About

Kazakh journalist Borat Sagdiyev travels to America to make a documentary. As he zigzags across the nation, Borat meets real people in real situations with hysterical consequences. His backwards behavior generates strong reactions around him exposing prejudices and hypocrisies in American culture.

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Directed by

Larry Charles

Written by

Sacha Baron Cohen (Screenplay)
Anthony Hines (Screenplay)
Peter Baynham (Screenplay)
Dan Mazer (Screenplay)
Todd Phillips (Story)

Runtime

82 minutes

Country

United States of America, United Kingdom

Language

English

Tagline

Come to Kazakhstan, it's nice!

Cast

Keywords

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Photos

Lists

#99 on The 21st Century Most Acclaimed Films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

Awards

Oscar nomination for Best Writing, Adapted Screenplay Sacha Baron Cohen