LOS ANGELES -- "The King's Speech," the story of how King George VI struggled to overcome his stammering to lead Britain into World War II, led the field of Oscar nominations with 12 nods, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced Tuesday. The film was nominated for best picture, and Colin Firth was nominated for best actor. Others nominated for best film were: 'Black Swan," "The Fighter," "Inception," "The Kids Are All Right," "127 Hours," "The Social Network," "Toy Story 3," "True Grit" and "Winter's Bone."

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