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Bill Murray plays President Franklin D. Roosevelt, who takes on a new mistress and entertains King George VI at his rustic hideaway in “Hyde Park on Hudson.” (Focus Features via Associated Press)

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In this film publicity image released by The Weinstein Company, Colin Firth portrays King George VI, left, and Helena Bonham Carter portrays the Queen Mother in a scene from, "The King's Speech." (AP Photo/The Weinstein Company, Laurie Sparham)

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Bill Murray plays President Franklin D. Roosevelt, who takes on a new mistress and entertains King George VI at his rustic hideaway in “Hyde Park on Hudson.” (Focus Features via Associated Press)

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Bill Murray plays President Franklin D. Roosevelt, who takes on a new mistress and entertains King George VI at his rustic hideaway in “Hyde Park on Hudson.” (Focus Features via Associated Press)

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In this film publicity image released by The Weinstein Company, Colin Firth portrays King George VI in "The King's Speech." (AP Photo/The Weinstein Company, Laurie Sparham)

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Colin Firth portrays King George VI in "The King's Speech," for which he was nominated for an Academy Award in the best-actor category. (AP Photo)

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In this film publicity image released by The Weinstein Company, Colin Firth portrays King George VI, left, and Helena Bonham Carter portrays the Queen Mother in a scene from, "The King's Speech." British filmmakers must now meet new targets for ethnic minority, gay and female characters on and off screen if they wish to continue receiving funding from the British Film Institute, which backed "The King's Speech" in 2010. (AP Photo/The Weinstein Company, Laurie Sparham)

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Colin Firth portrays King George VI in "The King's Speech." The film was nominated for a Golden Globe award for best picture. Mr. Firth, Helena Bonham Carter and Geoffrey Rush also were nominated for acting awards. (AP Photo)