The King's Speech

The King's Speech

An Australian actor tries to help Britain's King George VI overcome a speech impediment.

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The King's Speech


Historical drama118 Mins2010R

England's Prince Albert (Colin Firth) must ascend the throne as King George VI, but he has a speech impediment. Knowing that the country needs her husband to be able to communicate effectively, Elizabeth (Helena Bonham Carter) hires Lionel Logue (Geoffrey Rush), an Australian actor and speech therapist, to help him overcome his stammer. An extraordinary friendship develops between the two men, as Logue uses unconventional means to teach the monarch how to speak with confidence.


  • Uplifting
  • Fascinating