OVERRATED The subtlety of 'The King's Speech': Although there's no arguing the fireworks between Colin Firth as the stammering King George VI and Geoffrey Rush as his witty speech therapist, something about this presumptive best picture contender left us underwhelmed. Many moments felt plagued by a heavy-handedness that didn't let the movie breathe, right down to a character exclaiming he was "speechless" after the climax. Can't some things remain unsaid? The Weinstein Company
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