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Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan

2006 Comedy

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.

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

Language

English

Cast

Sacha Baron Cohen
as Borat Sagdiyev
Ken Davitian
as Azamat Bagatov
Luenell
as Luenell
Pamela Anderson
as Herself
Bob Barr
as Himself
Alan Keyes
as Himself
Carole De Saram
as Herself
Mitchell Falk
as Prime Minister of Kazakhstan

Awards

Oscar nomination for Best Writing, Adapted Screenplay Sacha Baron Cohen

Lists

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