Starring: Sacha Baron Cohen, Anna Faris, Ben Kingsley & Jason Mantzoukas
Screenplay by Sacha Baron Cohen & Alec Berg & David Mandel & Jeff Schaffer
Directed by Larry Charles

When a cruel African dictator is usurped by a conniving advisor with a body double, he must befriend a liberal activist in order to reclaim his position and ensure his country is not turned into a democracy and subsequently exploited by oil companies.


Cohen’s bag of tricks
is lighter, but he still has
some cards up his sleeve.

Grade: B


c2012
By Daniel J. Hoag
The Dictator is now playing in theaters nationwide.
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1645170/

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