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

Living in Katwe, a slum in Kampala, Uganda, is a constant struggle for 10-year-old Phiona, her mother Nakku Harriet and younger members of her family. She and her younger brother help their mother sell maize in the market. She also helps care for her baby brother. Her world changes one day when she meets Robert Katende at a missionary program. Katende coaches soccer and teaches children to play chess at a local center. Curious, Phiona approaches and learns the game. She becomes fascinated with it and soon becomes a top player in the group under Katende's guidance.

Comments about drama «Queen of Katwe» (20)

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Teresa Holland

Though very high on popularity, the Oscar-winning A Woman Called Katwe is a movie that must be seen in the cinema. The story of this movie is a true story of a soccer player who was banned from playing football in the country for being a suspected lesbian. She fights to have the right to play and be recognised as a female. She begins to tell her story to her friends and to her coach. She is brave enough to stand up for what she believes in. A great performance from Bijou Phillips, the director of the movie. She manages to capture the essence of the story in such a way that it is also a great movie to watch.

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Donald

Byrne (Robert De Niro) has been coaching high school soccer for over a decade. His two daughters - the first daughter - has been playing for the local club and as a result the father was not present when the school was playing a game against the opposing team. However, there is a good coach who is always on hand to lend a hand. Robert De Niro plays the coach who wants to see the kids succeed and Brynne's ability to motivate the kids to play for their school is shown as he has this connection with the school and is the man who is best able to get them to play for his school. The other interesting thing about this movie is the film's soundtrack. It is composed by Chicano music legend, Chicano Bob Marley. In the film the music is mostly instrumental and it is definitely a unique thing to see a film with an instrumental soundtrack. The music is very well put together and keeps you involved in the story. The music really creates this feeling of what it is like to be a soccer player and what that means to a person. I am a fan of Chicano music and the film definitely does not fail to capture that. The soundtrack does a good job in conveying that feeling. The soundtrack is worth mentioning because it is one of the best in the film. The film is definitely worth checking out if you like the style of film-making or if you are just interested in watching a good movie. If you are looking for an entertaining movie with a strong story and a good soundtrack, I highly recommend this film. However, I do not recommend this film for those who are looking for a movie to watch on a Saturday night.

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David W.

The movie was so much more than I expected. It was very true to the story of this magnificent hero. It was very moving and I enjoyed every minute of it. The actors were outstanding and I was very happy with the outcome. I don't want to spoil it but I will say that I was very much disappointed with the ending of this movie. It was too short and had too little focus on the women. There were some interesting ideas, but the movie just didn't leave a lot of room for me to think. I will definitely watch it again to try to understand the ending. The movie had an incredible pace and it really seemed like this was an epic movie, especially since it was in black and white. It really did capture the feel of the story and its' important moments. It also had a great soundtrack that really helped to move the movie along. I recommend this movie to everyone and will continue to watch it as I have been going since I was a child. I also would recommend this movie to women who are wondering about becoming a fighter or just want to see a good inspirational movie. It is a movie that truly shows that if you work hard and make the most of your life and what you have, you will be rewarded. It also shows the power of teamwork and the love that one person can have for another. This movie is about a remarkable man, his life and his family. I highly recommend this movie and I look forward to seeing it again and again. I give this movie a 9 out of 10.

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Donald

I did not expect this movie to be as good as it was. I think it was better than some of the other sports movies that I have seen recently. I will admit that I am a big fan of Tony Jaa, and he did a great job. I think this movie was great for people who are not into martial arts, or like action movies. The story line was a little confusing, but you don't really notice. I think the storyline of this movie is worth the wait. This movie was so much better than I thought it would be. I am really happy that it was rated R for some reason. I would definitely recommend this movie to anyone who likes action movies.

