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The King’s Speech [2010]

“If I’m King, where’s my power? Can I form a government? Can I levy a tax, declare a war? No! And yet I am the seat of all authority. Why? Because the nation believes that when I speak, I speak for them. But I can’t speak.”

Plot: The story of King George VI of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, his impromptu ascension to the throne and the speech therapist who helped the unsure monarch become worthy of it.

Director: Tom Hooper

Actors: Colin Firth (King George VI), Helena Bonham Carter (Queen Elizabeth), Geoffrey Rush (Lionel Logue)

Writers: David Seidler


Max Vandenburg: Tell me where do you get these words?
Liesel Meminger: It’s a secret.
Max Vandenburg: And who would I tell?
Can you do me a favor?Can you describe the day for me?What’s it like outside?
Liesel Meminger: It’s cloudy.
Max Vandenburg: No, no, no. Make the words yours.If your eyes could speak…what would they say?
Liesel Meminger: It’s a pale day.
Max Vandenburg: “Pale.” Good. Go on
Liesel Meminger: Everything’s stuck behind a cloud Und the sun..doesn’t look like the sun.
Max Vandenburg: What does it look like?
Liesel Meminger: Like a silver oyster?
Max Vandenburg: Thank you. I saw that