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Queen of Katwe

Queen of Katwe is a movie starring Madina Nalwanga, David Oyelowo, and Lupita Nyong'o. A Ugandan girl sees her world rapidly change after being introduced to the game of chess.

Other Titles
Kraljica Katvea, La Dame de Katwe, 逐夢棋緣, Regina din Katwe, Reina de Katwe, Rainha de Katwe, La dame de Katwe, La reina de Katwe, Katwe királynője, 奇跡のチェックメイト クイーン・オブ・カトウェ
Running Time
2 hours 4 minutes
Quality
480p, 720p, 1080p, 2K, 4K
Genres
Drama, Sport, Biography
Director
Mira Nair
Writer
Tim Crothers, William Wheeler
Actors
Madina Nalwanga, Lupita Nyong'o, David Oyelowo, Martin Kabanza
Country
USA
Year
2016
Audio Languages
English, Deutsch, Français, Italiano, Español, Svenska, Gaeilge, Nederlands
Subtitles
日本語, Čeština, Tiếng Việt, Português, 한국어, Australia, Filipino, हिन्दी

A Ugandan girl sees her world rapidly change after being introduced to the game of chess.

Comments about drama «Queen of Katwe» (25)

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Brenda Turner

A rare and important film that will challenge your opinion about the work of the players. If you are a former player, this film will challenge you to a very deep level of appreciation. A new era of this kind is in the making in Trinidad and Tobago. If you are an American, this film will challenge you to a very deep level of appreciation for the role of the Americans in the game of cricket. I guess this film is also a story about the impact of our cultural traditions, and how they are managed by the government. This film will show you what we want to show you, but can't, and how it will do it. This is a must-see film for all, from the fans of cricket, to the die hards of cricket, to the lovers of cricket, to the ones who want to see something new.

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Harold Perez

I'm not sure why this film is not getting more notice. Perhaps because it isn't a perfect representation of the struggle between good and evil. Or maybe it's because the acting is lacking. My main problem with the film is the accent of the white character who, while speaking fluent English, is unable to speak, or say, a single word in Afrikaans. This accent is the worst I've ever seen. I don't know how many times I have been to the movies and had to excuse myself to go to the bathroom and just sit there and watch the characters, most of whom were also trying to speak Afrikaans, speak English. The French accent, which I can't say I've ever heard before, was the worst. The film seems to be trying to do too much. The focus of the film seems to be too much on the romance and not enough on the war. However, the film was definitely entertaining. If I were to go to see the film again, I would definitely bring a friend. It was well acted, the plot was pretty solid, and the story was well told. I don't know why this film is not getting a lot of attention. It is worth a look.

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Amanda B.

There's a good movie on the Tanya Roberts story. It's called "The Butler" and it was directed by Meg Ryan and stars Russell Crowe as a white-collar white trash who's tough but not tough like his mother. I have to say, the movie was very good, but it was very slow at times, and I found the movie to be quite slow. There was a lot of scenes that seemed to drag on. I did not find the story to be compelling or interesting. The story was really too hard to believe. I also found the acting very, very bad. I'm not sure what it was. Maybe I just did not get the story. Russell Crowe was fine. It was not a good movie, but it was not a bad movie either. The story was good, but the story was too hard to believe. This is not a great movie, but it is not a bad movie either.

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Cheryl C.

Charming, stirring, and extremely well-directed, this one's for everyone. It's about two hundred years after the world's first living horse, a sturdy, but reckless, colt named Manx, was brought from Britain to what's now Senegal in the early 19th century, and adopted as a man. There, he's taught English and is made part of a thriving community of other horses. Soon, the Manx lands an army, and heads off to fight for the French. In a book that manages to be both witty and tragic, this film does something most of us can't do: It makes us love and care about the horse that Manx is, and vice versa. The fact that the horses are portrayed as living, breathing creatures is very beautiful. And they are brought to life so well, that you feel connected to them. It's a wonderful film, one that will stay with you for a long time.

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Jacob P.

Most of the reviews I have read have been negative about the film. They have missed the point of the film, which is the way that history has unfolded in Rwanda. A good portion of the film was shot in the capital of Rwanda, Kigali. However, the scenes taken in Rwanda were not chosen randomly. There was a genuine concern for the lives of the people living there, and their families. They were very much alive in the reality of Rwanda. While the film does not give any one a view of the Rwandan people, it does give a true picture of the struggles that the Rwandan people had to go through. I believe that the film is very well made, and an important part of understanding the history of Rwanda. I give the film a 9/10, and would recommend it to anyone who is interested in the history of Rwanda. Many people have complained that the film is not history, but instead a movie about Rwanda. That is correct. It is a movie about the struggles of a minority of people in a country. It is not history, but rather a movie about the history of the Rwandan people. My view is that if you are interested in Rwandan history, then you should watch the film. If you are interested in Rwanda, then you should watch the film. I hope that the film will be able to help you to better understand the history of Rwanda.

