A United Kingdom


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The film is based on the story of the successor to Bechuanaland, Seretse Khama from the Bamangwato people, who studied law in London immediately after the Second World War. There he meets a white woman, Ruth Williams, whom he eventually married, despite the protests of her families and the opposition of the British government, which is concerned about relations with South Africa and the stability of the entire region of South Africa. The National Party government in South Africa is concerned that the black king's marriage to a white woman in neighboring Bechuanaland will create unrest and pressure on the British government to end the marriage.... Show more

Every year, at least a dozen of Biography movies are created, most of them are usually ordinary. It's hard to find a movie done this well. I know it gets a lot of stick for being the mainstream popular movie, but honestly I can not think of anything wrong with this movie online. Anyway, Drama may boast of one of the biggest numbers of good movies. Varied dialogues are the quintessence of this image, they inspire the viewer. Great actors and great story. However, I think that well-chosen actors and an interesting script are not pushed to the background by music, because a good movie consists of many great parts. A United Kingdom is one of the best possible choice for a saturday evening with cinema.... Show more

Directors: Amma Asante
Release: 2016-11-25
Duration: 111 min
IMDb Rating: 6.8