PG-13 | | Comedy
To improve its relations with Muslim countries, the United States government sends comedian Albert Brooks to south Asia to write a report on what makes followers of Islam laugh.
Sony Pictures Classics was originally going to distribute the film in the USA but chose not to, citing controversy over the film's title, which they wanted to change. Warner Independent Pictures then picked up the film for US distribution.
Fred Dalton Thompson:
The President, as you know, has a pretty darn good sense of humor.
Indian General is wearing Pakistani uniform.
Arabic, Hindi, English
$429,223 22 January 2006