The Dictator is a 2012 political satire comedy film co-written by and starring Sacha Baron Cohen as his fourth feature film in a leading role. The film is directed by Larry Charles, who previously directed Baron Cohen's mockumentaries Borat and Brüno.https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Dictator_(2012_film)
May 16, 2012 · Directed by Larry Charles. With Sacha Baron Cohen, Anna Faris, John C. Reilly, Ben Kingsley. The heroic story of a dictator who risked his life to ensure that democracy would never come to the country he so lovingly oppressed.
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The Dictator is a 2012 political satire comedy film co-written by and starring Sacha Baron Cohen as his fourth feature film in a leading role. The film is directed by Larry Charles, who previously directed Baron Cohen's mockumentaries Borat and Brüno.
The Dictator Critics Consensus. Wildly uneven but consistently provocative, The Dictator is a decent entry in the poli-slapstick comedy genre.
The creators and star of Borat bring you the hilarious comedy about what happens when the worldʼs worst dictator comes to America. Stuck in New York and stripped of his power, Aladeen (Sacha Baron...
The Dictator was one of Sacha Baron Cohen’s funniest movies. He plays the fictional Arab dictator Admiral General Haffaz Aladeen of the country of Wadiya in North Africa. He is an idiot but a very dangerous one.
- Bashar al-Assad. As the successor to his father, Hafez, Bashar al-Assad has continued with his father's brutal rule of Syria. (1965–)
- Kim Jong-un. Kim Jong-un became the supreme leader of North Korea in 2011, succeeding his father Kim Jong-il.
- Joseph Stalin. Joseph Stalin ruled the Soviet Union for more than two decades, instituting a reign of death and terror while modernizing Russia and helping to defeat Nazism.
- Fidel Castro. Fidel Castro orchestrated the Cuban Revolution and was the head of Cuba's government until 2008. (c. 1926–2016)
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Official trailer for The Dictator, Watch it here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hymMG0ug6xs http://www.RepublicOfWadiya.com http://www.Facebook.com/Republi...
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A dictator is a political leader who possesses absolute power. A dictatorship is a state ruled by one dictator or by a small clique. The word originated as the title of a magistrate in the Roman Republic appointed by the Senate to rule the republic in times of emergency (see Roman dictator and justitium).
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- Expand your power base through nepotism and corruption. This is not just a tactic adopted in third world countries. Scandals like Bridgegate, Koreagate, Monicagate and Watergate demonstrate that the powerful will always find ways to abuse their privileges.
- Instigate a monopoly on the use of force to curb public protest. Dictators cannot survive for long without disarming the people and buttering up the military.
- Curry favour by providing public goods efficiently and generously. Benevolent dictatorship was practised by Lee Kuan Yew, prime minister of Singapore for 31 years.
- Get rid of your political enemies... ... or, more cleverly, embrace them in the hope that the bear hug will neutralize them. Zimbabwe’s former dictator Mugabe abandoned the unpopular practice of murdering political rivals and instead bribed them, with political office, for their support.