Who doesn’t love a rousing speech? And who hasn’t reloaded before this scene in BioWare’s Mass Effect, to get it just right for that Shepard? Or maybe that’s just me. In any case, it still gives me goosebumps in a way Bravehearts shout of freedom just doesn’t anymore. Possibly because not even Ashley’s xenophobia can sour me on Mass Effect unlike a certain douche-canoe American actor can on his films.
But my favorite part of The Speech is always where these three turn to face the intercom:
Motivational poster of inclusivity in motion!