The King’s Speech

Review – The King’s Speech (2010)

Based on the true story of King George VI’s relationship with an unorthodox speech therapist.

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Colin Firth, Geoffrey Rush and Helena Bonham Carter lead the cast of a movie about the late King George VI’s lifelong stammer and his tireless endeavors to speak. Guy Pearce plays the irritating older brother, the perfect candidate for King, until his relationship with a twice divorced woman comes to light; he abdicates, leaving the throne to ‘Bertie’, a man who is crippled by his inability to talk.

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The Railway Man

Review – The Railway Man (2014)

A victim from World War Two’s “Death Railway” sets out to find those responsible for his torture. Based on a true story.

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Colin Firth and Nicole Kidman

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