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The King’s Speech

One of the biggest impediments to George VI (Colin Firth) performing his royal duties is a stammering problem, so the skills of a therapist named Lionel Logue (Geoffrey Rush) are sought to assist in improving The King's Speech. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: A-
Violence: A-
Sexual Content: B+
Language: D
Drugs/Alcohol: C
Run Time: 119
Theater Release: 22 Dec 2010
Video Release: 19 Apr 2011
MPAA Rating: R
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How We Determine Our Grades

The King’s Speech is rated R: for some language.

Director: Tom Hooper
Cast: Colin Firth, Geoffrey Rush, Helena Bonham Carter
Studio: 2010 Weinstein Company
Website: Official site for The King’s Speech.

Detailed Review

What would you do if you were being considered for a high profile job that required a lot of public presenting, but you had a speech impediment? Chances are you’d… 
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Why Is The King’s Speech Rated R?

Violence: Child neglect/abuse is mentioned.

Sexual Content: A man’s sexual relationship with a married woman… 
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