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John

I really wanted to like this movie. The problem is I really wanted it to be a good movie. It has a lot of bad points: the villain is absolutely unbearable, the love story is painful to watch, the villain's hero is almost like a weak man. A man who's not afraid to make enemies in order to save his girlfriend. But I really loved this movie. It is a real masterpiece, a masterpiece about friendship and a movie about a people who don't know how to use a sword. It is a great movie about friendship, about bravery and about the power of friendship. It is also a great movie about the life of a boy and his friendship. A great movie about the power of friendship. It is a masterpiece. I want to like this movie but I really don't.

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Melissa

It was wonderful to watch and I think that the whole audience understood it. The movie is very much the same as the book and I think that a lot of the negative reviews were because of that. It was really a wonderful story and I recommend everyone to watch it and be inspired by it. It's based on a true story and the movie depicts the life of John Kruger, the youngest African-American in the history of the world and it is the story of the struggle of a single family to survive in that time. The movie is very moving and that's what I think about it. It's really amazing.

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Brandon R.

I saw this movie last night. I thought it was a great movie, I think the director did a great job. I would definitely recommend it. I don't know why it has such a low rating on IMDb but it was really good. The acting was great, the story was great and it kept you on the edge of your seat. The only reason why I gave this movie a lower rating is because it seemed to be very depressing. But, that doesn't mean that it's a bad movie, just that it is depressing. I am giving this movie a 7 out of 10, because it was really good.

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Susan

Before he was "Daddy's little man" and then "Little Man" Ben Stiller was the kind of guy who wanted to be in some kind of movie. He liked to play with the camera in the way that Woody Allen does. It was a real pleasure to see this on the big screen, and it's easy to see why he became one of the top guys in Hollywood. It's very entertaining to watch him play this role as he does it again and again. This time he's playing the part of an American Indian, Katwe, and he's also very well cast in the lead. He and his team of actors and actresses are quite effective in the way they give a very realistic look to the movie. It's not the kind of movie that you go into thinking you're going to see "a Hollywood film." It's more of a movie about a part of history that happened in the early 1900's. And it's not a happy one either, it's a very dark and gritty one. But it's a good one that you should enjoy. The scenes between Ben Stiller and his mother, June Squibb, are pretty funny and the scenes between Stiller and his father are also very good. The scenes between the two are very well written. They're very interesting and well acted. And the scenes between Stiller and his Indian girlfriend, Kay Lenz, are also very good. They're also very entertaining to watch. The scenes between them are also very well written. There's also one other really good scene that I enjoyed very much. It's between Stiller and his daughter, Abby, and it's a scene that really shows the father-son relationship. It's very well written, and the scene is very entertaining to watch. Overall, this is a very entertaining movie that will please many different audiences. The storyline is very well written and the movie is also very well acted. But it's also a movie that will make you laugh, and you'll probably end up crying, as well. It's also a movie that will make you feel good. The acting is also very good and the movie is very entertaining. It's also very entertaining and it's very good to watch. This movie is really well worth seeing, and I highly recommend that you see it. It's a great movie that I would rate with a high score. It's definitely one of the best movies I've seen in a long time. It's not a movie that you should watch if you have nothing else to do. But if you do have something else to do, then by all means, see it. I highly recommend that you see this movie. It's a great movie, and I would rate it with a high score.

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Phillip Weaver

I have seen this movie a few times and never forgot the scene with "Lara's" suicide. And the few scenes where they are with her father and her brother. It's not that the movie was bad, it's just a pity the actress (Miriam Margolyes) who is not that talented at all to make the whole movie believable. I think the movie had a good cast, but I think it could have been better. This is a movie for every teenager, so I think the movie should have been rated R. The only thing I can think of that could have been improved is the ending.

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Scott Burton

From what I can gather, this movie is about the tragedy of West Africa in the 1940s, and how an incredible amount of courage and perseverance on the part of a few Africans, along with a degree of luck, was instrumental in helping to bring about the abolition of the slave trade. The movie is very well made. The acting is very good. It is the story of how this community came together to overcome the insurmountable obstacles to bring about the abolition of slavery. It is based on an account by the late Prof. Wali Warie, who lived in West Africa during the Great War and worked with the British during the war. I enjoyed the movie very much and was very impressed by the acting. I would definitely recommend this movie.

