The Last King of Scotland (2006)

Genres - Drama  |   Sub-Genres - Docudrama, Political Drama  |   Release Date - Sep 27, 2006 (USA - Limited)  |   Run Time - 121 min.  |   Countries - Germany, UK  |   MPAA Rating - R
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Director Kevin MacDonald teams with screenwriter Jeremy Brock to adapt Giles Foden's novel detailing the brutal reign of Ugandan dictator Idi Amin as seen through the eyes of his personal physician. James McAvoy stars as the doctor who slowly realizes that he is trapped in an inescapable nightmare, and Forest Whitaker assumes the role of the notorious despot.

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barbarian, confidant, dictator, doctor, Uganda

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High Production Values