The King's Speech – review
The King's Speech transcends its historical setting to present a compelling portrait of quiet heroism, writes Philip French
09, Jan, 2011 @12:04 AM
Could Colin Firth's King's Speech become one of Oscar acceptance?
Xan Brooks: Rave reviews in Toronto have made Tom Hooper's wartime drama an early Academy awards tip. But has it arrived too early?
24, Sep, 2010 @3:35 PM
Why The King's Speech should win the best picture Oscar | Michael Hann - video
Michael Hann hails Colin Firth's performance as George VI and, as our series enters the final straight, explains why Tom Hooper's subtle 'buddy movie' deserves to be crowned
23, Feb, 2011 @8:23 AM
What's The King's Speech's secret weapon of mass adulation?
22, Feb, 2011 @4:45 PM
The King's Speech: did you notice how weird it is? – film on TV recap
Stuart Heritage: It was a shoo-in for a bunch of Oscars, pleased monarchists and history buffs, and got an older generation back in cinemas. But watch Colin Firth as George VI again on the small screen, on Channel 4 at 9pm on Saturday, and its oddness – the skewed camera angles, endless close-ups – will hit you immediately
28, Jun, 2014 @3:00 PM
Oscars 2011: The King's Speech reigns triumphant
• British drama takes best picture, Colin Firth wins best actor, Tom Hooper best director and David Seidler picks up best original screenplay
• Natalie Portman wins best actress
• The Fighter stars take both best supporting actor and actress
28, Feb, 2011 @4:47 AM
The King's Speech rules Toronto film festival | Matt Mueller
Tom Hooper and Colin Firth's beautifully crafted royal tearjerker took the audience's crown, while Clint Eastwood and Robert Redford were left stumbling in its wake
20, Sep, 2010 @9:46 AM
The King's Speech is given a 12A rating
Director Tom Hooper angry at classification for swearing scene
Mark Brown and Owen Bowcott
21, Oct, 2010 @3:36 PM
The King's Speech: True blood or right royal dud?
Does Tom Hooper's Oscar-tipped Brit-flick about George VI's struggles with his stammer talk sense or take liberties?
Alex von Tunzelmann
13, Jan, 2011 @5:25 PM
Oscars 2011: The King's Speech resonates as The Social Network blips
Royal drama picks up four Oscars, including best picture, best actor for Colin Firth, and surprise best director prize for Tom Hooper, while other fancied contenders falter
28, Feb, 2011 @6:43 AM