The last king of Scotland [videorecording] / Fox Searchlight Pictures, DNA Films and FilmFour present in association with the UK Film Council and Scottish Screen a Cowboy Films/Slate Films production
DVDs | 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment | 2007 | Widescreen version.
Available at Adult DVD-Feature Film (Call number: DVD L DRAMA) plus 1 more
Beverly Hills, Calif. : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2007.
1 videodisc (123 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD; 5.1 Dolby surround, Spanish Dolby surround.
Includes English and dubbed Spanish language soundtracks, with optional subtitles in English, French, or Spanish.
Forest Whitaker, James McAvoy, Kerry Washington, Gillian Anderson, Simon McBurney.
Producers, Lisa Bryer, Andrea Calderwood, Charles Steel ; screenplay, Peter Morgan and Jeremy Brock ; director, Kevin Macdonald ; director of photography, Anthony Dod Mantle ; editor, Justine Wright ; music, Alex Heffes.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2006.
Based on the novel by Giles Foden.
Academy Awards, 2007: Best actor (Forest Whitaker) ; Golden Globes (USA), 2007: Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Pictures - Drama (Forest Whitaker).
MPAA rating: R; for some strong violence and gruesome images, sexual content and language.
Chronicles Idi Amin's rise and fall. Amin's despotic reign of terror is viewed through the eyes of Nicholas Garrigan, a Scottish doctor who arrives in Uganda in the early 1970s to serve as Amin's personal physician.
Special features: deleted scenes ; documentary 'Capturing Idi Amin' ; featurette ; casting session.
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