The Last King of Scotland Reviews

Dean E. Winkelspecht
Movie Metropolis
March 10, 2010
February 17, 2010
Urban Cinefile Critics
Urban Cinefile
October 18, 2008
Heather Huntington
ReelzChannel.com
August 27, 2008
This isn't just a moral cause movie for New Yorker-reading smartypants to brag to their friends that they saw to show how in-the-know they are. The Last King of Scotland deserves every good thing that has been said about it, and then some.
Full Review | Original Score: 9/10
Cynthia Fuchs
Common Sense Media
July 17, 2008
Brutal look at the consequences of absolute power.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
Gregory L. Amato
MovieFreak.com
March 9, 2008
Though difficult to watch in its most brutal scenes, The Last King of Scotland is nevertheless a thoroughly engaging film throughout.
Full Review | Original Score: 9/10

DVDnett.no
September 1, 2007
| Original Score: 5/7

Exclaim!
August 3, 2007

CinemaZone.dk
June 30, 2007
Full Review | Original Score: 4/6
Fusion3600
DVD Authority.com
June 9, 2007

BBC.com
May 15, 2007

Empire Magazine
May 2, 2007
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5

Dvdrama
April 28, 2007
Sean Axmaker
MSN.com
April 26, 2007
... the film belongs to Forest Whitaker, whose fierce and ferocious performance as Amin earned him the well-deserved Oscar for Best Actor this year.
Top Critic

Entertainment Weekly
April 21, 2007
Full Review | Original Score: B+

BlackFilm.com
April 21, 2007

ComingSoon.net
April 20, 2007
Ivana Redwine
homevideo.about.com
April 19, 2007
David Krauss
digitallyOBSESSED.com
April 18, 2007
Aaron Beierle
CurrentFilm.com
April 18, 2007