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

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

Sacha Baron Cohen as Borat
Directed by Larry Charles
Produced by Sacha Baron Cohen
Jay Roach
Written by Sacha Baron Cohen
Peter Baynham
Anthony Hines
Dan Mazer
Todd Phillips
Starring Sacha Baron Cohen
Ken Davitian
Luenell
Pamela Anderson
Music by Erran Baron Cohen
Cinematography Luke Geissbuhler
Anthony Hardwick
Editing by Craig Alpert
Peter Teschner
James Thomas
Distributed by 20th Century Fox
Release date(s) United Kingdom Republic of Ireland November 2, 2006
United States Canada November 3, 2006
Running time 84 min.
Country  United States,  United Kingdom
Language English
Budget $18,000,000
Money made $261,471,111
Preceded by Ali G Indahouse
Followed by Bruno

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Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan is a 2006 British-American mockumentary (comedy movie) by English comedian Sacha Baron Cohen. The main character, Borat, is a rude, stupid reporter who interviews famous people and ordinary people. The movie was very popular, but also seen as wrong and offensive by some people. This is because it was seen as anti-semitic (against Jews) and racist (against black people). Sacha Baron Cohen says this is wrong and he is Jewish himself. The movie received negative reactions of Kazakh people and the Goverment, whereas the latter banned actor Sacha Baron Cohen from entering to Kazakhstan for his lifetime.

Plot[change | change source]

The plot of the movie is about Borat and his friend going to America from Kazakhstan to make a movie about America. Borat looks very stupid and ignorant in America. Borat falls in love with Pamela Anderson after seeing her on television in his hotel. He decides to go to see her while making the movie. He meets many people along the way, interviewing them.