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.
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.
- Larry Charles
- 3 min
Example in the movie is the doctor (Aasif Mandvi) tells a patient that he has an "HIV-Aladeen". In Wadiya, Aladeen addresses the nation about the enriching weapons made in uranium to be use in peaceful purposes like in medical use.
May 16, 2012 · The Dictator Critics Consensus. Wildly uneven but consistently provocative, The Dictator is a decent entry in the poli-slapstick comedy genre.
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The Dictator The Republic of Wadiya is ruled by an eccentric and oppressive leader named Hafez Aladeen. Aladeen is summoned to New York to a UN assembly to address concerns about his country's nuclear weapons program, but the trip goes awry.
Directed by Charles Chaplin. With Charles Chaplin, Paulette Goddard, Jack Oakie, Reginald Gardiner. Dictator Adenoid Hynkel tries to expand his empire while a poor Jewish barber tries to avoid persecution from Hynkel's regime.
- Charles Chaplin
The Great Dictator is a 1940 American political satire comedy-drama film written, directed, produced, scored by, and starring British comedian Charlie Chaplin, following the tradition of many of his other films.
- $2 million (US$36,760,766 in 2019 dollars)
- October 15, 1940 (New York City), December 11, 1940 (London)
- Charlie Chaplin
- Charlie Chaplin, Meredith Willson