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ANOTHER OPPORTUNITY TO SEE THE KING’S SPEECH

Posted on: June 6th, 2011 by David Burton No Comments

If you haven’t seen The King’s Speech yet at a movie theatre or haven’t bought the DVD version yet, or if you just want to see this Oscar winning picture again on the big screen you will have another chance this month. The Bytowne Cinema will be showing it on Monday and Tuesday June 27th and June 28th at 4:30 both days.

The Bytowne is the home of Ottawa’s international and independent movies since 1988 and is located at the corner of Rideau and Nelson Street. Check out their website www.bytowne.ca for a complete listing of all their great shows.

The King’s Speech

Posted on: January 14th, 2011 by Norm McEwen 1 Comment

For those of us who stutter, see the film again. Firth really learned the nuances, and not just the facial and verbal features of a PWS. Before and even part way through ‘therapy’, you see very little eye contact when he is talking to others, with the possible exception of his wife and children. (more…)