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Old 01-02-2011, 05:12 PM   #1
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The King's Speech

Saw this a few days ago. Thought it was a great movie. Moving, witty, well paced. I can't think of anything bad to say.

Colin Firth played the role quite well, I thought. Geoffrey Rush is always good. Helena Bonham Carter was a big surprise for me actually - because I haven't seen her in anything but Harry Potter.

Well worth a watch. I definitely think this is something worth winning an oscar for.

I watched the trailer, and I didn't actually think it's that good a representation of the movie.
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yea it was pretty good saw it @ empire b4 xmas

you've never seen helena in anything else?! oO she's been in a tonne of blockbuster films

and just about every tim burton film since they're married
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Old 01-02-2011, 08:04 PM   #3
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I took a look at IMDB - and yes, I guess I've seen her in a few things... but I guess I just never paid attention to her...
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I just came back from watching this movie. I thoroughly enjoyed it. Great acting, witty dialogue, and a solid script. Definitely Oscar grade.
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Old 01-23-2011, 12:27 AM   #5
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I finally saw this. It was pretty decent. The pacing was great, the events in the film was pretty good and the acting was amazing. As much as this was a drama, as much as it was predictable in the obvious title, it was beautiful. To tell you the truth, at the end, I was really proud of him and Helena Bonham Carter's final reaction as if she got of a big orgasm was exactly how i felt; Colin did a great job and man it's about time he won something.

directing was good 8.5 / 10
script was 8.5/10
acting was a solid 9/10
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Old 01-23-2011, 12:54 AM   #6
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didnt come in expecting much

great movie.

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Old 01-25-2011, 10:33 AM   #7
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I think I'm going to have to check out this movie then

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didnt come in expecting much

great movie.
didnt expect much either but the movie turned out great !
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LOVED this movie. Been awhile since I've seen a really good movie (this is by choice as sometimes I like to watch brain dead stupid shit).

I think Helena is scary looking. Especially in Terminator 4.
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