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The last king of Scotland [videorecording (DVD)]
Title:
The last king of Scotland [videorecording (DVD)]
Publication Information:
[London] : DNA Films ; Beverly Hills, CA : Distributed by 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2007.
Physical Description:
1 videodisc (123 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents:
Off to Africa -- Busy time -- Unlikely candidate -- New boss -- Scotsman -- Married woman -- Summons -- Black power -- Doctor/philosopher -- Unique relationship -- Symbol of the future -- President's son -- Fantastic gift -- Traitor in the ranks -- Closest advisor -- Missing -- Uganda's embrace -- Having some fun -- Good advice -- White monkey -- Nobody -- Only choice -- Charming the press -- This is what happens -- Entebbe Airport -- Another man's wife -- Friend in need -- Epilogue.
Abstract:
Nick Garrigan has just graduated from medical school in his native Scotland, seeking a change he travels to 1970's era Uganda with the vague but well-intentioned notion of providing aid to the impovershed locals. After aiding newly-appointed dictator Idi Amin in a car collision, Amin asks Nick to serve as his personal physician.
System Details Note:
DVD; Region 1, NTSC; Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround, Dolby Digital Surround.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: Rated R; for some strong violence and gruesome images, sexual content and language.
Format:
Video disc
General Note (Repeatable):
Based on the book : Last king of Scotland / by Giles Foden. Originally produced as a motion picture in 2006. Presented in a letterbox widescreen format preserving the aspect ratio of the original theatrical exhibition. Special features: Commentary by director Kevin MacDonald [audio feature]; Deleted scenes (12 min.); Capturing Idi Amin [featurette] (29 min.); Forest Whitaker "Idi Amin" [interview] (6 min.); Fox Movie Channel presents Casting Session: The Last King of Scotland (9 min.); Theatrical trailer (2 min.).