The Resource The king's speech, The Weinstein Company and UK Film Council present ; in association with Momentum Pictures, Aegis Film Fund, Molinare, London Filmation Entertainment ; a See-Saw Films/Bedlam Production ; produced by Iain Canning, Emile Sherman, Gareth Unwin ; screenplay by David Seidler ; directed by Tom Hooper, (videorecording)

The king's speech, The Weinstein Company and UK Film Council present ; in association with Momentum Pictures, Aegis Film Fund, Molinare, London Filmation Entertainment ; a See-Saw Films/Bedlam Production ; produced by Iain Canning, Emile Sherman, Gareth Unwin ; screenplay by David Seidler ; directed by Tom Hooper, (videorecording)

Label
The king's speech
Title
The king's speech
Statement of responsibility
The Weinstein Company and UK Film Council present ; in association with Momentum Pictures, Aegis Film Fund, Molinare, London Filmation Entertainment ; a See-Saw Films/Bedlam Production ; produced by Iain Canning, Emile Sherman, Gareth Unwin ; screenplay by David Seidler ; directed by Tom Hooper
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Cinematographer
Composer
Director
Film editor
Producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
"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. Based on an inspiring true story ..."--Container notes
Awards note
Academy Awards, 2010: Best picture, best director, best leading actor (Firth), best screenplay.
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
King's speech (Motion picture)
Credits note
Editor, Tariq Anwar ; music, Alexandre Desplat ; director of photography, Danny Cohen
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; for some language
Language note
In English with optional Spanish subtitles ; optionally subtitled in English for the hearing impaired
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.K56 2011
PerformerNote
Colin Firth, Geoffrey Rush, Helena Bonham Carter, Guy Pearce, Timothy Spall, Derek Jacobi, Jennifer Ehle, Anthony Andrews, Claire Bloom, Eve Best, Michael Gambon
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1972-
  • 1960-
  • 1951-
  • 1966-
  • 1967-
  • 1957-
  • 1969-
  • 1948-
  • 1931-
  • 1971-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hooper, Tom
  • Seidler, David
  • Canning, Iain
  • Sherman, Emile
  • Unwin, Gareth
  • Firth, Colin
  • Rush, Geoffrey
  • Bonham Carter, Helena
  • Pearce, Guy
  • Spall, Timothy
  • Jacobi, Derek
  • Ehle, Jennifer
  • Andrews, Anthony
  • Bloom, Claire
  • Best, Eve
  • Gambon, Michael
  • Cohen, Danny
  • Desplat, Alexandre
  • Anwar, Tariq
  • Weinstein Company
  • UK Film Council
  • Momentum Pictures
  • Aegis Film Fund
  • Molinare (Firm)
  • London Filmation Entertainment
  • See-Saw Films
  • Bedlam Productions
  • Anchor Bay Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
118
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • George
  • Logue, Lionel
  • Speech therapists
  • Speech therapy
  • Speech disorders
  • Feature films
  • Biographical films
  • Historical films
  • Motion pictures, British
Technique
live action
Label
The king's speech, The Weinstein Company and UK Film Council present ; in association with Momentum Pictures, Aegis Film Fund, Molinare, London Filmation Entertainment ; a See-Saw Films/Bedlam Production ; produced by Iain Canning, Emile Sherman, Gareth Unwin ; screenplay by David Seidler ; directed by Tom Hooper, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2010
  • 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)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
697662191
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (118 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
UMKC: Inquire with copyright@umkc.edu about availability of public performance rights.
Other control number
013132313092
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
WC23130
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)697662191
System details
DVD ; Region 1 ; NTSC ; anamorphic widescreen 1.78:1 ; Dolby Digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The king's speech, The Weinstein Company and UK Film Council present ; in association with Momentum Pictures, Aegis Film Fund, Molinare, London Filmation Entertainment ; a See-Saw Films/Bedlam Production ; produced by Iain Canning, Emile Sherman, Gareth Unwin ; screenplay by David Seidler ; directed by Tom Hooper, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2010
  • 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)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
697662191
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (118 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
UMKC: Inquire with copyright@umkc.edu about availability of public performance rights.
Other control number
013132313092
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
WC23130
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)697662191
System details
DVD ; Region 1 ; NTSC ; anamorphic widescreen 1.78:1 ; Dolby Digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD

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