R | | Comedy
The heroic story of a dictator who risked his life to ensure that democracy would never come to the country he so lovingly oppressed.
Sacha Baron Cohen attended The 84th Annual Academy Awards (2012) in character and full costume as Aladeen, accompanied by his "virgin guards". While giving an interview on the red carpet to an unsuspecting Ryan Seacrest he brandished an urn he claimed to contain the remains of deceased North Korean dictator Jong-Il Kim. Cohen... ...
Hey average American shopper! If you give me your clothes I will make a sizable donation in your name to Al Qaeda!
During the Gotham Helicopter tours scene, the view from the windows show that the helicopter flies over the same river about 3 times randomly between shots.
Extra scenes during the end credits, including making-of moments.
English, Hebrew, Arabic
$17,435,092 (USA) (20 May 2012)