Review: The King’s Speech

“The nation awaits”, says the poster of Tom Hooper’s The King’s Speech. It is September 1939. The United Kingdom has issued Germany with a warning. The Nazi regime must withdraw its troops from Poland or a state of war would exist between the two countries. The deadline for...

Oscars – one long bore despite witty king’s speech

The Oscars puts most people to sleep but Colin Firth makes the overly long show almost worthwhile with a witty acceptance speech.