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The Last King Of Scotland

Forest Whitaker's mesmerizing performance as Idi Amin drives Kevin Macdonald's adaptation of Giles Foden's 1998 novel about the dictator's reign of terror, which left Uganda's once-thriving economy in ruins and at least 300,000 of his countrymen dead. 1971… (more)

Released: 2006

Rating: R

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Criminal Minds' Prime Suspect

Forest Whitaker fervently circles a grand dining-room table in a stately Pasadena home, swooping around to view the room's layout from different angles. While he's absorbing every detail, everybody else is focused on the fact that at the head of the… Read more

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Forest Whitaker's Oscar-winning, tour-de-brute-force portrayal of Ugandan dictator Idi Amin galvanizes this powerful drama about his troubled reign and his mercurial relationship with a Scottish doctor (James McAvoy). Directed by Kevin Macdonald and based (more…)

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Forest Whitaker's Oscar-winning, tour-de-brute-force portrayal of Ugandan dictator Idi Amin galvanizes this powerful drama about his troubled reign and his mercurial relationship with a Scottish doctor (James McAvoy). Directed by Kevin Macdonald and based (more…)

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  • Released: 2006
  • Rating: R
  • User Rating:4.64 out of 5 (11 ratings)
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  • Review: Forest Whitaker's mesmerizing performance as Idi Amin drives Kevin Macdonald's adaptation of Giles Foden's 1998 novel about the dictator's reign of terror, which left Uganda's once-thriving economy in ruins and at least 300,000 of his countrymen dead. 1971… (more)

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