Watch The Last King of Scotland (2006) Online
Forest Whitaker won the Best Actor Oscar for his towering performance as charismatic Ugandan dictator Idi Amin in Kevin Macdonald's powerful and unsettling drama. The story follows newly qualified Scottish doctor Garrigan (James McAvoy) who chooses to work in Africa rather than join his father's practice. Arriving in Uganda following a military coup, he finds himself treating the country's volatile new leader Idi Amin after a car crash. Offered a job as Amin's personal physician, Garrigan accepts, unaware that the position comes with horrific downsides.