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The last king of Scotland [videorecording DVD]

Macdonald, Kevin, 1967- (Added Author). Whitaker, Forest. (Added Author). McAvoy, James, 1979- (Added Author). Washington, Kerry, 1977- (Added Author). Foden, Giles, 1967- (Added Author).

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (123 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Wide screen.
  • Publisher: Beverly Hills, Calif. : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2007.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Based on the novel by Giles Foden.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2006.
Features: audio commentary with director Kevin Macdonald, alternate/deleted scenes with optional commentary, behind the scenes featurettes, theatrical trailer, international trailer.
Participant or Performer Note:
Forest Whitaker, James McAvoy, Kerry Washington, Gillian Anderson, Simon McBurney.
Summary, etc.:
The new president of Uganda, Idi Amin, immediately takes a liking to a young Scottish doctor working in a rural African hospital and places him in a senior position in the health department, becoming one of his closest advisors.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: R.
System Details Note:
DVD, Dolby digital 5.1 surround.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
For private home use only.
Language Note:
In English, French, or Spanish with optional English or Spanish subtitles.
Cumulative Index/Finding Aids Note:
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Subject: Amin, Idi, 1925-2003 > Drama.
Foden, Giles, 1967- > Film and video adaptations.
Presidents > Uganda > Drama.
Film adaptations.
Uganda > History > 1971-1979 > Drama.
Genre: Historical films.
Biographical films.
Motion pictures, British.
Foreign films > England.
Feature films.

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