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Who Killed Captain Alex? (2010)

Not Rated | | Action, Comedy, Crime | 1 March 2015 (USA)
Uganda's president gives Captain Alex the mission to defeat the Tiger Maffia, but Alex gets killed in the process. Upon hearing the tragic news, his brother investigates to avenge Alex.

Director:

Nabwana I.G.G.

Writer:

Nabwana I.G.G.
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Kakule William Kakule William ... Captain Alex
Kakule Wilson Kakule Wilson ... Alex
Sserunya Ernest Sserunya Ernest ... Richard
G. Puffs G. Puffs ... Puffs
Kavubu Muhammed Kavubu Muhammed ... Sergeant
Kasumba Isma Kasumba Isma ... Lieutenant
Faizat Muhammed Faizat Muhammed ... Natasha
Bisaso Dauda Bisaso Dauda ... Rock
Nakyambadde Prossy Nakyambadde Prossy ... Ritah
Ssenkugu Swaib Ssenkugu Swaib ... Sniper
Kizito Africa Kizito Africa ... Modulator
Kaggwa Bonny Kaggwa Bonny ... Minister
Musomesa Lukyamuzi Musomesa Lukyamuzi ... Lukyamuzi
Kyaka Sophie Kyaka Sophie ... News Reporter
Naluwooza Jackie Naluwooza Jackie ... News Reporter
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Storyline

A mafia leader's brother is captured in a shootout, prompting a revenge attack on the army camp. But when troop leader Captain Alex is killed during a raid, a violent war escalates between the two sides. The captain's brother takes matters into his own hands, while mafia henchmen take to the skies to bomb Kampala. Narrated with energy and wit by 'Video Joker' Emmie, ultra-low budget thriller Who Killed Captain Alex became an international viral sensation when its trailer first hit YouTube. Self-taught film-maker Nabwana Isaac Godfrey Geoffrey produced, directed, shot, wrote and edited the film from his home in the slums of Uganda (a.k.a 'Wakaliwood') for under $200. Written by Phoenix Fry

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Uganda's First Action-packed Movie! See more »


Certificate:

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Trivia

Ramon Film Productions takes its name from the three most important women in filmmaker I.G.G. Nabwana's life: his first daughter and paternal grandmother, both named Rachel, and his maternal grandmother, Monica. See more »

Quotes

Captain Alex: I hate bathing. A soldier should only be naked around other soldiers. It's natural.
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Crazy Credits

VJ Emmie returns after the credits to promote some upcoming Wakaliwood productions. See more »

Connections

Featured in PWN: Who Killed Captain Alex?: PWN #40 (2019) See more »

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Kiss from a Rose
Written by Seal
Performed by Inishkea
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Captain Alex
24 February 2017 | by sambass-31702See all my reviews

This movie has so much heart, and it is amazing to see people in such a dangerous, sad country spend time to make this. Sure, it's not a AAA movie starring Leonardo DiCaprio, but it is amazing for what it is. Look at this as a project for someone who has a passion for movies, but has the misfortune to not to make the best. This movie is hilarious, action- packed, and just great. I recommend this movie to anyone who wants a good laugh. This movie is a good inspiration for anyone who just wants to make a movie.


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Official Sites:

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Country:

Uganda

Language:

Swahili | English

Release Date:

1 March 2015 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Who Killed Captain Alex? See more »

Filming Locations:

Kampala, Uganda

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Budget:

$200 (estimated)
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital (Stereo)

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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