Posts Tagged ‘The King’s Speech’

You might remember that we were rather taken with the interior backdrops shown in the fab film The Kings Speech (Film Friday blog 25 February 2011) – well look what is on the market! 33 Portland Place is a beautiful neo-classical building, designed by the Adam brothers, with a rich history of royalty, celebrity and controversy. It looks like it has bucket loads of potential, but I rather like the way it is now. It is on the market with Knight Frank. 

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With the Oscar buzz building ahead of Sunday’s ceremony, our choice for Film Friday was a very easy one this week. How could it be anything other than The King’s Speech.

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the kings speech oscars colin firth

As long-term fans of the lovely Colin Firth, we were always going to love this film, but since its low budget release it has been gathering rave reviews from all sides as well as picking up several Baftas along the way and being strongly tipped for the Oscars. (more…)

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