The king's speech

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Hooper, Tom, 1972- film director.
Canning, Iain, film producer.
Sherman, Emile, film producer.
Unwin, Gareth, film producer.
Seidler, David, screenwriter.
Burbank, CA : Anchor Bay Entertainment, [2011].
9786314093013, 6314093015
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Burbank, CA : Anchor Bay Entertainment, [2011].
Physical Desc
1 Blu-ray disc (119 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
9786314093013, 6314093015
0013132313597, 013132313597, 00013132313597


General Note
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2010.
General Note
Special features: Audio commentary with director Tom Hooper; Making of featurette: an inspirational story of an unlikely friendship; Q&A with the director and the cast; Speeches from the real King George VI; The real Lionel Logue highlights.
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Danny Cohen ; editor, Tariq Anwar ; composer, Alexandre Desplat.
Colin Firth, Geoffrey Rush, Helena Bonham Carter, Derek Jacobi, Guy Pearce, Timothy Spall, Jennifer Ehle.
"Based on an inspiring true story, when England's throne is suddenly thrust upon him, amidst royal family scandal and impending world war, King George VI must overcome a lifelong, debilitating speech impediment to lead his nation. After his iron-willed, compassionate wife Elizabeth secretly enlists an eccentric speech therapist, the two men forge an unlikely friendship that will ultimately empower the monarch to find his voice, inspire his people and rally the world"--Container.
Target Audience
Rated R; for some language.
System Details
Blu-ray, region A, widescreen (1.78:1); 5.1 DTSHD-MA; requires Blu-ray player.
English audio; optional Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf & hearing impaired (SDH).
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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Hooper, T., Canning, I., Sherman, E., Unwin, G., Seidler, D., Firth, C., Rush, G., Bonham Carter, H., Jacobi, D., Pearce, G., Spall, T., Ehle, J., Cohen, D., Anwar, T., & Desplat, A. (2011). The king's speech ([Blu-ray] edition ; widescreen.). Anchor Bay Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Tom Hooper et al.. 2011. The King's Speech. Anchor Bay Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Tom Hooper et al.. The King's Speech Anchor Bay Entertainment, 2011.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Hooper, Tom, et al. The King's Speech [Blu-ray] edition ; widescreen., Anchor Bay Entertainment, 2011.

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