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MA15+ Not suitable for people under 15. Under 15s must be accompanied by a parent or adult guardian | 123 minutes

SYNOPSIS

Forest Whitaker won the Academy Award® for Best Actor for his searing portrayal of Ugandan dictator Idi Amin in this gripping, suspenseful stunner inspired by real events. This is Amin's incredible story as seen through the eyes of Nicholas Garrigan (James McAvoy), a young Scotsman who becomes the volatile leader's personal physician, due in part to Amin's unexpected passion for Scottish culture - Amin even proclaims himself "The Last King of Scotland" Seduced by Amin's charisma and blinded by decadence, Garrigan's dream life becomes a waking nightmare of betrayal and madness from which there is no escape Inspired by real people and events, this gripping, suspenseful stunner is filled with performances you will never forget.

GENRES

Drama

CAST & CREW

  • Abby Mukiibi
  • James McAvoy
  • Kerry Washington
  • Gillian Anderson
  • David Oyelowo
  • Simon McBurney
  • Forest Whitaker
  • Kevin MacDonald

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