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Steven

Just came back from watching this movie and I really enjoyed it. The movie has a very good story line and good characters. It is not over acted nor is it too predictable. I thought the plot was good and it really showed us the real history of the Nakba. I would recommend it for any one that has not seen this movie and if you have seen it, please let me know what you think. Just for the record I was born in Israel and I know the Nakba very well. The characters are not perfect but they are very well played. This movie is based on true events and is based on history. This movie is definitely not for all. However if you like a good story, lots of action and a great character development and history I would say go ahead and watch it. It is worth watching for anyone.

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Ann

I was bored to death and very tired after a couple of hours of watching this movie. I did not like the film. I thought that this was a movie that was about Katrina's heartbreak, but it was not. It was about the big awards, the popularity of the movie and the story behind the movie. After seeing the movie, I felt like that it was a movie about a woman's heartbreak and that was it. I was disappointed with the movie. This movie was for the people that like real life stories. I was also disappointed with the big performances of the actresses. Some of them were good and some of them were good, but the performances of them did not help this movie to a good rating. I think that this movie is not for the whole family. I think that it is a good movie for those who likes a good heart-breaking movie. For me, I gave it a 7 out of 10.

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Ryan F.

The film revolves around the life of Idris Elba, who is the best footballer in the world at that time, and the life of his famous rival, David Oyelowo, who was the first black footballer to play in the Premier League. At the start of the film, Elba is playing in the Championship with Bradford and has a great career in football. At the end of the film, Elba is living with his wife and children in London, but has not played a game in a long time. Oyelowo is also a footballer and plays in the Premier League and has a great career. In the film, the two were rivals and both ended up leaving their teams in the Premier League, but not before they had a great friendship. Oyelowo was sent to prison for 5 years for a manslaughter and the story was that he was sent there because he used to beat up a black kid. Oyelowo was also sent to prison for raping a female neighbour and had to serve 8 years in prison. Oyelowo was then sent to prison for another manslaughter and served 8 years in prison. Oyelowo was also sent to prison for an attempted murder and was serving 8 years in prison. In the film, the two friends are sent to prison together, but not for very long. In the end, Oyelowo is sent to prison and is serving 12 years. Elba is sent to prison for a very short period of time for a drug offence. In the end, Elba is sent to prison for 8 years. Overall, this is a very good film. It is a story about a friendship and the friendship between two men. The story is good, the performances are good, and the film is an entertaining film. 7/10 Bethany Cox

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Carl Diaz

Malcolm X was a very controversial and controversial movie. This movie is very different from Malcolm X. This movie is based on a true story of how Malcolm X became a black man. It was very controversial to show how he became black, it was a very difficult time in the history of Africa. The movie is more about the life of Malcolm X and his struggles in this period in the history of Africa. In the movie it is not a serious movie, it is more about his life than his actions. This movie was a very important movie and I think it is one of the best movies I have ever seen.

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Wayne Andrews

A South African girl from the country of her birth falls in love with a British boy. Though the story is a bit different, it does not matter as much as the story itself. It is what the director and writer of this film has done that makes it so special. The acting is great and the writing is excellent. It is probably one of the best movies I have seen in the past few years and it is one of the best I have seen in the last five years. This movie has a great message and a great story to tell. I would recommend this movie to anyone who is in the mood for a good story and great acting. The characters are great, the story is great and it is definitely worth watching.

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Nancy R.