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Samantha C.

I don't know how many of you are aware of this but I was one of the few who saw this movie in the theater when it first came out. It was in the theaters for a week and I was convinced it was a great movie and I went to see it again recently. I was completely wrong. I didn't see it in the theater but saw it on the big screen and it was very disappointing. I never wanted to see it again. I am glad that I didn't see it in the theaters. The movie is just a lot of nothing. The story line is not very interesting and there is not much happening at all. The acting is not that good. I mean really? The main characters aren't very good at all. The main character is a fighter but his actions are very weak. This guy is just trying to make his daughter look good. He has a kid that is a pretty good fighter. He also has a wife and a kid that is very good at fighting. But he does not really do anything to make his life better. The only thing that really made me angry was the fact that there is a mother that is just looking to get the fight and the other side is not interested in him at all. She doesn't care about her son at all and she never wants to fight. She just wants to have her child taken away from her. The last thing I would say is that the fight scenes are terrible. There is no rhythm to it. The way that they used to fight before is not here. It was just too much to see. There is nothing in the movie that makes you want to see it again. I just don't think that it is a good movie.

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Phillip

There are some critics who argue that the movie is inaccurate. Well, I'd say that the film is not accurate at all. In fact, it's actually accurate to the real story of the Katwe rebellion. When I saw this movie I was actually quite amazed. I saw many things I never saw in the original story. And, it is all true. The only thing that I did not like about the movie is the character of Katwe. I thought that the character of Katwe is too masculine. Katwe is supposed to be a very feminine woman. For example, when Katwe saw the paintings of her friends who were executed, she yelled that it was wrong. This is the reason why she became a rebel. But, the character of Katwe did not do that. So, I think that the character of Katwe is too masculine. I think that the story of the revolution is a lot more more accurate than the film "Lion King".

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Keith

This movie is a good attempt at telling the story of a remarkable sport, which was an aspect of the civil rights movement, that was not much talked about. The story is well told and the cinematography is good. The movie does show a lot of how the game is played, and the way that one team has to play the other team in order to win. The character of J.J. Samuels is very interesting. He is a black athlete who wants to win, but his attitude is that of a man who will not take anything for granted. He is driven by his goal, but is not sure if he has the balls to achieve it. The best part of the movie is the athletes themselves. The sports coach, the running backs coach, the cheerleaders, the cheerleaders coach, the umpire, and the parents of the athletes are all great people, and I found myself caring for them. The final scene with the all of the athletes is the best scene in the movie. I have seen a lot of movies about the civil rights movement, but this one is different. The movie has a strong message and is very realistic. It was very moving and I was so moved by it. I am very glad that it was made, because it is a good movie.

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Kevin J.

I was surprised to see that this was not on the IMDb top 250. However, I was hoping it would be as good as the previous Rocky movies. I was disappointed. Rocky is the best. Anytime we see Rocky at the beginning of a film, I get excited. I have always been a fan of the Rocky series and wanted to see this one. I was disappointed that the plot and acting were not up to the usual Rocky. Some of the acting was good. I was disappointed in the story line. It was one of those movies that you just know you will love, but you can't really connect to the characters. I think the characters in this film are lacking something. They were not realistic. I know that the Rocky series is not realistic, but the actors had to act in the real world. I was hoping that the plot would be realistic, but I was disappointed in that it was not. This film will be worth a rental. If you are a fan of the Rocky series, you will like this film. But I would not be surprised if you see this film and don't like it. I did not like it. I feel that the storyline was not realistic. I give this film a 6 out of 10.

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Zachary S.

I loved this movie. I loved the music, the way the director was able to use the music to tell a story and the way the director had to balance all the different musical styles. It's a true story and a very moving story. I was not expecting it to be as good as it was. I am a great fan of music, and love movies. I had a lot of trouble understanding some of the language, but I will watch it again.

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Philip P.

