominee colin firth as king george vi, who unexpectedly becomes king when his brother edward abdicates the throne academy award winner geoffrey.
[update – seeing as the king’s speech just won the oscar for best picture at the 83rd annual academy awards, we though we’d re-run germain’s rave review from november review starts after. What parents need to know parents need to know that the king's speech is an engrossing, fact-based drama that's rated r primarily for a few scenes of strong language (including one f-word-filled outburst. Beyond that, i would recommend 'the king's speech' to all movie fans it is a viewing experience you will not soon forget and will return to view it again and again bravo for the oscar winning best picture of 2010.