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The Last King of Scotland (2006)

R
123 min | Biography, Drama, History

Based on the events of the brutal Ugandan dictator Idi Amin's regime as seen by his personal physician during the 1970s.
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Peter Morgan (screenplay) | Jeremy Brock (screenplay) | Giles Foden (novel)
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$ 6,000,000
Opening Wknd
$ 142,899
Gross (USA)
$ 17,605,861
Gross (World)
$ 48,363,516
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Release date
Jan 19, 2007 (United States)

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42 cast members
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Forest Whitaker
Idi Amin Idi Amin   See fewer
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James McAvoy
Dr. Nicholas Garrigan Dr. Nicholas Garrigan   See fewer
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Kerry Washington
Kay Amin Kay Amin   See fewer
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Gillian Anderson
Sarah Merrit Sarah Merrit   See fewer
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David Oyelowo
Dr. Junju Dr. Junju   See fewer
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Stephen Rwangyezi
Jonah Wasswa Jonah Wasswa   See fewer
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Abby Mukiibi Nkaaga
Masanga (as Abby Mukiibi) Masanga (as Abby Mukiibi)   See fewer
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Adam Kotz
Dr. Merrit Dr. Merrit   See fewer
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Sam Okelo
Bonny Bonny   See fewer
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Chris Wilson
Perkins Perkins   See fewer
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Dick Stockley
Times Journalist (as Dr. Dick Stockley) Times Journalist (as Dr. Dick Stockley)   See fewer
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Barbara Rafferty
Mrs. Garrigan Mrs. Garrigan   See fewer
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David Ashton
Dr. Garrigan - Senior Dr. Garrigan - Senior   See fewer
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Daniel Ssettaba
Kay Amin's Servant Kay Amin's Servant   See fewer
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Apollo Okwenje Omamo
Mackenzie Amin Mackenzie Amin   See fewer
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Louis Asea
Campbell Amin Campbell Amin   See fewer
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Giles Foden
British Journalist 1 British Journalist 1   See fewer
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Andrew Williams
British Journalist 2 (as Andy Williams) British Journalist 2 (as Andy Williams)   See fewer
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Martina Amati
Italian Journalist Italian Journalist   See fewer
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Rene Peissker
German Journalist German Journalist   See fewer
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Stern Jedidian
American Journalist American Journalist   See fewer
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Dave A. Tarun
Asian Tailor Asian Tailor   See fewer
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Clare Wandera
Secretary Secretary   See fewer
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Joanitta Bewulira-Wandera
Malyamu Amin (as Joanitta B. Wandera) Malyamu Amin (as Joanitta B. Wandera)   See fewer
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Consodyne Buzabo
Nora Amin Nora Amin   See fewer
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Peter Salmon
White Businessman White Businessman   See fewer
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Michael Wawuyo
Air Force Commander Air Force Commander   See fewer
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Wilberforce Muteta
Guard (as Wilberforce Mutete) Guard (as Wilberforce Mutete)   See fewer
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John Olima
Bagpiper Bagpiper   See fewer
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Angela Kalule
Chanteuse at Nghtclub Chanteuse at Nghtclub   See fewer
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Sam Namatiti
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Mathias Muwonge
Band at Nightclub - African Xylophone & Lyre Band at Nightclub - African Xylophone & Lyre   See fewer
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Joseph Kahirimbanyi
Band at Nightclub - Guitar Band at Nightclub - Guitar   See fewer
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Afrigo Band
Band at Party Band at Party   See fewer
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Ndere Troupe
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The Nyonza Singers
Choir at Parliament Choir at Parliament   See fewer
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Idi Amin
Himself (archive footage) (uncredited) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)   See fewer
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Maurice Kirya
Himself (uncredited) Himself (uncredited)   See fewer
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7.7 / 10 | 161,186 votes