The Last King of Scotland (2006)

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Based on the events of the brutal Ugandan dictator Idi Amin's regime as seen by his personal physician during the 1970's.


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Trivia

In the first scene in the village, where Idi Amin does his speech one of the spectators can be seen wearing a Scouts Canada uniform. The uniform can be distinguished by the Canadian flag above the left breast pocket.


Quotes

Nicholas Garrigan: Come on! Are youse ready?


Goofs

During the crowd scene in the village, set around 1972, a man wears a Canadian Scout Uniform that was first issued in 1994.

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Plot Summary


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Genres

Biography | Drama | History | Thriller

Details

Release Date:

19 January 2007

Language

English, French, German, Swahili


Country of Origin

UK, Germany

Box Office

Budget:

$6,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$142,899 (USA) (1 October 2006)

Gross:

$17,605,861 (USA) (20 May 2007)

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