King's Speech, The

The story of King George VI of Britain, his impromptu ascension to the throne and the speech therapist who helped the unsure monarch become worthy of it.

  • Starring: Colin Firth, Geoffrey Rush and Helena Bonham Carter
  • Director(s): Tom Hooper
  • Producer(s): Bob and Harvey Weinstien
  • Screenwriter(s): David Seidler
  • Distributor: The Weinstein Company
  • Release Date: Friday, December 10, 2010

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American Humane Association Certified Animal Safety Representatives™ did not monitor the animal action in The King's Speech because the production did not contact American Humane Association regarding the use of animals in their film. Although the film carries the "No Animals Were Harmed"® language at the end, American Humane Association's Film & TV Unit DID NOT issue an official disclaimer to the film. The production has been contacted and asked to remove the unauthorized disclaimer.