The King‘s Speech
(The King‘s Speech) Director: Tom Hopper, GB - AUS - USA, 2010, English version / Czech subtitles, 118 min
The story of the man who became King George VI, the father of Queen Elizabeth II. After his brother abdicates, George ('Bertie') reluctantly assumes the throne. Plagued by a dreaded stammer and considered unfit to be king, Bertie engages the help of an unorthodox speech therapist named Lionel Logue. Through a set of unorthodox techniques, and as a result of an unlikely friendship, Bertie is able to find his voice and boldly lead the country through war. Winner of 4 Oscars including, Best Picture, Best Actor (Colin Firth), Best Director (Tom Hooper), and Best Original Screenplay (David Seidler).