The Last King of Scotland Trailer & Clips


The Last King of Scotland full movie is released on Jan 19, 2007. Watch The Last King of Scotland online - the German Biography movie from United Kingdom , which has achieved a worldwide gross of $48,618,191. The Last King of Scotland is directed by Kevin Macdonald and created by Peter Morgan with Forest Whitaker and James McAvoy. The Last King of Scotland is available online on Starz Roku Premium Channel and Starz.

After graduating from the University of Edinburgh, Scottish physician Nicholas Garrigan flies to Uganda to work at a missionary clinic. And before long, Garrigan has a chance encounter with General Idi Amin, the country's new president. As one thing leads to another, Idi Amin invites Nicholas to become his personal doctor, aiming to modernise Uganda's health care system. Indeed, this is a once-in-a-lifetime offer Garrigan cannot refuse. Instead, as Garrigan plays with fire, he soon finds himself trapped in the moral abyss of Idi Amin's murderous megalomania. Can Garrigan rise above the madness and live to tell the tale?

As know as:

Paskutinis Škotijos karalius, Ha'meleh ha'aharon shel Scotland, Zadnji skotski kralj, Последният крал на Шотландия, Last King of Scotland

Release Date:

Jan 19, 2007

Release Date (Streaming):

Apr 17, 2007


United Kingdom, Germany


German, Swahili, English, French

Stream Service:


Production Companies:

Searchlight Pictures, DNA Films, FilmFour

Official Site:

Fox Searchlight

Gross worldwide:



Charming. Magnetic. Murderous.


Wesley Morris
Boston Globe
by rottentomatoes, Nov 24, 2011
Joshua Rothkopf
Time Out
Having cut his teeth on documentaries, Kevin Macdonald acts as if a shaky-cam aesthetic alone is enough to fuel dramatic tension.
by rottentomatoes, Feb 03, 2007
Sandra Hall
Sydney Morning Herald
The horror, when it finally moves to the centre of the screen, gives us Amin's barbarity in close-up -- and he's still smiling.
by rottentomatoes, Feb 02, 2007

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