The movie is based on the book 'Mafune' by Ahmad F. Yahia, in which the character of Ghafur is played by Omar Sharif. The film is based on the novel 'Khayber-e-Hadith' by the same author. The movie starts from the beginning of the reign of King Ashraf, a young student of law (Abu Talib) to the execution of the prophet of Islam. There are a lot of references to the life of the Prophet (p). It is very possible to predict the plot of the movie, but it is not too easy. There are very few parallels to the life of the Prophet Muhammad (p) which is a very difficult task to do. The only way that the movie is easy is the brilliant performance of Omar Sharif. He is one of the most underrated actors of the world. He has done many outstanding performances, such as: Sultan of Oman, Al-Zubair, Egypt and many others. All the scenes with the Prophet Muhammad (p) were very inspiring. But there is one thing that the movie is lacking, and it is the dramatic and emotional scenes. Most of the scenes are very subtle and could be easily missed by the audience. The movie could have been much more dramatic. It is a shame that the movie did not come out with a more powerful ending. Omar Sharif deserves much praise for his fantastic performance and for doing a good job in the first movie. It is a shame that he was not given the same kind of credit in the second movie.

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Sarah

You know when you are in a bad mood and you have nothing to do, and you watch a movie and you think 'this is going to be great', but when you watch it the next day, you realise it's not that good, and you think it should have been better. This movie is like that. The first half of the movie was decent. The middle was really slow and boring, and then the movie went full on. It was a complete reversal of the first half, and the second half was even worse. It was a movie that you didn't know what was going to happen, and you just had to guess. Even when the movie ended, you couldn't stop thinking about it. I was very disappointed. I would have really liked the movie to end on a better note. Overall, I would give it a 4 out of 10, because it's not a horrible movie, but it could have been much better. I would say watch the movie and you will see why.

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Russell

When the political regime in South Africa (which actually controlled much of the country's land) was overthrown in apartheid, a bunch of people decided to fight back. When the country became free, they had to find new ways of defending themselves. And they did. They developed the famous Katwe Province (population: about 20,000) into a pre-eminent force of resistance, along with the help of a number of famous African-American leaders. The story is a little bit like a history lesson, with some historical inaccuracies (aside from a few specific facts). Nevertheless, it's still a compelling story that the storytellers could have done a lot better with. The movie is directed by Sami Hayek, who previously made the great film "A Time To Kill". If you're looking for an entertaining, well-told story with great performances and decent production values, you'll find it here.

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Christina A.

It's easy to take this film for what it is. A fun sport movie with a bunch of really cool fight scenes and a deep story. The problem with this film is that it's so heavy handed. It's obvious that it wants to be an inspirational film and it really tries hard to achieve that, but it comes off as a bit forced. And it feels like it doesn't do much of anything. I mean, there are many movies where they use the classic "protect the people" philosophy, but they do it in a way that you can actually care about what happens to the characters. Katwe is this fighter that you can't really care about, he's just there to make a profit and to win fights. But that's the problem. He's not the only character in the film, there's also the Haitian player, the Km-1 champion, the teenage girl, the brother, the coach, the family. The entire cast is there, but they all have little parts. It doesn't really help that the performances are a bit lackluster. It's very hard to see any of the characters, and the performances are all pretty bad. When you think about it, all the characters are pretty bland. It doesn't help that the story is pretty basic. The story is centered around Katwe, a Haitian teenager who's trying to go pro in the sport of karate, but gets bullied by his own team. The story ends with him moving to America, where he gets to be part of the team and train with a famous coach. He ends up having a bit of an epiphany, but he's not the main character. It's hard to care about his growth, and when you see him moving to America, you don't really care what happens to him. In the end, the story is about a person who has to leave his country for the big time, but he doesn't seem to really understand why he did that. In the end, the story is really shallow and one dimensional, and I was left feeling pretty disinterested. Overall, it's not a terrible film, but it's not great either. It's not groundbreaking and it's not as deep as it wants to be. It's definitely worth checking out, but don't expect a great movie.

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James Austin

The movie is based on the true story of a male athlete who is not satisfied with the sports he is playing. I enjoyed watching the movie and enjoyed watching the rivalry between men from different walks of life. It is a well made movie. The actors did a good job in portraying the personalities of each character.