The King’s Speech

Starring: Colin Firth, Geoffrey Rush, Helena Bonham Carter

Colin Firth stakes a claim for an Oscar with a breathtaking performance as Prince George who, to get rid of a debilitating stammer, turns to Ausssie speech therapist Lionel Logue (Geoffrey Rush). The costumes, cinematography and crowd-pleasing story are all spot-on.


Good for: Those who like period dramas.

Watch The King’s Speech trailer here.


– Pierre de Villiers