Beautifully shot with outstanding cinematography and sound, this film is a fascinating and absorbing study of the international tennis circuit. It is a perfect picture of the sport, which is very individualistic, highly competitive and brutally honest. It also portrays the obsession of winning and maintaining one's position in the sport. It was very refreshing to see that not a single character is perfect. None are. Even the young girl's sister, who is very important to the story, is both real and unreal. The film is also very much of a documentary style. It tells the story of how these people came to be the way they are and how they go about their lives. Although the film is not about tennis, it is a great study of the sport and is a great addition to the Wimbledon Film Festival. I would highly recommend it.

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Austin Dean

I'm a huge fan of the original, and this film is based on that. However, I didn't enjoy the original as much as I did this film. The characters were too one dimensional, the acting was good, but it was lacking in action. This film is based on the true story of the first world war, and the battle of Katwe. This film has a great cast, and I found it to be very entertaining. However, it was lacking in action, and I found it boring. The action scenes are good, but I found them to be very dull. The only thing I found interesting was the fact that the film is based on the true story, and the fact that it was very entertaining. However, it is not as good as the original, and it is not as good as the first film. It is worth watching, but I don't recommend it. I rate it 8/10.

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Douglas Pena

I can't get into the hype of this film, as it has made so many mentions and comments. This is one of the most overrated films I've seen in the last five years. The plot is rather shallow. It doesn't really give any substance to the characters, it gives a feeling that they're the underdog, the underdog being a person who comes from a poorer background and struggles to break out of this mould. So what's the point in giving the protagonists an unbelievable score to begin with? The director had all the ingredients for this film to be great, but he let the characters down. In this sense, the film had a good story, but too much focus on the characters and the emotion that is conveyed is a letdown. The dialogue was poor and it was quite difficult to get to know the characters. Some of the dialogues were very clunky, especially the dialogue between the leading male character and his wife. In this sense, the film was like a play in which the audience isn't fully understanding what is going on. The fight scenes were decent, but the acting by the actors is a major letdown. In general, it was a pretty boring film and you have to be in a decent mood to enjoy it. My advice is that you would do much better watching the original "Black Sunday" with a decent group of friends, rather than going out to see this film. It's not the worst film ever made, but it's not the best either.

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Denise W.

The new 'Kwai' film is a rare triumph for any British film maker. The best of his many British films is a kind of coming-of-age story, with a good dose of action, and a thrilling twist. It has a great cast, the story is compelling, the cinematography is stunning, and the soundtrack is excellent. There is a lot of unpretentiousness in the film, and a lot of beauty in the rural settings. The scenes in the Indian plains are particularly beautiful. The film is very accurate in depicting the kind of place that the filmmakers were trying to show. It is also very moving. It is also a very sad film, in some ways that the film is hard to watch, but it's still a very important film. The main character, Kwai (Tanuq Hussain) is a young man who has a lot of problems and who is unable to deal with them. He is made to feel ashamed for being different, but he is not like other people. He has a lot of problems, and he tries to get over them. I really liked the scene in which Kwai confronts his friend's parents. Kwai shows a lot of compassion towards them. He is very sweet. Kwai is a very likable character. I think the film has a lot of weaknesses. I think some of the characters are a bit flat. I think Kwai's mother is a bit annoying. But the acting is so good, I think it's all for the best. The screenplay is really good. The cinematography is stunning. The music is great. It is a very important film to see, and it's very important to learn from. I would recommend it. 8/10

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Bryan R.

The story of Ingrid Bergman's life is so well told that there are hardly any flaws. When I read the book I remember thinking how perfect the book was and how much more of it I would love to have seen in the movie. My husband, who read the book with me, said that he loved the book as well, but he wanted more of the movie. And I can totally agree with him. The book was excellent, but I did not want to see a movie that was not about the book. But after reading the book, I loved the movie. It was very well done, very moving, very touching, and very exciting. When Ingrid came out of the hospital I told my husband that the movie was going to be one of my favorites of the year. I am still glad that I waited and I am so glad that the movie was just as good as the book.

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Henry

This is a well-made movie. I did not expect this to be a great movie, but it was. The story is about a young girl who was kidnapped and forced to work as a prostitute. Her life is basically ruined and she is only left with her dreams of a better life. I was very surprised to see that this was based on a true story. The movie is very well-made, with some beautiful shots and some excellent cinematography. The acting is excellent, with all the actors being excellent. The movie is very well-written, with a great story. I recommend this movie to everyone who likes a good story, good acting, and good cinematography. I give this movie an 8 out of 10.

