The King's Speech

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Runtime: 118 minutes



It takes leadership to confront a nation's fear. It takes friendship to conquer your own.

The King's Speech is a biography film released in 2010. The film stars Colin Firth as King George VI, Helena Bonham Carter as Queen Elizabeth and Derek Jacobi as Archbishop Cosmo Lang. The King's Speech was produced for $15,000,000. Since it's release it has grossed over $139,000,000 in ticket sales.

The King's Speech was recognized by the Academy of Motion Pictures Art and Sciences in nine categories. It won the Oscar for directing , best picture and writing (original screenplay). It was also an Oscar nominee for art direction, cinematography, costume design, film editing, music (original score) and sound mixing.

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Quotes

" Let the microphone do the work, sir.
Robert Wood

Filming Locations

Halton House, Halton, Wendover, Buckinghamshire, England, UK

Cumberland Lodge, Windsor Great Park, Windsor, Berkshire, England, UK

Draper's Hall, Throgmorton Avenue, Broadgate, London, England, UK

Wendover Woods, Buckinghamshire, England, UK

33 Portland Place, Marylebone, London, England, UK

Avenue Garden, Regent's Park, London, England, UK

Battersea Power Station, Battersea, London, England, UK

Elland Road Stadium, Leeds, West Yorkshire, England, UK

Elstree Studios, Borehamwood, Hertfordshire, England, UK

Ely Cathedral, Ely, Cambridgeshire, England, UK

Englefield House, Theale, Reading, Berkshire, England, UK

Grattan Stadium, Odsal, Bradford, West Yorkshire, England, UK

Harley Street, Marylebone, London, England, UK

Hatfield House, Hatfield, Hertfordshire, England, UK

Knebworth House, Stevenage, Hertfordshire, England, UK

Lancaster House, The Mall, St. James's, London, England, UK

Old Royal Naval College, Greenwich, London, England, UK

Pullens Estate, Southwark, London, England, UK

Queen Street Mill Textile Museum, Burnley, Lancashire, England, UK

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