THE KING'S SPEECH (2010) ~ inspiring, motivating and a true story! At the 83rd Academy Awards, The King's Speech won the Academy Award for Best Picture, Best Director (Tom Hooper), Best Actor (Colin Firth), and Best Original Screenplay (David Seidler).
The King's Speech (2010; historical drama). Colin Firth, Geoffrey Rush, Helena Bonham Carter, Michael Gambon, Guy Pearce, Jennifer Ehle, Derek Jacobi, Anthony Andrews. Directed by Tom Hooper. David Seidler wrote the screenplay for this fact-based story of King George VI and his Australian speech therapist, Lionel Logue. Winner of 7 British Academy Film Awards and four Oscars in America (Best Picture, Director, Screenplay, and Colin Firth as Best Actor).