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Kathleen

Having just watched the film, I must admit that I was expecting more from this movie, and while it is no the best film in the world, it is the best film of the year. I will admit that this film has a strong artistic style that many will find boring, but it does have some excellent and powerful scenes, such as the scenes of the slave trader in the slave market and the scene where the women are all lined up and the big slave trader is watching them. I thought the film was beautiful, with a story that was very powerful and emotional. The direction by Barry Jenkins was brilliant and I was not disappointed in the acting. I did think that the acting of the two main leads was just about adequate and the chemistry between the lead actors was very strong. The film was just beautifully shot, with stunning landscapes and the cinematography was very strong. The film has a very powerful message, that has something to say about the situation in Africa, and I would strongly recommend this film to anyone who likes to be moved and entertained.

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Willie Henry

As a white Brit (and I'm a bit surprised that the Oscar went to any actor for a film with a title that literally translates to "white kid of the country") I'm not used to hearing about black British actors in major productions. But these two actors are just fantastic. They can convey so much emotion, and have such a good understanding of the English language. You really do feel for them and they feel for you. They really are the heart and soul of the movie. And I was left feeling so touched by the story that I never wanted to leave the cinema. Great movie.

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Jonathan P.

The movie is a hard one to watch because you are either rooting for the boys or for the girls. The story is well told and well told. The performances are great. Everyone who has seen the movie knows what I mean by that. The movie is based on a true story and I don't know if it was really true or not. I'm sure if you had read the story in the book it would be a little bit different. But there are a lot of things that make it a really good movie. The scenes with the basketball games are a little bit different but its not a bad thing. The one thing that I didn't like is that I think the movie is too slow. But it's not a bad thing. It's just a slow movie. I like it, because it's a good movie that has a good story. So it's better than some other movies that I've seen. So I recommend it to you guys.

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Joan Garza

I'm a fan of the life of Muhammed Ali, a person who was humble and loved the sport of boxing. This movie is about him and his life, but it also shows how he felt as a person and how his love for the sport changed his life. I am so proud of him and how he changed the world.

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Jeremy Simpson

Caste Wars is a smart movie about caste. It's not just about the British and Indians and the Indians and the British. It's a movie about life in India and the caste system. And it's also a movie about the old Indian music. The movie is excellent, because it tells a story about caste, about a revolution, about people's struggle, about people's problems. But it also has an ideal, and it's the ideal of our times. It's the ideal of the first democratic era. It's the ideal of the revolutionary era. It's a great movie. I don't know what the critics said about this movie. It's a good movie, and I recommend it.

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Richard

The film was a bit slow for me. I think I wanted to see more action and less of the drama. I did not like the movie because it was too long. I would have liked it to be shorter.

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Rachel Little

I love watching sports movies and the only sports movie I ever saw was the Olympics. I am a big fan of Tony Robbins and also love movies like the Wolf of Wall Street, Ocean's Eleven and Goodfellas. And with that said, I loved this movie. I think this is the best sports movie ever and definitely worth the money to watch. It was the first time that I went to a sports movie and the only other movie I have seen was the Wolf of Wall Street. And when I left the movie theater, I knew I wanted to see it again. This movie is a really good story about a struggling athlete who falls in love with the world around him. It is so real and the acting was phenomenal. Also the story was really great and I really felt for the characters. I think that this movie is worth seeing and definitely worth the money to watch. If you like sports movies and movies that are really good, you should see this movie.

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Madison Alexander

After the success of "The Black Stallion", the British film industry had to come up with a new hero to celebrate. Enter "The Black Stallion", a film that would be the first of the modern era of British films. "Black Stallion" was a huge success, and it was the first of the "Brits" to make a film that was made for the "Brits". The film is based on the life of the legendary boxer, "Black" Jack Johnson. The film is an amazing achievement in the history of British film. The cast is superb, and the performances are great. I have seen this film about 10 times, and I never tire of it. It is a classic film that deserves to be seen. "Black Stallion" is a movie that everyone should see.

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Arthur

This film is the story of an African American woman who became a successful professional golfer in the 1960s. In the 1970s, she and her husband had a daughter and decided to adopt a child. They decided to adopt a child from the United States and they brought the child to the United States. She became the first African American woman to be awarded the Congressional Gold Medal and the first woman to win the Masters Tournament. She became a national figure in the African American community. This is a film that shows the history of a woman who has become an American icon. The film is very well done and is a great movie to watch. It is a good film to watch with a group of friends. It is a good film to watch with a group of people.